Roadway Projects

NCDOT

Project: Cape Fear Crossing (formerly Cape Fear Skyway)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Pending Draft Environmental Impact Statement

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: Right of Way In Progress, Anticipated Let Date FY2023

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 FY2026

This project will construct an interchange improvement at US117/College Road & US74/Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. Right of Way FY2024, Construction FY2026

Project Files:
Public Workshop Map
Project: College Road Improvements (U-5704)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2026

This project will install access management and travel time savings improvements on College Road from Wilshire Boulevard to US117/Shipyard Boulevard and include an interchange at US76/Oleander Drive. Right of Way FY2023, Construction FY2026

Project Files:
Public Meeting Map
Project: Eastwood Road & Market Street Interchange (U-4902C)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Right of Way

This project is part of the third phase of the Market Street Access Management Improvements. Right of way acquisition is in progress, anticipated let date FY2024.

Project: Eastwood Road & Military Cutoff Road Intersection Improvements (U-5710)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Right of Way In Progress, Anticipated Let Date FY2023

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: Gordon Road Widening (U-6202)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated Right of Way FY2025

This project will widen Gordon Road to four lanes between Market Street (US17 Business) and I-40.

Project: Hampstead Bypass (R-3300)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Right of Way

This project will construct a multi-lane facility on new location as an alternate and parallel route to US17 between Porters Neck and north of Hampstead.

The first section would extend from the US17 Wilmington Bypass to NC 210. The anticipated let date for this section is FY2023.

The second section would extend from NC210 to north of Hampstead. The anticipated let date for this section is FY2021.

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 FY2024

This project will construct an interchange improvement at US421 and the Isabelle Holmes Bridge on Eagle Island. Right of Way FY2020, Construction FY2024.

Project Files:
Vicinity Map
Project: Kerr Avenue Extension (U-6201)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2027

This project will extend Kerr Avenue from Wrightsville Avenue to US76/Oleander Drive. Right of way FY2025, anticipated let date FY2027.

Project: Market Street Access Management Improvements: Phase II (U-4902B)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Right of Way In Progress, Anticipated Let Date FY2025

This project will install a median along Market Street (US17 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: Right of Way In Progress, Anticipated Let Date FY2024

This project will install a median along Market Street (US17 Business) between College Road and 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: Under Construction

This project will install a median along Market Street (US17 Business) from Middle Sound Loop Road to Mendenhall Drive/Marsh Oaks Drive.

Project Files:
Project Location Map
Project: Military Cutoff Road Extension (U-4751)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Under Construction

This 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: NC132/College Road Access Management & Travel Time Improvements (U-5702A)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2026

This project includes access management and travel time improvements along NC132/College Road between New Centre Drive and US117/Shipyard Boulevard. Right of way acquisition FY2023, anticipated let date FY2026.

Project: NC132/College Road Access Management & Travel Time Improvements (U-5702B)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated Right of Way FY2025

This project includes access management and travel time improvements along NC132/College Road between US117/Shipyard Boulevard and US421/Carolina Beach Road.

Project: NC132/College Road Improvements (U-5881)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2028

This project will upgrade NC132/College Road between Gordon Road and New Centre Drive. Right of way FY2025, anticipated let date FY2028.

Project: NC133 at 23rd Street Roundabout (U-5954)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2024

This project will construct a roundabout at NC133/Castle Hayne Road and N. 23rd Street. Right of way acquisition FY2022, anticipated let date FY2024.

Project: South Front Street Widening (U-5734)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2028

This project will widen US421/Front Street from the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge to US421/Carolina Beach Road. Right of way acquisition FY2025, anticipated let date FY2028.

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.

Project: US76/Oleander Drive & Greenville Loop Road/Greenville Avenue Intersection Upgrade (U-6128)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated Right of Way FY2029

This project includes dual lefts at the intersection of US76/Oleander Drive and Greenville Loop Road/Greenville Avenue.

Project: Wilmington Citywide Signal System Upgrade (U-6199)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Anticipated Let Date FY2027

This project will upgrade the City of Wilmington’s citywide signal system.

STBG

Project: City of Wilmington Traffic Signal Preemption – Phase II (U-6235)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Planning

This project will install traffic preemption equipment at an additional 50 locations throughout the City of Wilmington and GPS devices on fire apparatus.

Project: City of Wilmington Traffic Signal Preemption -Phase I (U-5534T)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Installation FY2020

This project will install traffic preemption equipment at 27 locations throughout the City of Wilmington and GPS devices on fire apparatus.

Project: US421 & Hamlet Avenue Traffic Signal and Pedestrian Improvements (U-6233)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Design

This project includes the installation of a new traffic signal and improvements to pedestrian accommodations at the intersection of US421 (Lake Park Boulevard) and Hamlet Avenue in Carolina Beach.

Project: West Salisbury Street Streetscape Project (U-6236)
Project Type: Roadway Projects
Status: Construction FY2020

This project includes sidewalk widening, revised parking spaces, ADA ramps and signalized crosswalks, sharrows, additional pavement markings, and bicycle racks along West Salisbury Street between the Banks Channel waterway bridge and North Lumina Avenue in Wrightsville Beach.

Project: Wrightsville Ave/Greenville Ave Intersection Improvements (U-5534C)
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