Projects that fall in this category are, in most cases, complete. NCDOT has created a library of their Web sites to provide access to information on each project's history. Because the sites are no longer updated, the contact information and other materials may not be current.

Cape Fear Crossing
Cape Fear Crossing
New location roadway south of Wilmington, including a bridge over the Cape Fear River, from US 17 Bypass to US 421.

Project Completion: 2015

Garden Parkway
Garden Parkway
The North Carolina Turnpike Authority (NCTA) and the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) propose to improve east-west travel between I-85 west of Gastonia in Gaston County and I-485/NC 160 in Mecklenburg County and improve connectivity between southern Gaston County and Mecklenburg County.

Project Completion: 2015

US 15-501 Superstreet
US 15-501 Superstreet
This project is proposed to improve the operations of the intersection, particularly for vehicles traveling off of US 15-501 and onto Erwin and Europa Drives. This website explains the need for this project, the process NCDOT is currently undergoing to study the project and a quick explanation of the project alternatives being considered.

Project Completion: Late 2007

US 15-501 Corridor Improvements
US 15-501 Corridor Improvements
NCDOT is preparing an environmental study to ease traffic congestion and improve safety on US 15-501 from just south of Pittsboro continuing in a northerly direction to the US 64 Bypass in Chatham County.

Project Completion: 2015

US 70 Clayton Bypass
US 70 Clayton Bypass
The new highway will relieve congestion on existing U.S. 70 and provide motorists traveling to Raleigh or to the coast an alternate route built to interstate standards. Motorists traveling to I-40 through Clayton will have a faster less congested route.

Project Completion: June 2008

I-77 Rehabilitation
I-77 Rehabilitation
The existing northbound lanes will be overlaid with asphalt and concrete and the paved shoulders will be constructed.

Project Completion: May 2010

US 17 Washington Bypass
US 17 Washington Bypass
The U.S. 17 Washington Bypass was constructed to relieve traffic congestion on existing U.S. 17 once it is open to traffic.

Project Completion: March 2010

I-40 Rehabilitation
I-40 Rehabilitation
To improve the condition of I-40 by removing and replacing the aged and damaged concrete slabs.

Project Completion: August 2008

NC 98 Wake Forest Bypass
NC 98 Wake Forest Bypass
Work on the NC 98 Wake Forest Bypass is currently under way. The 1.55-mile section is located in Wake County.

Project Completion: August 2010

Northern Wake Freeway Interchange Improvements at I-540 and I-40
Northern Wake Freeway Interchange Improvements at I-540 and I-40
I-540 (Northern Wake Freeway) Interchange Improvements at I-540 and I-40.

Project Completion: Late 2010

NC 107 Connector
NC 107 Connector
Study of constructing a new road from N.C. 107 to U.S. 23-74 east of Sylvia in Jackson County.

Project Completion:

Brawley School Road Widening Project
Brawley School Road Widening Project
The project is necessary to widen Brawley School Road from south of Southfork Road to Talbert Road to improve access, relieve congestion and improve safety.

Project Completion: Summer of 2013

US 421 Widening Project
US 421 Widening Project
Widen US 421 (King Street) to a four to six-lane raised concrete median divided facility from US 321 (Hardin Street) to east of NC 194 (Jefferson Road).

Project Completion: Winter 2011

I-40 Widening Project and I-440 Signing Improvements
I-40 Widening Project and I-440 Signing Improvements
To widen I-40 from 4 to 6 lanes from west of Wade Avenue (State Road 1728) to east of the Jones Franklin Road (S.R. 5039) bridge. This project also includes new signs and interstate route numbering on I-440.

Project Completion: June 30, 2011

High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV)
High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV)
This is an archived projects website. The central concept for HOV lanes is to move more people rather than more cars. When traffic is congested, HOV lanes can carry more people than a general-purpose lane of traffic. Even when HOV lanes look less congested than general-purpose lanes, they often carry more people.

Project Completion: 2015

NC 211 Road Widening Project
NC 211 Road Widening Project
The project includes widening to a multi-lane highway with curbs and gutters, and sidewalks, as well as installing signals and signs.

Project Completion: 2015

I-85 Corridor Improvement Project
I-85 Corridor Improvement Project
The I-85 Corridor Improvement Project will complete a comprehensive overhaul of a critical stretch of I-85 in North Carolina’s Triad Region, including replacement of the narrow and outdated Yadkin River Bridge.

Project Completion: 2015

I-95 Corridor Planning and Finance Study
I-95 Corridor Planning and Finance Study
This is an archived projects website. Because the site is no longer updated, the contact information and other materials may not be current.

Project Completion: July 2013

US 52 Improvement Project
US 52 Improvement Project
The project will streamline and repave one-half mile of U.S. 52 from U.S. 421/Business 40 to Akron Drive, and improve part of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Winston-Salem.

Project Completion: Nov. 1, 2012

US 52 Bridge Replacement Project
US 52 Bridge Replacement Project
The project will replace the U.S. 52 North and South bridges over Liberty Street and the Norfolk Southern Railroad Switching Yard in Winston-Salem. Crews will also widen Liberty Street, make ramp improvements to the U.S. 52 interchange with 25th and 28th streets and install new traffic signals.

Project Completion: 2015

Smithfield Neuse River Bridge Replacement
Smithfield Neuse River Bridge Replacement
The North Carolina Department of Transportation is replacing the bridge on U.S. 70 Business in downtown Smithfield over the Neuse River.

Project Completion: Bridge reopens to traffic, Summer 2013; Project complete, January 2014

US 64-NC 49 Corridor Study - Phase IIA
US 64-NC 49 Corridor Study - Phase IIA
A study of a section of US 64 between Pittsboro and Cary in Chatham and Wake counties is currently underway. The 19 mile section extends from the US 64 US and 64-Business split in Pittsboro to the US 1 and US 64 interchange in Cary.

Project Completion: 2015

Bonner Bridge Repairs
Bonner Bridge Repairs
NCDOT is currently making repairs to the aging Herbert C. Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet in Dare County.

Project Completion: Early 2013

Alligator River Bridge (Tyrrell #7) US 64
Alligator River Bridge (Tyrrell #7) US 64
The project will rehab the existing drawbridge on US 64 over the Alligator River in Tyrrell/Dare County.

Project Completion: 2015

N.C. 215 Improvements
N.C. 215 Improvements
NCDOT proposes to improve N.C. 215 from U.S. 64 at Cherryfield to Macedonia Church Road (SR 1326) in Transylvania County.

Project Completion:

NC 12 Storm Recovery
NC 12 Storm Recovery
In September 2014, NCDOT completed a beach nourishment project along N.C. 12 north of Rodanthe on Hatteras Island in Dare County.

Project Completion: 2014

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