Weekly detour: This week’s lane closures, construction

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Construction on the corner of Randall Parkway and Kerr Avenue. Photo by Hannah Leyva.
Construction on the corner of Randall Parkway and Kerr Avenue. Photo by Hannah Leyva.

Here’s a list of road construction work for July 17 – July 23 per the Town of Carolina Beach, City of Wilmington and North Carolina Department of Transportation.

Town of Carolina Beach

  • Period street closures on streets adjacent to Cape Fear Boulevard as the town continues to update infrastructure. Check the town’s road closures page for the lateset information.

City of Wilmington

  • Randall Parkway – intermittent eastbound right lane closures between Marlboro Street and Kerr Avenue for road widening and construction of the Cross-City Trail

New Hanover County

  • SR 2169 (Fredrickson Road) – closed permanently in both directions near SR 2145 due to construction of the Wilmington Bypass
  • US 17 (Andrew Jackson Highway) – lane closures near US 74 on July 18 and 19 while the NCDOT Bridge Maintenance Electrical Department helps contractors perform mandatory inspections and maintenance on the elevators
  • US 421 (Carolina Beach Road) – nighttime construction between NC 132 (College Road) and Snow’s Cut Bridge until May 2017 for grading, drainage and paving work as well as the installation of signals

Brunswick County

  • NC 133 (River Road/Village Road) – periodic lane closures for nighttime construction until November 15 to design and build a divergent diamond interchange
  • SR 1551 (Blackwell Road), US 17 (Ocean Highway), US 74 (Andrew Jackson Highway) – periodic lane closures for widening of US 17/74/76 from River Road/Village Road to the US 421/NC 133 interchange west of Wilmington