Wilmington, NC Traffic and Road Conditions
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Wilmington Traffic Alerts
Lane Closed on US-421 Near Wilmington
The North Carolina Department of Transportation will have intermittent lane closures on Third Street (Us-421) between Greenfield Street and Wooster Street (Eastbound US 74/76) in New Hanover County beginning Monday May 11, 2015 at 8:00pm until 6:00am nightly until June 11, 2015 for milling and resurfacing, weather permitting. This is for repair and rehabilitation of the existing pavement. There will be a milling operation and replacement with new pavement.
Start: May 12, 2015, 12:00 am / End:June 11, 2015, 10:00 am / Updated: May 7, 2015, 8:49 pm
Lanes Closed on US-421 In Wilmington
The North Carolina Department of Transportation will begin milling and resurfacing 1 of 5 lanes on May 26th through June 26 nightly at 8:00 pm until 6:00 am with weather permitting. The Department will have intermittent lane closures from West Lake Shore Drive to Independence Boulevard. The benefit of the work is the existing pavement is in need of repair and rehabilitation. The milling will remove the damaged and deteriorated pavement and replace it with new pavement. There will be no on street parking during this work and towing will be enforced.
Start: May 27, 2015, 12:00 am / End:June 26, 2015, 10:00 am / Updated: May 20, 2015, 11:50 am
Road Closed on SR-2169 In Wilmington
Beginning Tuesday, April 15, 2014 SR-2169 Fredrickson Road will be permanently closed to thru traffic due to the construction of the Wilmington Bypass-R2633BB. Access to Fredrickson Road will be made using Sutton Lake Road (SR-2145).
Start: April 15, 2014, 11:00 am / End:April 30, 2018, 11:00 am / Updated: August 20, 2014, 12:30 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1627 In Wilmington
DETOUR: Take Hwy 74 West to Hwy 421, take Hwy 421 South to Hwy 17 Bus, and take Hwy 17 Bus East.
Start: April 13, 2015, 11:00 am / End:April 1, 2016, 9:00 pm / Updated: March 11, 2015, 6:16 pm
Lanes Closed on SR-1492 In Myrtle Grove
Construction - Widening Lanes on Myrtle Grove Road from Masonboro Loop Road to Carolina Beach Road (US-421)
Start: May 26, 2015, 1:00 pm / End:May 30, 2015, 10:00 pm / Updated: May 22, 2015, 9:31 pm
Congestion on NC-133 In Castle Hayne
NCDOT will start construction on the Castle Hayne Roundabout Monday Nov 10, 2014. Initial work will consist of erosion control and minimal widening to accomodate the on-site traffic shift that will allow work to be done outside of the travel lanes for most of the project. Motorists will be advised IN ADVANCE of ON-SITE detours via message signs.
Start: November 10, 2014, 2:00 pm / End:July 1, 2015, 3:59 am / Updated: November 6, 2014, 9:52 pm
Lane Narrowed on I-140 North West of Wilmington
Expansion joint replacement is needed due to normal wear and deterioration of the bridge structure.
Start: June 2, 2015, 11:00 am / End:June 5, 2015, 9:00 pm / Updated: May 20, 2015, 2:43 pm
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