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Street near Jones Franklin Road Interchange to Close

Aug 10, 2021 - 12:04 pm
Crews will close access to Capital Center Drive from Jones Franklin Road on Aug. 16.
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Volunteers Needed for Statewide Litter Sweep

Aug 10, 2021 - 11:39 am
The N.C. Department of Transportation needs volunteers to help clean up trash along roads during the Adopt-A-Highway Fall Litter Sweep from Sept. 11-25.
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Monroe Expressway Wins Regional Transportation Award

Aug 10, 2021 - 10:51 am
America’s Transportation Awards has recognized the Monroe Expressway with a regional “Best Use of Technology and Innovation” award.
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Anson County Project Starts Next Week

Aug 06, 2021 - 3:30 pm
Construction will start Monday to convert the U.S. 74/Camden Road intersection in Lilesville to a reduced conflict intersection, or RCI. The $821,000 contract was recently awarded to J.T....
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New Closures on I-40 in Forsyth County Starting This Weekend

Aug 06, 2021 - 2:19 pm
Starting this weekend, contract crews will have several nightly closures for the ongoing improvement project along Interstate 40 in Forsyth County.
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This Week at NCDOT: New State Maps Available, Speed Limit Lowered for Birds

Aug 06, 2021 - 10:36 am
This week at the department the new state map was released - get yours for free, and the speed limit on the Umstead Bridge has been lowered for birds.
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Short Line Railroad Grants Awarded

Aug 06, 2021 - 9:31 am
Twelve short line railroads and the N.C....
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Johnston County Road to be Resurfaced

Aug 06, 2021 - 7:00 am
Lane closures are planned along a Johnston County road beginning this weekend to allow crews to resurface it.
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Cape Fear Memorial Bridge Closing Overnight Next Week

Aug 06, 2021 - 7:00 am
Work to weatherproof the control house of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge is complete, and crews must now remove the scaffolding.
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US 52 Repair Work Ramps Up in Forsyth County

Aug 05, 2021 - 1:21 pm
​WINSTON-SALEM – Crews plan to add additional workdays over the next couple weeks to ensure a stretch of U.S. 52 in Forsyth County is repaired prior to upcoming resurfacing and shoulder work.
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Haywood County Highway Dedicated for Fireman

Aug 05, 2021 - 11:23 am
NC Board of Transportation approves resolution for Claude "Paw" Messer Highway in Haywood County.
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Johnston County Pipe Failure Requires Temporary Closure

Aug 05, 2021 - 10:32 am
The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close U.S. 301 just north of Holt Lake Bar-B-Que & Seafood restaurant to replace a failing crossline pipe.
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2021-22 State Transportation Map Now Available

Aug 04, 2021 - 1:51 pm
The 2021-22 North Carolina State Transportation Map is now available to the public free of charge.
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Davidson County Road to Close for Pipe Replacement

Aug 03, 2021 - 2:30 pm
A section of a Davidson County road is scheduled to close temporarily next week while N.C. Department of Transportation maintenance crews replace a crossline pipe.
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Highlands Road Safety Improvements Underway

Aug 03, 2021 - 1:04 pm
An HSIP project is underway in Macon County.
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Interstate 277 Ramp Closures Continue This Week

Aug 02, 2021 - 3:31 pm
Tonight, N.C. Department of Transportation contract crews tonight will continue a $16.3 million project to improve 22 bridges along Interstate 277, requiring several ramp closures.
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Johnson Pond Road Closure as Part of Ongoing Complete 540 Construction

Aug 02, 2021 - 11:23 am
On or about August 16, Johnson Pond Road will temporarily close to through traffic between Ten Ten Road and Optimist Farm Road.
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Salem Parkway Project Wins National Engineering Award

Aug 02, 2021 - 10:12 am
The project to transform Business 40 in downtown Winston-Salem into what now is called Salem Parkway earned prestigious recognition during the “Academy Awards” of the engineering industry.
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Contract Awarded to Preserve Wrightsville Beach Bridge

Aug 02, 2021 - 8:59 am
The life of the South Banks Channel Bridge will be extended thanks to a preservation project contract that was recently awarded.
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Nightly Lane Closure Set for Gaston County Road

Jul 30, 2021 - 3:51 pm
Starting Sunday, N.C. Department of Transportation contractors will close one lane of a Gaston County highway for about four nights.
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