Cape Fear Memorial Bridge
Memorial bridge painting done, Holmes bridge closed late next week
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 2:32pm.

More than two years after it started painting is done on the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge, but as work wraps on the Memorial Bridge, expect delays next month on the Isabel Holmes Bridge.

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Return of bridge painting means return of delays, closures
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Fri, 04/20/2012 - 3:30pm.

Lane closures and traffic delays are back as paint crews continue working on the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge. Work today caused major traffic, and that might be something you have to get used to.

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Expect delays, closures as bridge painting resumes
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/18/2012 - 4:16pm.

Get ready for lane closures, detours and traffic delays. Crews will get back to work for a third year to finish the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge.

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Wilmington Bypass work progresses, bridge painting resumes Wednesday
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 04/12/2012 - 3:54pm.

video With the number of construction projects going on in our area, orange barrels have become a part of the everyday scenery. From bridge repairs to resurfacing roads, there's a lot of work going on right now. One big project that's halfway done is expected to relieve congestion between Wilmington and Leland.

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FIRST ON 3: 17-year-old dead after falling from truck on Cape Fear Memorial Bridge
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Fri, 03/30/2012 - 10:59pm.

A teenager is dead after falling out of a truck bed on the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge Friday night.

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Memorial Bridge lane closures planned for tonight, March
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/22/2012 - 1:06pm.

Bridge work will mean lane closures on the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge Wednesday night. There will be intermittent closures several days next month, as well.

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Overturned pick-up on bridge slows morning commute
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/09/2011 - 8:51am.

Wondering why you or a coworker was late to work this morning? Blame an accident on the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge.

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Cape Fear Memorial Bridge closures begin this weekend
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 4:15pm.

The Department of Transportation will close the bridge from 11 p.m. Saturday until 10 a.m. Sunday. The bridge will also be closed each night from 11 p.m. until 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday.

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DOT figures out why bridge got stuck, working on repairs
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 1:34pm.

During testing operations overnight, NC Department of Transportation personnel determined that a brake motor malfunctioned causing a short circuit in the Cape Fear River Memorial Bridge's computer system. As a result, the bridge remained open in its upright position for over an hour yesterday.

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Traffic moving again after Cape Fear Memorial Bridge gets stuck
Submitted by IE on Wed, 08/31/2011 - 4:37pm.

The Department of Transportation said it started sending crews to check out the bridge around 2:30 p.m., but they also got stuck in traffic.

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