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Wilmington Traffic Alerts
Road Closed on US-421 In Wilmington
Cape Fear Public Utility Authority will be installing a 24 inch sewer line. All lanes will be closed.
DETOUR: US421 (3rd Street/Burnett Boulevard)
Start: April 25, 2014, 5:00 pm / End:April 28, 2014, 2:00 am / Updated: April 16, 2014, 9:04 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, 5:00 am / End:April 30, 2018, 5:00 am / Updated: April 9, 2014, 5:08 am
Lane Closed on US-74 Near Wilmington
Traffic control will be in the eastbound lanes for the Tri-Span Race.
Start: July 12, 2014, 5:00 am / End:July 12, 2014, 7:30 am / Updated: April 8, 2014, 7:09 am
Lane Closed on US-17 Near Wilmington
Traffic control will be in the southbound lanes for the Tri-Span Race.
Start: July 12, 2014, 5:00 am / End:July 12, 2014, 7:30 am / Updated: April 8, 2014, 7:07 am
Lanes Closed on US-421 In Carolina Beach
Traffic on the Snow's Cut Bridge will be shifted into a new traffic pattern placing all traffic into one lane northbound and one lane southbound to allow for bridge rehabilitation work.  This is part of an ongoing project.
Start: October 1, 2013, 4:00 am / End:April 30, 2014, 4:00 pm / Updated: March 31, 2014, 1:14 pm
Congestion on SR-1300 Near Wilmington
The Great Glow Run even route is on this road. Participants will be on this road and may cause congestion.
Start: April 26, 2014, 6:00 pm / End:April 26, 2014, 9:00 pm / Updated: March 19, 2014, 11:30 am
Congestion on SR-1352 Near Wilmington
The Great Glow Run even route is on this road. Participants will be on this road and may cause congestion.
Start: April 26, 2014, 6:00 pm / End:April 26, 2014, 9:00 pm / Updated: March 19, 2014, 11:28 am
Lane Closed on US-421 In Wilmington
Bridge deck repairs taking place.
Start: March 31, 2014, 4:00 pm / End:July 1, 2014, 4:00 am / Updated: March 18, 2014, 2:21 pm
Congestion on US-421 In Carolina Beach
Participants of the Carolina Beach Double Sprint Triathlon will be crossing this road at Lake Drive. Law enforcement will be holding traffic intermittently.
Start: May 11, 2014, 5:15 am / End:May 11, 2014, 8:30 am / Updated: March 18, 2014, 1:43 pm
Road Closed on SR-1573 In Carolina Beach
This road will be closed between Atlanta Avenue and the Kure Beach town limits near 7th Avenue due to the Carolina Beach Double Sprint Triathlon.
Start: May 11, 2014, 4:00 am / End:May 11, 2014, 7:00 am / Updated: March 18, 2014, 1:39 pm
Road Closed on SR-1209 In Wilmington
This road will be closed between Oleander Driver and Sterling Place until 9:15am and the northbound right turn lane into the Independence Mall will be closed until 10:30am due to the OrthoWilmington 5K.
Start: May 17, 2014, 4:30 am / End:May 17, 2014, 8:30 am / Updated: March 18, 2014, 7:31 am
source: North Carolina DOT

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