NC 73 Improvements (Lincoln & Mecklenburg)

Project: NCDOT STIP R-5721, U-5765

Counties: Mecklenburg, Lincoln

Estimated Cost: $302.8 million

Projected Start Date: 2026

Overview: Widening of roughly 8.5 miles of NC 73 to improve traffic carrying capacity and enhance safety.

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