North Carolina Eminent Domain Lawyers

NC 191 Road Widening (Mountain Road to Rugby Road)

Fast Facts

Project # W-5506
Type: Road Widening
Affected Counties: Henderson
Estimated Cost: $4,820,000


The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) will begin widening a 1.7-mile section of NC 191 (Haywood Road) from Mountain Road (SR 1381) to just north of North Rugby Road (SR 1365). The road will be widened from two lanes to a continuous three-lane section with a right turn lane into West Henderson High School.


NC 191 Road Widening eminent domain project map

Project Schedule

  • Right-of-way acquisition – Summer 2016
  • Start Construction – Early 2017

Property Takings

More than 40 parcels of land will be impacted by this project. Currently the NCDOT has set aside $155,000 for right-of-way takings. If your property will be affected, contact one of our attorneys (four of whom previously worked on behalf of the NCDOT) for a free case evaluation.