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North 3rd Street project coming to an end

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video The North 3rd Street improvement project is finally coming to an end. Monday and Tuesday marks the final major road closures for the project. Full story...
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TRAFFIC ALERT: Bridge lanes closed briefly Saturday at Wrightsville Beach for fireworks

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video After the Wrightsville Beach Flotilla fireworks end Saturday night (approx. 7:30 p.m.), NCDOT plans to close traffic eastbound onto the beach and allow two lanes of traffic to flow off the beach. Full story...
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Community input wanted for new traffic patterns at Wrightsville Beach

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video The Town of Wrightsville Beach is considering some changes to the flow traffic on the island and want your feedback. They will hold a meeting Thursday to discuss the Community Transportation Plan. Full story...
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WMPO curbs collector street plan

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Transportation planners have curbed an idea to create a series of collector streets they said would help ease traffic in Wilmington in the future after citizens provided plenty of negative reaction. Full story...
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Parkway Drive to close for paving

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Parkway Drive in Wilmington will close tomorrow through November 28 as the City of Wilmington continues implementing its five-year Improvement Plan. Full story...
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Pleasure Island businesses have mix views of bridge work impact

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video After weeks of delays, a long-term work project on the Snow's Cut Bridge has begun. One lane in each direction will be closed for about four months But with the holidays right around the corner, businesses on Pleasure Island have mixed feelings about the timing of the project. Full story...
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Wrightsville Beach Bridge work to linger into late July

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Repairs on the Wrightsville Beach Drawbridge are running behind schedule. The completion date has moved from spring of next year to July 27. Full story...
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Snow's cut Bridge work to start Friday

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After a couple of weeks of delays, a long-term work project on the Snow's Cut Bridge will start Friday. Traffic on the ridge on Carolina Beach Road/US 421 over the Intracoastal Waterway will be reduced from four to two lanes while crews conduct extensive repair work. Full story...
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On the roads: delays and closures downtown

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video Look out for delays downtown this morning, as crews will continue paving. Full story...
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Hurricane Sandy causes Snow's Cut Bridge work delay

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video The North Carolina Department of Transportation (DOT) says work originally scheduled to begin today on the Snow's Cut Bridge will not start, due to Hurricane Sandy blowing through the region. Full story...
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Snow's Cut Bridge work delayed until Monday

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videoRepairs that will close two lanes of Snow's Cut Bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway for months won't start until Monday. Full story...
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WPD cracks down on crosswalk violators

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videoWilmington Police are working to raise awareness about marked crosswalks. Traffic units are cracking down on drivers not yielding to pedestrians at the crossings. Full story...
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Snow's Cut Bridge down to two lanes Wednesday till February

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Traffic on Snow's Cut Bridge on Carolina Beach Road over the Intracoastal Waterway in New Hanover County will be reduced from four to two lanes beginning Wednesday. Full story...
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New Hanover Co. again among worst in traffic safety

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video Wilmington once again is receiving bad marks for traffic safety. Of the five worst counties in the Tar Heel State, New Hanover comes in second for accidents in a new AAA report. AAA says there were nearly 4,500 accidents in New Hanover County in 2011. Full story...
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Explosives truck crashes, closing I-85 in NC

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Motorists on Interstate 85 in North Carolina are forced to detour, and homes and a school are evacuated after a tractor-trailer carrying explosives overturned. The North Carolina Transportation Department says the Monday morning crash in Archdale near High Point is expected to keep I-85 closed in both directions until Monday evening. Full story...
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