Roadway Projects

NCDOT

Project: Cape Fear Crossing (formerly Cape Fear Skyway)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Environmental & Design Studies

This project, a 9.5 mile proposed road from U.S.17 in Brunswick County to U.S. 421 in Wilmington, includes a new bridge over the Cape Fear River. For more information, please visit NCDOT’s project page here.

Project Hotline: (800) 233-6315

Project Files:
Cape Fear Crossing Project Map
Cape Fear Crossing Detailed Study Alternatives
Project: Carolina Beach Road Improvements (U-5790)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2024

This project will widen US421/Carolina Beach Road from NC132/College Road to Sanders Road and include intersection improvements at US421/Carolina Beach Road & NC132/College Road. Right of Way FY2022; Construction FY2024

Project Files:
Public Meeting Map
Project: Carolina Beach Road Streetscape (U-5729)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2020

This project will upgrade US421/Carolina Beach Road from US421/Burnett Boulevard to US117/Shipyard Boulevard.

Project Files:
Public Workshop Map
Project: Castle Hayne Road Widening (U-5863)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2024

This project will widen Castle-Hayne Road from I-140/Wilmington Bypass to Division Drive.

Project Files:
Alternative 1 Map 1
Alternative 1 Map 2
Alternative 1 Map 3
Alternative 3 Map 1
Alternative 3 Map 2
Alternative 3 Map 3
Project: College Road & Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway Interchange (U-5792)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2024

This project will construct an interchange improvement at US117/College Road & US74/Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. Right of Way FY2022, Construction FY2024

Project Files:
Public Workshop Map
Project: College Road Improvements (U-5704)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2024

This project will install access management and travel time savings improvements on College Road from Wilshire Bouleverad to US117/Shipyard Boulevard and include an interchange at US76/Oleander Drive. Right of Way FY2022; Construction FY2024

Project Files:
Public Meeting Map
Project: Eastwood Road & Market Street Interchange
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction February 2020

Right of Way: October 2018; Construction February 2020

Project: Eastwood Road & Military Cutoff Road Intersection Improvements (U-5710)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction April 2020

This project will construct an intersection improvement to increase capacity and mobility at US74/Eastwood Road & Military Cutoff Road.

Project Files:
Public Hearing Map
Project: Hampstead Bypass (R-3300)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction to begin late 2020

This project will construct a multi-lane facility on new location as an alternate and parallel route to US 17 between Porters Neck and north of Hampstead.

The first section would extend from the US 17 Wilmington Bypass to NC 210. This section is funded for design only in the current STIP.

The second section would extend from NC210 to north of Hampstead. This section is funded for construction in the current STIP.

NCDOT’S project page

Project Files:
Official Adopted Corridor Map
Final Compiled Maps
Project: Independence Boulevard Extension (U-4434)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2025

This project will construct a roadway on new location from Randall Parkway to US74/Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. Right of Way to begin FY2022, Construction FY2025.

NCDOT’s project page

Project Files:
Project Area Map
Study Area Map 1
Study Area Map 2
Project: Isabelle Holmes Bridge Flyovers (U-5731)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2022

This project will construct an interchange improvement at US421 and the Isabelle Holmes Bridge on Eagles Island. Right of Way FY2019, Construction FY2022.

Project Files:
Vicinity Map
Project: Kerr Avenue Widening: Phase I (U-3338B)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Completion November 2018

This project will widen North & South Kerr Avenue between Martin Luther King, Jr. Parkway and Patrick Avenue. The widened roadway will include four travel lanes, bicycle lanes, a landscaped median and and sidewalks. The bicycle lanes and sidewalks will be funded by the City of Wilmington.

Project Files:
Preliminary Plans: Aug 2011
Adopted Corridor Map
Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase II (U-4902B)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction December 2020

This project will install a median along Market Street (US 17 Business) between CSX Railroad to Cinema Drive; Jacksonville Street to College Road.

Project Files:
Design - Public Meeting Map
Project Location Map
Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase III (U-4902C)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction December 2020

This project will install a median along Market Street (US 17 Business) between College Road to Station Road.

Project Files:
Intersection Alternatives Diagram
Alternative 1 Map
Alternative 2 Map
Alternative 3 Map
Project Location Map
Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase IV (U-4902D)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction October 2018

This project will install a median along Market Street (US 17 Business) from Middle Sound Loop Road to Mendenhall Drive/Marsh Oaks Drive.

Project Files:
Project Location Map
Project: Market Street Road Diet
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2025

This project will work within the existing pavement width to reduce the number of vehicular travel lanes, add a median and add bicycle lanes between 17th Street and Colonial Drive.

Project: Military Cutoff Road Extension (U-4751)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Completion: April 2022

The project will extend Military Cutoff Road north from its current terminus at Market Street to the US17 Wilmington Bypass.

NCDOT project page. 

Project Files:
2011 Revised Corridor Map
Design Public Meeting Map
Detail Public Meeting Map
Project: South Front Street Widening (U-5734)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction 2023

This project will widen US421/Front Street from the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge to US421/Carolina Beach Road. Right of Way FY2021, Construction FY2023.

Project: US17 Superstreet (U-5732)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Right Of Way

This project will install a median and intersection modifications along US17 in Hampstead between Washington Acres Road and Sloop Point Loop Road. Construction will follow after the completion of the Hampstead Bypass.

STBG

Project: Wrightsville Ave/Greenville Ave Intersection Improvements
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Right of Way

The project consists of the construction of intersection re-alignment improvements at Wrightsville Avenue/Greenville Avenue including bike lanes and sidewalks along Greenville Avenue from Wrightsville Avenue to Hinton Avenue.

Project Files:
Wrightsville Ave/Greenville Ave Map

City Of Wilmington

Project: 2014 Transportation Bond Initiative
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: See Link Below

City of Wilmington’s 2014 Transportation Bond projects. 

Project: City of Wilmington’s 5-Year Improvement Plan
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: See Link Below

5-Year Improvement Plan