DOT Completes Buladean Bridge-Announces Other Projects
Following the recent completion of the bridge construction project on Hwy. 226 at Harrell Hill Road over Big Rock Creek, the NCDOT has announced an $800,000 safety improvement project that is set to begin immediately. Along with another bridge project in Mitchell County that would replace a bridge on 226 south of Fork Mountain Road, they announced contracts to install 16 miles of guardrail along Hwy.226. The guardrail project has already started while the bridge project is scheduled to begin construction in the spring.