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Proposal to Improve Intersection at N.C. 16 & Optimist Club Road - Lincoln County

2/16/2023 7:00 PM

​​​STIP Number U-6134

The N.C. Department of Transportation proposes to improve the intersection of N.C. 16 and Optimist Club Road along with improving bicycle and pedestrian accommodations in Lincoln County.

The project proposes to upgrade the intersection to an interchange, add a multi-use path to both sides of Optimist Club Road and add bicycle lanes on the east side of Forney Creek Parkway.

A public meeting is scheduled for:

Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023
5-7 p.m.
8160 Optimist Club Road

The purpose of this meeting is to inform the public of the proposed project and gather input on the proposed design. The public can view project information, submit comments and receive email updates at NCDOT's public input portal​​​​​​.​​

​Public Comment

NCDOT representatives will be available to answer questions and receive comments. The comments and information received will be taken into consideration as work on the project develops.

The opportunity to submit written comments will be provided at the meeting or can be submitted via phone at (512) 580-8850 (project code 2070), email or at ​NCDOT's public input portal​ by March 2, 2023.

For additional information or to mail comments, contact:

Thad Duncan, P.E. 
NCDOT Highway Division 12 - Project Manager
P.O. Box 47
Shelby, NC 28151

Submit Comments

Special Accommodations

NCDOT will provide auxiliary aids and services under the Americans with Disabilities Act for disabled persons who wish to participate in this workshop.

Anyone requiring special services should contact as early as possible:

Tony Gallagher
Environmental Analysis Unit

Persons who do not speak English, or have a limited ability to read, speak or understand English, may receive interpretive services upon request prior to the meeting by calling 1-800-481-6494.

Aquellas personas no hablan inglés, o tienen limitaciones para leer, hablar o entender inglés, podrían recibir servicios de interpretación si los solicitan antes de la reunión llamando al 1-800-481-6494.

2/3/2023 10:47 AM