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First phase of Wilmington Bypass now open
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Thu, 10/16/2014 - 4:05pm.

video The first part of a project on the Wilmington Bypass opened today. The $89 million project has been underway for several months now.

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After weather delays, next piece of Wilmington Bypass to open soon
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 08/25/2014 - 3:39pm.

videoJust a couple more weeks until a portion of the I-140 Wilmington Bypass is open. That's according to NCDOT Resident Engineer Wayne Currie.

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Work to start in November on bridges filling in Wilmington Bypass
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Fri, 09/20/2013 - 4:04pm.

videoA pair of new bridges are on their way across the Cape Fear River. Construction of one of the final legs of the Wilmington Bypass will begin soon with twin spans over the river between New Hanover and Brunswick counties.

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Fatal wreck on I-140
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sat, 05/25/2013 - 3:33pm.

videoA man is dead after a tractor trailer wreck on I-140 in New Hanover County, near the Castle Hayne exit.

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NCDOT Sec. addresses licenses for immigrants, I-140 construction
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Fri, 02/15/2013 - 5:42pm.

video The newly-appointed secretary of the NC Department of Transportation made a stop in Wilmington Friday. Tony Tata joined other dignitaries at a luncheon hosted by the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce. Before the event got underway, Tata addressed his department's decision to issue driver's licenses to qualifying immigrants, saying it's a matter of public safety.

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Work to close lanes on I-140 Dan Cameron Bridge
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/07/2013 - 11:05am.

video The NC Department of Transportation will temporarily close the eastbound and westbound lanes on the Dan Cameron Bridge on I-140 near Wilmington intermittently this week.

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Transportation secretary updates I-140, Skyway Bridge projects
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 08/13/2012 - 3:48pm.

Transportation Secretary Gene Conti met with city leaders at City Hall. He discussed the success and failures of his department as well as the challenges facing the state going forward.

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Work on Wilmington Bypass could impact 74/76 Monday
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/12/2012 - 3:18pm.

Progress on a new stretch of the Wilmington Bypass may mean traffic delays on another highway next week.

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Governor announces plan to speed up urban loop projects, including Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/07/2011 - 1:39pm.

It looks like work on the Wilmington Bypass will move ahead more quickly than expected under a new plan Gov. Bev Perdue unveiled today.

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Lt. Gov., Logistics Task Force look at ideas, not how to pay for them
Submitted by Hailey Winslow on Tue, 09/21/2010 - 4:33pm.

When asked about funding projects like I-140 and the Skyway project, Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton said that's not the main focus of the Logistics Task Force, leaving still more questions about where money for such projects will come from.

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