The NCDOT project team will review all feedback – regardless of how it is submitted (online, phone, email, or letter) – and explore options to incorporate comments and address concerns where and when feasible.  



NCDOT held a public meeting on June 28, 2018 to present information on all six projects.  

Date:               June 28, 2018

Time:               4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Venue:             University of North Carolina - Wilmington  

                          Burney Center - Corner or Riegel Road and Price Drive

Persons who speak Spanish and do not speak English, or have a limited ability to read, speak or understand English, may receive interpretive services upon request prior to any meeting by calling 1-800-481-6494.

Aquellas personas que hablan español y no hablan inglés, o tienen limitaciones para leer, hablar o entender inglés, podrían recibir servicios de interpretación si los solicitan antes de la reunión llamando al 1-800-481-6494.


For additional information on each project and its maps, please visit the following project page links: 


 U-5881 and U-5792     

U-5881 -  Improvements to N.C. 132 (College Road) from Gordon Road (S.R. 2048) to New Centre Drive (S.R. 1272),  Alternatives may include additional lanes, possible interchanges at Kings Drive and Ringo Street and minor modifications of the College Road/Market Street interchange.

U-5792 -  N.C. 132 (College Road) and U.S. 74 (Martin Luther King Jr. Parkwy) intersection improvements including converting the at-grade intersection to an interchange.


 U-5702A and U-5702B   

U-5702A ​-  Access management and  travel time improvements along an approximatley 2.6 mile section of College Road from New Centre Drive (S.R. 1272) to just south of U.S. 117 (Shipyard Boulevard).

U-5702B -  Access management and travel time improvements along an approximately 4.3 mile section of College Road from U.S. 117 (Shipyard Boulevard) to U.S. 421 (Carolina Beach Road).


 U-5704  and U-5790 

U-5704 -  Mobility improvements at the College Road and Oleander Drive intersection and an approximately 2.0 mile section of College Road from Wilshire Boulevard to U.S. 117 (Shipyard Boulevard).  This project may include a proposed interchange at U.S. 76 (Oleander Drive). 

U-5790 -  Improvements at the N.C. 132 (College Road) and U.S. 421 (Carolina Beach Road) intersection.  Alternatives may include grade separated improvements such as a flyover or at-grade intersection modifications.   




Comments may be submitted via phone, email, or U.S. Mail to the individual listed below or at any meeting.  All comments received carry equal weight, regardless of submittal method.  All comments will be reviewed and suggestions/recommendations incorporated into designs where feasible.  



  Trace Howell

  Project Manager

  NCDOT Division 3


  5501 Barbados Boulevard                    Castle Hayne, NC 28429



Although the N.C. Department of Transportation works to minimize the number of homes and businesses displaced by a road project, it is inevitable, in many cases, that a certain amount of private property is needed. The following information explains right of way acquisition and answers questions about the process.  


Relocation Assistance Brochure                                                 Asistencia para Reubicación      
Right-of-Way Acquisition Process Brochure                             Folleto del Proceso de Adquisición de Bienes Raíces
Right-of-Way Frequently Asked Questions

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