Projects

Projects

The most recent information regarding highway projects in the FY 2020-2029 TIP, listed alphabetically by primary road name, is provided below. Projects under construction are orange. All other projects are either in the Design or Right-of-way phase of development. A map of the projects may be seen at 2020 TIP Poster with spreadsheet.

You may view these projects interactively by accessing the map here.

Bell Fork Road/Country Club Rd Intersection Improvements (U-6082)
This project will add turn lanes.

Estimated construction: 2027

Status:  Design

Commerce Drive Extension (U-5878)

This project will extend Commerce Dr from its current terminus to Country Club Dr and on to Piney Green Rd.

Estimated construction: 2021

Status:  Design

U-5878 ROW Plans   U-5878 Public Workshop Map   U-5878 Workshop Handout 8/29/17

NC 24 Freedom Highway Superstreet (W-5703D)

This project will replace the crossovers on NC 24 Freedom Hwy at Baker Rd and Hunters Trail with a superstreet style

Estimated construction: 2024

Status:  Design

W-5703D 15% Plans

Gum Branch Road Improvements (U-4906)

This project will add paved shoulders, turn lanes, minor geometry improvements and intersection improvements.

Estimated construction: 2020

Status:  Construction

Public Meeting Maps: Map 1Map 2; Map 3; Map 4

Construction Plans

Gum Branch Road Improvements (U-5793AB)
This project will be completed in an A section and a B section. Section A of this project will upgrade the portion of Gum Branch Road from Summersill School Road to Ramsey Road to a super street design. Section B of this project will upgrade the portion of Gum Branch Road from Ramsey Road to County Club Boulevard to a super street design.

Estimated Construction: 2029

Status: Design

Gum Branch Road Improvements (U-6200)

This project will upgrade the section of Gum Branch Road between Williamsburg Parkway and Indian Drive to a super street design.

Estimated construction: 2029

Status: Design

Henderson Drive Improvements (U-5903)
This project will upgrade Henderson Drive from Gum Branch Road to Western Boulevard to a super street design.

Estimated Construction: 2029

Status: Design

Jacksonville Parkway Extension (U-5791A)

This project will extend Jacksonville Parkway from its current terminus to Ramsey Rd

Estimated construction: 2024

Status:  Design

Jacksonville Parkway (U-5791B)

This project will widen Ramsey Road from the Jacksonville Parkway Extension to US 17 (New Bern Highway).

Estimated construction: N/A

Status:  Design

Lejeune Blvd Access Management Improvement (U-5741)

This project will install curb, gutter and sidewalk on the north side between Bell Fork Rd and the Northeast Creek bridge and improve left turn/U-turn movements.

Estimated construction: 2024

Status:  Design

U-5741 25% Design Plans

Marine Blvd/Gum Branch Road Intersection Improvements (U-5728)

This project will add turn lanes.

Estimated construction: 2020

Status:  Construction

U-5728 ROW Plans

Marine Blvd/Henderson Dr/Onslow Dr Intersection Improvements (U-5950)

This project will modify the intersections/streets to alleviate backups in the intersections

Estimated construction: 2024

Status:  Design

U-5950 65% Design Plans

 

Marine Blvd/US 17 Partial Interchange (U-5951)

This project replace the signalized intersection with a partial interchange to allow northbound Marine Blvd traffic to continue on US 17 or access Jacksonville Parkway

Estimated construction: 2025

Status:  Design

U-5951 Diverging Diamond Concept    U-5951 25% Design Plans

Diverging Diamond Real Life Video

Diverging Diamond Video Demonstration

Marine Blvd/Western Blvd Intersection Improvements (U-4007E)

This project will add turn lanes and through lanes.

Estimated construction: 2022

Status:  Design

U-4007E 25% Plans

NC 111 Extension (U-5733)
This project will extend NC 111 from US 258 to the intersection of Gum Branch Rd and Ramsey Rd

Estimated construction: 2025

Status:  Design

NC 210 Widening (U-5949)

This project will widen NC 210 from US 17 Wilmington Hwy to just south of the intersection with Old Folkstone Rd

Estimated construction: 2028

Status:  Design

US 258 Richlands Highway Superstreet (U-5739)

This project will replace the center turn lane with a median and construct left turn cross-overs at key locations between Pony Farm Rd and NC 53.

Estimated construction: 2023

Status:  Design

U-5739 Alternative 2    U-5739 75% Plans

NC 172 Sneads Ferry Road Widening (W-5602)
This project will add a center turn lane and paved shoulders between Dunn Road and the bridge.

Estimated construction: 2021

Status:  Design

W-5602 PLFI Plans

Trade Street Extension (U-5787)

This project will extend Trade St on new location to McDaniel Dr.

Estimated construction: 2022

Status:  Design

U-5787 Concept 2    U-5787 Penny Lane Concept    U-5787 Proposed Ponds    U-5787 Revised Draft Feasibility Study   

U-5787 25% Design Plans

US 258/NC 24/NC 53 Interchange (U-5716)

This project will convert the existing intersection to an interchange.

Estimated construction: 2023

Status:  Design

U-5716 Alternative 1    U-5716 FDFI Plans

US 258/NC 24/Rhodestown Fire Department Road (U-6148)
This project will add a right turn lane on northbound US 258 and a right turn lane on Rhodestown Fire Department Road.

Estimated Construction: 2028

Status: Design

Western Blvd Access Management Improvement (U-5736)

This project will convert the existing center turn lane to a median and construct left-turns at strategic locations. Also will include a multiuse path on the north side and sidewalk on the south.

Estimated construction: 2021

Status:  Design

U-5736 ROW Plans   

Western Blvd Culvert Replacement (U-5508)

This project will replace the culvert under Western Blvd at Lejeune Blvd.

Estimated construction: 2022

Status:  Design

U-5508 Plan Sheet   U-5736/U-4007E/U-5508

Western Blvd Superstreet (U-6081)

This project will add a through lane and convert most intersections to superstreet between Marine Blvd and Gum Branch Rd

Estimated construction: Future Years

Status:  Design

Western Blvd/Gum Branch Road Intersection Improvements (U-5319)
This project will add turn lanes.

Estimated Completion: May 2020

Status:  Construction

U-5319 90% Plans

Western Blvd/Jacksonville Parkway Intersection Improvement (U-5789)

This project will add turn lanes.

Estimated construction: 2020

Status:  Construction

U-5789 ROW Plans

US 17 Wilmington Highway/Curtis Road/Old Maplehurst Road Interchange (U-5735)

This project will upgrade existing intersection to a full movement interchange.

Estimated construction: 2024

Status:  Design

U-5735 Single Point Urban Interchange Concept

U-5735 25% Design Plans

Single Point Urban Interchange (SPUI) Video Demonstration

US 17 Wilmington highway at mcdaniel drive/workshop lane (u-6107)

This project improve the intersection of US 17N and McDaniel Dr/Workshop Ln. It will improve pedestrian facilities at this location and will also improve drainage.

Estimated construction: 2027

Status:  Design

US 17 Wilmington Highway Superstreet (U-6065)

This project will modify the crossovers at NC 172 and Old Folkstone Rd to superstreet style

Estimated construction: 2023

Status:  Design

A public meeting was held in July 2019 where two alternatives were presented. These alternatives are subject to change based on public comments received as well as updating the information based on developments in the area. Additional information can be found on NCDOT’s website and maps of both alternatives are below:

U-6065 Alternative Map – Option1

U-6065 Alternative Map – Option 2