Greensboro, NC Traffic and Road Conditions

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Ramp Closed on US-29 In Greensboro
The US 29 Crossover at Griggs Road (Between Hicone Rd. and Reedy Fork Parkway) will be closed in both directions on January 4, 2016 due to safety concerns.  Also, the northbound crossover north of this site will also be closed during construction (Adjacent to Sheetz and Green's Supper Club).  The southbound crossovers at the Sheetz location will remain open at this time.
DETOUR: All traffic will use the signed detour for the Hicone Bridge detour. Traffic will use the Reedy Fork interchange to make a U-turn to access the other side of US 29.
Start: January 5, 2016, 12:00 am / End:August 2, 2016, 9:00 pm / Updated: December 28, 2015, 6:12 pm
Congestion on US-220 Near Summerfield
US 220 is under construction to widen the road from SR 2182 (Horse Pen Creek Road) to the existing intersection of NC 68 in Rockingham County.
Start: May 14, 2012, 12:00 pm / End:December 27, 2016, 10:00 pm / Updated: June 27, 2012, 8:39 pm
Congestion on SR-4121 In Greensboro
The Greensboro Coliseum Complex will be hosting Ringling Bros B&B Circus which is expected to draw a large crowd to the area and surrounding roadways.  In anticipation of the increased traffic volume surrounding this event, Coliseum personnel and the Greensboro Police Department will be managing major intersections in the vicinity of the Complex.  Variable messaging systems located along highways I-40, I-85, I-73, US-29, US-220 and US-421 will be displaying messages to advise motorists with traffic information. The Greensboro Coliseum Complex, GPD, GDOT and the North Carolina DOT advise all patrons to plan to arrive at least one hour early and carpooling is strongly encouraged.  
Start: February 11, 2016, 3:30 pm / End:February 11, 2016, 6:00 pm / Updated: January 27, 2016, 3:57 pm
Lane Closed on SR-2819 In McLeansville
McLeansville Road is being raised and relocated to bridge over the NS/NCRR Railroad Tracks.  Bethel Church Road, Birch Creek Road and Friedens Church Road will also be affected by this project.  Expect flagging operations during the day as well as trucks entering and exiting the project. 
Start: October 8, 2015, 12:00 pm / End:September 1, 2016, 9:00 pm / Updated: October 8, 2015, 2:59 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2719 North East of Greensboro
High Rock Rd. will be closed just north of Bittle Rd. in order to replace the existing bridge over Buffalo Creek.
DETOUR: Traffic will be detoured from High Rock Road to Huffine Mill Road, to McIntyre Road, to Frieden's Church Road, and back to High Rock Road. Detour will be reversed for traffic operating in the opposite direction.
Start: December 7, 2015, 2:00 pm / End:June 15, 2016, 1:00 am / Updated: December 7, 2015, 2:51 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2565 In Greensboro
The HiCone Road bridge over US 29 will be closed beginning November 3, 2015 in order to replace the existing bridge.  All ramps will remain open.
DETOUR: Eastbound HiCone Rd. traffic will be detoured to US 29 South, to Cone Blvd., to US 29 North, and back to HiCone Rd. Westbound HiCone Rd. traffic will be detoured to US 29 North, to Reedy Fork Pkwy, to Summit Ave., to US 29 South, and back to HiCone Rd.
Start: November 3, 2015, 2:00 pm / End:August 29, 2016, 2:00 am / Updated: October 26, 2015, 2:27 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2140 In Greensboro
Inman Rd. will be closed at the bridge over Bryan Blvd. in order to upgrade the I-73/840 interchange with Bryan Blvd.  The road will be closed on Monday, October 5 at 9am and will open by July 4, 2016.  A signed detour will be in place.
DETOUR: Detour will be Inman Rd. to Old Oak Ridge Rd. to Fleming Rd. and back in Inman Rd.
Start: October 5, 2015, 1:00 pm / End:July 4, 2016, 9:00 pm / Updated: September 23, 2015, 8:15 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1859 Near Greensboro
The road will closed between Stacy Lane and Westbourne Grove Court in order for contract forces to replace the existing bridge structure.  Motorists are advised to use caution in the area and follow the signed detour.
DETOUR: Turn right onto S Bunker Hill Rd then make a right onto W Market St. Turn right onto Sandy Ridge Rd and make a right onto Endicott Rd, then a left onto Lakedale Rd. Make a right onto Adkins Rd and then turn right to re-access Boylston Rd.
Start: February 1, 2016, 2:00 pm / End:September 1, 2016, 9:00 pm / Updated: January 25, 2016, 2:14 pm
Lane Closed on SR-1005 South East of Greensboro
Lanes closed for preparation of temporary detour bridge for bridge replacement.
Start: October 29, 2015, 11:00 am / End:March 15, 2016, 11:00 am / Updated: October 26, 2015, 5:07 pm
Congestion on NC-68 Near Greensboro
Due to multiple operations in the area for the construction of the new I-73 (NC-68/US-220 Connector), anticipate crews working 6 days a week along the project limits.
Start: June 23, 2014, 4:00 am / End:April 25, 2017, 4:00 am / Updated: July 11, 2014, 6:22 pm
Shoulder Closed on I-40 In Greensboro
NCDOT contractor will replace the I-40 west bound bridge over US 29 and the off ramp to Martin Luther King Jr./Joseph M. Hunt road bridge over US 29 There will be occasional lane closures and traffic shifts during the life of the project for the I-40 west bound traffic
Start: March 2, 2015, 1:00 pm / End:September 1, 2017, 9:00 pm / Updated: February 26, 2015, 7:29 pm
source: North Carolina DOT

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