For those coming into Wilmington from across the Cape Fear River, the NCDOT will be completely closing the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge from 9 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday for bridge maintenance. Please use the Isabel Holmes bridge as an alternate.
On Saturday, Nov. 10, the New Hanover County Veterans Council will hold their annual Veterans Day parade downtown from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Before the parade, there will also be a Purple Heart Homes Run, Roll & Stroll for veterans from 9-10:30 a.m.. As a result, the following streets will be closed starting at 7 a.m.:
Front Street between Brunswick and Orange streets
Hanover Street between 2nd and Nutt streets
Orange Street between South Front and 2nd streets
Eastbound Market Street between Water Street and the parking deck entrance/exit
Westbound Market Street between Water and Front streets
Southbound lane of 2nd Street between Dock and Orange streets
Streets are expected to re-open by 2 p.m.