Old Airport Road Widening (U.S. 25 to Mills Gap Road)
Project # U-5840
Type: Road widening
Affected Counties: Henderson
Estimated Cost: $4,640,000
The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) is planning to widen a one-mile section of Old Airport Road (SR 1545) from Hendersonville Road (U.S. 25) to Mills Gap Road in Fletcher.
The purpose of this project is to improve safety and traffic flow on Old Airport Road by adding a painted or planted median as well as intersection improvements.
- Right-of-way acquisition -2017
- Start Construction - 2018
- End Construction - 2019
It is estimated that more than 30 parcels of property will be impacted by this project. Currently the NCDOT has set aside $100,000 for right-of-way takings. If your property will be affected, contact one of our attorneys (two of whom previously worked on behalf of the NCDOT) for a free case evaluation.