DOT Sets New Date For I-95 Widening Meeting

The NC Department of Transportation has announced the new date for its public input meeting concerning the upcoming I-95 widening project.

The date is Thursday, November 8th from 5:00PM until 7:00PM at Hampton Inn and Suites at 100 Water Place Landing, Benson.

The proposed project would widen I-95 from six to eight lanes between I-95 Business (Exit 56) and I-40 (Exit 81). This project would also provide upgrades to interchanges, replace overpass bridges and realign service roads as necessary.

Maps and information will be presented for review at the meeting.  The prior meeting was postponed due to Hurricane Michael.

For additional information you can contact NC DOT Project Manager, Scott Pridgen, PE  at 910-364-0603 or by email at