Letter writer: Why is Hominy Creek bridge work taking so long?

Graphic by Lori Deaton

With modern technology, equipment and resources, why is it taking the Department of Transportation three years-plus to replace one 300-foot bridge over Hominy Creek on I-26, which has caused huge traffic snares and multiple accidents?

Note: The Biltmore House was built in six years using 11 million bricks with no computers or modern equipment in 1895.

We are in real trouble if this is the future of our interstate system.

Tired of sitting in traffic.

— Timbo Wilkins


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2 thoughts on “Letter writer: Why is Hominy Creek bridge work taking so long?

  1. weavervilleman

    If they watched the news, the current contract with the contractor that was building the bridge has stopped and NCDOT is looking for another contractor to finish the project.

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