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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Multi Use Pathway Update November 22, 2019

Feet on Nags Head Multi Use Path


In 2014 the Town of Nags Head completed a pedestrian plan that recommended a prioritized list of pedestrian projects. To date, the town has completed the portion from Eight Street to Hollowell Street. (Phases 1-7) Looking forward, the projects south of Jockeys Ridge State Park are the highest ranked projects from the pedestrian plan and recent FOCUS Nags Head project. The upcoming project phases include the planned construction of a 10’ wide multi-use path from Soundside Rd. to W. Danube Street and a 5’ wide sidewalk connection from Deering St. north to Dune St. (Phase 8A). A second phase will combine two separate lengths of pathway into a single phase of construction, (Phase 8B). Improvements includes the construction of a 10’ wide concrete multi-use pathway with associative grading, drainage and incidental work spanning along the western extents of S. Croatan Hwy. from W. Danube St to Epstein St., and from W. Baymeadow Dr. to Gull Street. 

Multi Use Path Update

•    Phase 8A – Planned construction of a 10' wide multi-use pathway on the west side of S. Croatan Hwy., spanning from Soundside Rd. to W. Danube St. in conjunction with the construction of a 5' wide sidewalk from Dune St. to Deering St. (East Side).  Field surveying has been completed in association with the preparation of permit drawings.  Permit applications have been submitted to state permitting agencies. Advertisement for bids were issued last week with a bid due date of December 3, 2019. The complete bid package can be viewed at www.nagsheadnc.gov/bids.  Construction for this phase is estimated to commence in Winter/Spring 2020.

•    Phase 8B - Planned construction of a 10' wide multi-use pathway on the west side of S. Croatan Hwy., spanning two separate sections; from W. Danube St. to Epstein St., and from W. Baymeadow Dr. to Gull St.  Field surveys have been completed and permit drawings are currently being developed. Bids are anticipated to be advertised in December with an estimated construction commencement timeframe of Winter/Spring 2020.

For questions related to the multi-use path project work, please contact David Ryan, P.E. at 252.441.6221 with any questions.



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