The ramp in question is used by motorists on US 421 South when they want to drive over the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge -- US 76/17B. Photo: Google Earth
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Nightly closures planned on US 421 ramp near Cape Fear Memorial Bridge

Work on a highway ramp near the Causeway Project will cause nightly closures, starting this weekend.
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Gov. McCrory: New intermodal rail service ‘game changing’ for Wilmington

Gov. Pat McCrory visited the Port City today to make a big announcement about a new rail service.
Mount Ararat AME Church (Photo: Hannah Patrick/WWAY)
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County approves designating an overseer for grave disinterments

New Hanover County commissioners approved a resolution to appoint county supervision for all grave disinterments.
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3 weeks ago
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New Surf City high-rise bridge gets green light from DOT

For many vacationers, the sight of the Surf City swing bridge has been the unofficial start of their beach vacation to Topsail Island since the 1950s.
Wrightsville Beach drawbridge. (Photo: WWAY)
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DOT crews delay bridge inspection after holiday traffic concerns

Plans to inspect the Wrightsville Beach drawbridge have been delayed.
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North Carolina officials offer to help drone operators

The NC Department of Transportation's Division of Aviation wants to help drone owners understand new rules issued by the Federal Aviation Administration and how they impact drone operations in the state.
A new part of the Causeway project is nearing completion over the Alligator Creek. (Photo: Sarah Johnson/WWAY)
1 month ago
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FIRST ON 3: Bridge on Causeway near completion, opening date set

Drivers who use the Causeway in Brunswick County might have noticed another part of the project looks to be complete, but a NCDOT spokesman said it will not open any time soon.
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2 months ago
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New Hanover commission worries about moving graves

New Hanover County commissioners are worried about plans to move some graves in an historically black church to make room for a road-widening project.
NCDOT hosts public meeting on June 2, 2016, to discuss improvements to Carolina Beach Road. (Photo: Sarah Johnson/WWAY)
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NCDOT discusses Carolina Beach Road improvements

There are plans to change the look of a heavily traveled road in Wilmington.
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2 months ago
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North Carolina gets designations for 2 more interstates

State officials in North Carolina say they've received approval for two new proposed interstate highways.