Bev Perdue will announce the opening of the new I-85 Yadkin River Bridge on
Thursday in Salisbury.
new I-85 Yadkin River Bridge is part of the $201.5 million I-85 Corridor Improvement Project,
the state’s top mobility project. This was the first project funded by Gov.
Fund. She proposed its creation as a way to generate the money needed to
pay for critical transportation projects of regional or statewide significance.
River Bridge Opening Announcement
Perdue; Ralph Womble, N.C. Board of Transportation member; Pat Ivey, NCDOT
Division 9 engineer and other DOT officials
Jacobs Lambe Lane
Media must arrive no later than 9:15 a.m. to meet at the project trailer where
a guide car will escort media down to the bridge.