Road closures in Southport, Carolina Beach starting Monday is your source for free news and information in the Wilmington area.

Starting Monday, Oct. 19, there will be some closures for road work in Brunswick County and Carolina Beach.

In Southport, nighttime lane closures on NC 211 at the intersection of NC 87 to the ferry terminal are scheduled from Oct. 17 – Dec. 1. The N.C. Department of Transportation will be doing milling and resurfacing work from 7 p.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday through Friday every week except for Nov. 24 – Nov. 30, the week of Thanksgiving.

New pavement and traffic markings will be installed for safety during this time. One lane will remain open at all times during construction, and flaggers and portable message signs will help direct motorists.

For the latest information on this work, visit or call Division Resident Engineer Scott Cooke at (910) 341 – 2000.

In Carolina Beach, the portion of Canal Drive between Sand Dollar Lane and Periwinkle Lane will be closed from Oct. 17 – Oct. 31 while a lift station is being worked on. Residents will be allowed to access their homes, and traffic will be redirected around the closure.

The most up-to-date information on road closures in Carolina Beach can be found on the town’s website. Residents can call town hall at (910) 458-2999 with any questions.