Cape Fear Bridge to Close Intermittently between Oct. 1 and Oct. 15 Tuesday, September 25, 2012

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation will close Cape Fear Memorial Bridge on U.S. 76 five times beginning Monday, Oct. 1, for electrical and mechanical repairs.

Four of the closures will take place overnight, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. The fifth closure will remain in place for an entire weekend. Dates for the closures are:

  • Monday, Oct. 1, at 8 p.m. until Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 5 a.m.
  • Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. until Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 5 a.m.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 10, at 8 p.m. until Thursday, Oct. 11, at 5 a.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 11, at 8 p.m. until Friday, Oct. 12, at 5 a.m.
  • Friday, Oct. 12, at 8 p.m. until Monday, Oct. 15, at 5 a.m.

A signed detour will direct motorists entering or leaving Wilmington on U.S. 17-Business, U.S. 76 East or U.S. 421 South to use Isabel Holmes Bridge while the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is closed.

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