Traffic Advisory: Scheduled overnight road closure on Stone Street Sept. 9-26
There is a scheduled road closure on Stone Street to facilitate the installation of steel girders supporting the new Wilson Boulevard overpass starting Tuesday, Sept. 9 until Friday, Sept. 26 between the hours of 6 p.m. – 5 a.m. daily. Stone Street will be closed to ALL traffic, including E911 services, during these hours in the vicinity of the new Wilson Boulevard overpass Sept. 9-12 while contractors receive and set steel girders for the construction of the overpass. E911 services will be permitted through the work zone the following two weeks, Sept. 15-19 & Sept. 22-26, but will remain closed to all non-emergency traffic. Variable message signs will be placed at the intersections of Stone Street & Brewster Boulevard and Stone Street & Seth Williams Boulevard identifying the closure, and “detour” and “road closed” signs will be placed along the routes.
Public Notice: Deer hunting season opens Sept. 13; hunters reminded to follow check in/out procedures
Deer hunting season begins at 6:20 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 for authorized bow hunters aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River. Anyone in the woods who is not with units training (e.g. - firewood cutters, scouters, hikers) needs to wear blaze (safety) orange. Runners should stay on or along roadways and are advised to wear reflective or highly visible clothing. Additionally, the bike trail in area “BC” between the back gate and Camp Devil Dog aboard MCAS New River is closed until Jan. 1, 2015 for the entire hunting season. Hunters must check in and out of the Electronic Fish & Wildlife Conservation Tracking System (E-FAWCTS), and they should refer to E-FAWCTS for any hunting area closures. Hunters with questions may contact the Conservation Law Enforcement office at (910) 451-2196 or visit their website at http://go.usa.gov/VBEB.
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