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)

NC 42 Tar River Bridge Replacement eminent domain project map

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 (four of whom previously represented the NCDOT) for a free case evaluation, or call 1-877-393-4990.