Another section of the U.S. 17 Bypass has opened

CRAVEN COUNTY, NC (WITN) – Department of Transportation crews opened a 2.5 Mile stretch of the new highway between Maysville and Pollocksville.

The entire bypass is expected to be completed next year.
It will include a four-lane divided road that will connect U.S..17 North of Spring Hill Road in Onslow County and then reconnect to the U.S. 17 Bypass Southwest of New Bern.