North Carolina Eminent Domain Lawyers

NC 42 Tar River Bridge Replacement

Fast Facts

Project # B-4932
Type: Bridge replacement
Affected Counties: Edgecombe
Estimated Cost: $6,375,000


The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) will replace the NC 42 Tar River Bridge (#28) in in Edgecombe County.

According to NCDOT Bridge Information, this bridge carries a safety rating of 45.86 out of 100. Although it was built in 1952, it is not currently considered structurally deficient or functionally obsolete.

Map (Project Location)


Project Schedule

  • Right-of-way acquisition -¬†Late 2016
  • Start Construction - 2017
  • End Construction - 2018

Property Takings

Currently the NCDOT has set aside $1,000,000 for right-of-way takings. If your property will be affected, contact one of our eminent domain attorneys (two of whom previously represented the NCDOT) for a free case evaluation, or call 1-877-393-4990.


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