Regional Network Connection
Start date: April 7, 2014
Projected Completion Date: October 2014
Contractor: C&D Hughes
Engineeers: Tetra Tech and DC Engineering
Cost: $1.65 Million
As a part of the project, the existing seawall will be removed and replaced with a sloping embankment along the shoreline. A pathway will also be installed along the embankment. Moores River Drive east of Waverly Road will be reconstructed from a four-lane boulevard to a two-lane road. Mt. Hope will be converted from a four-lane road to a three-lane road with bike lanes.
Traffic Impact Updates
- Moores River Drive is now open. The posted detour has been removed.
|11/5/15: The road has been paved and striped. Moores River Drive is now open to traffic.|
|10/20/14: The contractor has installed benches and bike racks. The pathway is scheduled for paving this week with remaining curb and sidewalk installation to be completed afterwards.|
|10/6/14: Rainbow over the Mooores River Drive Project after the storms.|
|9/25/14: The coconut coir logs are in place along Moores River. The logs are being used for bank stabilization along the river as a part of the Moores River Drive Project. These logs will create a natural vegetative slope to the river.|
|9/10/14: The contractor is continuing work on the engineered wetlands.|
|9/8/14: The concrete walkway leading to the fishing pier has been poured. The contractor is now installing the natural stone retaining wall between the pathway and roadway.||
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