U-5769: N.C. 16 (Providence Road)

The N.C. Department of Transportation is proposing to make improvements to N.C. 16 (Providence Road South) between Rea Road and Waxhaw Parkway.  Improvements proposed include widening N.C. 16 to a four-lane divided facility with a combination of conventional and superstreet typical sections.  The purpose of these proposed improvements are to relieve congestion and improve traffic operations; reduce congestion-related accidents; and improve safety as traffic volumes increase.

This project is included in the State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) as Project Number U-5769 and is the continuation of the four-lane, divided portion of N.C. 16 (Providence Road South) north of Rea Road.   Widening of the roadway will promote safety, traffic operations, and relieve current and future congestion. 

 

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Public Involvement

 

Public Meetings

A public meeting is scheduled for March 14, 2019.

 

  Date

 

 Location

 

 Thursday  -  March 14, 2019

 Weddington United Methodist   Church- Helms Hall

13901 Providence Road

Weddington

 Time

  4 p.m. - 7 p.m. 

 

A copy of the handout distributed at the meeting can be viewed or downloaded from the Documents section below.

PROJECT VIDEO

 

Project Funding

 This project is listed as Project U-5769 in the N.C. Department of Transportation’s State Transportation Improvement Program  (STIP).

 

 Estimated Amount*

   Property Acquisition

 $  23.8 million

   Construction Costs

 $  58.7 million

   Total Cost

 $ 82.5 million

* Estimated costs are subject to change. Based on NCDOT STIP.

Project Timeline

 

Milestone

  Date*

  Right-of-Way acquisition begins

  2021

  Construction begins

  2023

 

* Future dates are preliminary and subject to change

 

 

PROJECT CONTACT INFORMATION 

     

Travis Preslar, PE

Project Manager
NCDOT Division 10
[email protected]
980-262-6290

PROJECT CONTACT INFORMATION 

     

Andy Abernathy, PE

Project Manager - Consultant
HDR Engineering Inc.
[email protected]
704-338-6732

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RESOURCES FOR PROPERTY OWNERS 


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