Project Overview:

The N.C. Department of Transportation proposes to replace two pairs of bridges over Black Creek and over the Neuse River on I-95, in Johnston County. The bridges will be replaced in place while maintaining traffic.

Project Highlights: 

The project proposes to replace each pair of the existing 2-lane bridges with a single 4-lane divided bridge (full median barrier) with 12-foot wide travel lanes. 

Public map

Map 1 replacement of two bridges over Black Creek and over the Neuse River on I-95


A video explaining how to read a public hearing or meeting map can be viewed below. The video contains information on colors and symbols used.



 Typical Sections for Bridge Replacements over Black Creek and the Neuse River on I-95



Project Funding:                                           



 Estimated Amount*

 Project Development & Design $ 1,500,000

 Property Acqusition

$ 4,880,000

 Construction Costs$ 47,700,000

  Total Cost

$ 54,080,000

* As shown in the currently adopted State Transportation Improvement Program - Subject to change

Project Timeline:





 Environmental Document completed

Summer 2022


July 2023

 Right of Way Acquisition

 August 2023

 Construction Begins 


 As shown in the currently adopted State Transportation Improvement Program - Subject to change


NCDOT accepts comments throughout all planning, design and construction phases of project development.

All comments will be taken into consideration, and carry equal weight, regardless of submittal method. 


Email the comment or question to


 Phone Number: (855) 925-2801 Code: 3154


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Do you have any questions regarding the proposed project?

Project Contact Information:

Russell Broadwell, PE

NCDOT Highway Division 4

 Project Engineer

PO Box 3165

Wilson, NC 27895


Project Consultant Information:

James Byrd, PE


Senior Project Manager 

343 E. Six Forks Road, Suite 200

Raleigh, NC 27609



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.  

Right-of-Way Brochure Single Page Layout                   Folleto del Proceso de Adquisición de Bienes Raíces
Right-of-Way Frequently Asked Questions

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