Bessemer City Traffic and Road Conditions
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A) The traffic flow is updated at loadtime and upon movement outside the initial map view, or upon refresh of the page. Any incident markers are checked for updates approximately every 5-10 minutes, but you need to reload the page to load any new updates; the data provided may still be the same status/view as before. Information shown is as only reliable as how it is reported to us.Q) The roads are backed up or closed, but the map does not show the reason why, what's the deal?
A) Municipal traffic monitors or GPS trackers may not be available, could be offline, or reports and alerts are not syndicated to media outside of the area to use on the map. This is especially true for rural areas. You are encouraged to leave a road conditions report to help others.Q) I see traffic alerts in the box below for the state, but they aren't related to the area I'm in?
A) We attempt to display alerts as specific to the area as possible, however in some cases the data we receive will only allow us to provide it by county or even statewide.Q) Are you an official source of traffic information?
A) We are not an official source of traffic or real-time data. We have contracts and licenses to display certain up-to-date information that comes direct from some DOTs in various states, and the traffic flow on the maps is provided by Google or MapQuest. However, the data shown here should only be used for light informational and reference purposes and not to make critical decisions. Your safest option on the web is to use your state-run traffic website, or to call the DOT traffic line for your state, local authorities, or the state's 511 number if available.
Bessemer City Traffic Alerts
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2209 In McAdenville
This is a bridge replacement project for Bridge No. 8 in McAdenville. The contract is avaiable for construction starting May 1st, with the project scheduled to be open to traffic by November 1st, 2017. There is a signed detour route that will carry traffic along NC-7 to Peach Orchard Rd., (SR 2014), back to Hwy 74 to Wesleyan Drive.
DETOUR: There will be a signed detour route that follows NC-7 to Peach Orchard Rd., (SR 2014) to Hwy 74, back to Wesleyan Drive, (SR 2209). Motorists are urged to follow the detour route and observe the road closed signs for the project.
Start: May 15, 2017, 2:00 pm / End:November 1, 2017, 9:00 pm / Updated: May 18, 2017, 1:18 pm
Road Closed on SR-1837 Near Stanley
Bridge located on SR 1837 (Hoyles Creek Road) is currently being replaced.
DETOUR: Road closed, please follow signed detour.
Start: March 7, 2016, 1:00 pm / End:March 30, 2018, 4:00 am / Updated: October 13, 2017, 2:18 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1819 West of High Shoals
Start: February 22, 2017, 2:15 pm / End:December 29, 2017, 9:15 pm / Updated: February 22, 2017, 2:22 pm
source: North Carolina DOT
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