By DAVID BORAKS and JONATHAN COX
One more round of weekend lane closures is likely this winter in the Exit 28 area, as construction crews install a nautical-themed mast-and-cable structure as part of aesthetic enhancements at the I-77 overpass, town officials said this week.
The two 38-foot masts will be connected to the bridge by cables, which must be pulled tight. Because of the risk of the cables swinging out into traffic and damaging cars, all five lanes of Catawba Avenue will need to be closed for about 24 hours during construction, likely sometime in December or January. Read the full story