Citizens for the Hampstead Bypass http://whqr.org en Hampstead Citizen Group to Challenge NC Department of Transportation Over Proposed Bypass Plan http://whqr.org/post/hampstead-citizen-group-challenge-nc-department-transportation-over-proposed-bypass-plan <p>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, the local group is already fighting the six-lane interchange, saying the project will disrupt local business and the environment.<strong> </strong></p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 51382 at http://whqr.org Hampstead Citizen Group to Challenge NC Department of Transportation Over Proposed Bypass Plan