Columbus County Interchange Would Improve Safety on N.C. 87 at N.C. 11
Open house will be Nov. 28 RIEGELWOOD – People are invited to attend an open house later this month to review a proposal to improve the intersection of N.C. 87 and N.C. 11 in Columbus County. The N.C. Department of Transportation has proposed rebuilding the intersection into an interchange with an overpass, loops and ramps. The project would improve safety and traffic flow on both highways. The interchange design will accommodate plans to widen N.C. 87 in Columbus County. Last year, the department made the intersection into an all-way stop as an interim measure to reduce the risk of crashes until the interchange project could be developed. State transportation planners were successful in …..