RALEIGH — Inspections scheduled for three Carteret County bridges will
require some lane closures over the next few weeks.
will start Monday, March 4, weather permitting, with the inspection of the
Morehead City Atlantic Beach bridge. Through Sunday, March 10, one lane can be
closed in one direction at a time between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
following Monday, March 11, the U.S. 70 bridge over the Newport River will be
inspected. The inspection could close one lane in one direction between 9 a.m.
and 3 p.m. through Sunday, March 17.
Monday, March 18, the inspection begins for the B. Cameron Langston bridge over
the Intercoastal Waterway on N.C. 58. A one-lane, one-direction closure could
be in place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Friday, March 22, and the following
week from Monday, March 25, through Thursday, March 28.
are advised to reduce speed in these locations during the inspection periods.
For real-time travel information at any time,
call 511, visit www.ncdot.gov/travel
or follow NCDOT on Twitter at www.ncdot.gov/travel/twitter. Another option is
NCDOT Mobile, a phone-friendly version of the NCDOT website. To access it, type
“m.ncdot.gov” into the browser of your smartphone. Then, bookmark it to save
for future reference. NCDOT Mobile is compatible with the iPhone, Android and
some newer Blackberry phones.
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