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Hampstead bypass exchange foe right, DOT says

Hampstead bypass exchange foe right, DOT says
By Bill Walsh
StarNews Correspondent
Published: Sunday, August 30, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.

HAMPSTEAD — Depending on who you talk to, Mike Nadeau is a concerned and involved citizen, or, if you happen to be chatting with most elected officials in Pender County, he is the main obstacle to a much-needed […]

By |August 31st, 2015|Media Articles|0 Comments|

NC DOT to Review Hampstead Bypass Traffic Study

By Bill Walsh StarNews Correspondent
Published: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 8:00 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 12:05 a.m.
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HAMPSTEAD — It is just a small step in the right direction, Mike Nadeau said, made after years of concerted effort on his part and on the part of Citizens 4 the […]

By |August 15th, 2015|Media Articles|0 Comments|

Hampstead Bypass foes refute DOT numbers

June 15, 2014 from the Star News:


By |June 16th, 2014|Media Articles|0 Comments|

Questions from a UNCW Student

Mr. Kulash,
Thank you so much. I’ve been in contact with Mike Nadeau so he has answered the majority of my questions, so I just have a few quick ones if you don’t mind answering them.

1) Who contacted you to work on the traffic analysis?  Mike Nadeau

2) How long did it take you to […]

Monday, April 7th at Topsail High School

Pender County Commissioners to meet about Bypass Monday April 7th at 5pm at Topsail Highschool

By |March 13th, 2014|Media Articles|0 Comments|

Editorial – State transportation officials should listen more closely to Hampstead residents
Published: Monday, March 10, 2014 at 9:12 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, March 10, 2014 at 9:12 a.m.

Does Hampstead really need three interchanges on the proposed U.S. 17 bypass? A group that badly wants the bypass to be built says no. State transportation officials say yes, based on traffic projections. In the absence of a compelling […]

By |March 10th, 2014|Media Articles|0 Comments|

Hampstead Citizen Group to Challenge NC Department of Transportation Over Proposed Bypass Plan

By Katie O’Reilly

Hampstead’s Chapel Pond, home to several types of birds and fish, would be destroyed under the DOT’s proposed bypass plan.

A group of Hampstead citizens has organized to oppose a proposed interchange along Highway 17 that would bisect their town. Construction of this thirty-million-dollar ramp is slated to begin in 2023; however, […]

By |March 6th, 2014|Media Articles|2 Comments|

Letter received from Representative Chris Millis

Click here to view:  MILLIS-NCDOT LETTER 022714

Group Tries to Redirect Hampstead Bypass Plans

HAMPSTEAD, N.C. — Plans for a bypass in one coastal county continue to drive in controversy.

On Thursday, members of the newly formed group, Citizens for the Hampstead Bypass (C4HB), rallied to stop the project from going through their community.In Frank Farley’s case, a ramp would run right through a pond in his yard.”It would […]

By |February 28th, 2014|Media Articles|0 Comments|

Hampstead residents speak out about plan for bypass ramp

By |February 28th, 2014|Media Articles|0 Comments|