Bridges
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NCDOT addresses bridge safety after Washington collapse
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 2:50pm.

In light of the bridge collapse in Washington, the North Carolina Department of Transportation wants to educate our citizens and visitors about how we keep North Carolina's bridges maintained for safe travel.

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NCDOT awards nearly $4 million contract to preserve Thomas Rhodes Bridge
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/05/2012 - 10:45am.

video The Department of Transportation has awarded a contract to preserve the Thomas Rhodes Bridge, which carries U.S. 421 over the Cape Fear River in New Hanover County. The project will entail major preservation work including hydro-demolition of the bridge deck and the placement of a latex modified overlay, replacement of expansion joints, cleaning and painting of the structural steel and various structural concrete repairs.

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