NCDOT to suspend most road
construction work over Thanksgiving
Packing up the family and heading to
grandma's house out of town for the
Thanksgiving holiday? Or, perhaps, gathering
with friends for a road trip for
Thanksgiving? If so, you'll be glad to hear
the N.C. Department of Transportation is
suspending most road construction work over
the Thanksgiving holiday.
Construction will be suspended from 4 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 25 until 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 1
on most construction projects along
interstates, N.C. and U.S. routes with the
Fayetteville Outer Loop will close the
outbound (southbound) lanes of All-American
Freeway between Fort Bragg and Santa Fe
** In Raleigh, the two lanes
of the I-40 West ramp onto I-440 West is
reduced to one lane, and I-440 is in a
two-lane pattern in both directions between
I-40 and U.S. 64/264 as a part of the
** U.S. 264 in Dare
County between Stumpy Point and Engelhard is
reduced to one lane in three locations for
the replacement of three bridges;
I-73 in Guilford County is reduced to two
lanes in each direction between I-40 and
I-85 for a new interchange with High Point
** U.S. 158 (Elizabeth Street)
in Elizabeth City is reduced to one lane in
each direction from Road Street to the
Pasquotank River Bridge for resurfacing and
construction of a new bridge.
94 in Hyde County is reduced to one lane for
culvert replacements on the Lake
** U.S. 158 in
Hertford County between Murfreesboro and
Winton is reduced to one lane for paving.
There will be no lane closures on
** N.C. 137 in
Gates County is closed at U.S. 158/13 as
part of a widening project along U.S.
158/13. N.C. 137 traffic is currently
following a signed detour.
can keep tabs on this year’s travel
conditions with real-time travel information
at any time by calling 511, visiting the
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