A portion of Wellington Avenue near its intersection with Carolina Beach Road will be closed for the next three to four weeks while crews replace 65 feet of stormwater pipe that caved in on September 22. There is no access to Carolina Beach Road from Wellington Avenue and vice-versa.
Motorists on Wellington should take Silver Stream Lane to Medical Center Drive to access Carolina Beach Road. Motorists on Carolina Beach Road should take Medical Center Drive to Silver Stream Lane to access Wellington Avenue. The closure will remain in place until the broken stormwater pipe underneath Wellington can be repaired and the road can be made safe again. Repairs will be made as quickly as possible.