Transportation
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Next phase of Causeway Project underway, traffic delays expected
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Wed, 11/05/2014 - 4:45pm.

video The NCDOT is beginning the next phase of the Causeway Project that could create safety concerns for drivers and construction workers. Due to that concern, officials said traffic will be stopped at times during the day to complete this next phase.

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Lane closures planned for Snow's Cut Bridge
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/31/2014 - 3:39pm.

The NCDOT is planning daytime lane closers on the Snow's Cut Bridge next week.

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Overturned dump truck closes 421 near Isabel Holmes Bridge
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/29/2014 - 9:55am.

videoAn overturned dump truck that spilled its load has shut down part of a busy road near Wilmington.

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SmartMeters coming to Wilmington, red-light cameras staying
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Tue, 10/21/2014 - 8:36pm.

videoYou no longer have to feed the meter ... with change, that is. Wilmington City Council decided to pay $300,000 for 460 SmartMeters to be installed after testing them out for almost a year.

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EBOLA: How safe are NC's ports?
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 5:10pm.

videoThe threat of Ebola passing through our nation's airports has been highly publicized, but what about our nation's ports... Like the one right here in Wilmington?

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Columbus County OKs nearly $2 million for railroad
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Tue, 10/07/2014 - 8:04pm.

Columbus County commissioners have agreed to spend nearly $2 million in tax incentives over the next decade to get the Carolina Southern Railroad rolling again in North and South Carolina. The Fayetteville Observer reported that the board voted Monday night to approve $1.8 million in tax incentives for an unnamed buyer of the line that serves Columbus County, as well as Horry and Marion counties in South Carolina.

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SmartMeters to make parking more convenient
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 4:17pm.

The city of Wilmington wants to implement new parking meters that could save you from a citation. They are called SmartMeters and city officials have been testing them out for almost a year.

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UPDATE: Driver charged with DWI, four go to hospital after crash on US 421
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 9:32pm.

videoA driver has been charged with DWI after a four-car crash that shut down several lanes on US 421, causing big back-ups near the Isabel Holmes Bridge around 5 p.m. Thursday.

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Blackwell Road closure delayed for second time
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 4:11pm.

The NCDOT has delayed the closure of a road in Leland for a second time. The DOT says the closure of Blackwell Road between US 17 and NC 133 has been postponed due to utility issues.

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City posts signs showing effects of proposed street and sidewalk bond
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 2:31pm.

videoIn a little over a month, Wilmington residents will decide if a $44 million street and sidewalk bond aimed to improve walkways and roadways will pass. City officials have put up signs around the Port City to help demonstrate some of the projects impacted by the bond proposal.

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