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Greensboro Traffic Alerts
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
Special Event: Congestion The Greensboro Coliseum Complex will be hosting an evening event that with expected attendance of 15,500 patrons.  Congestion is expected to increase in the vicinity of the Coliseum during the evening hours prior to and at the conclusion of the event.  In anticipation of an increased volume surrounding this event, Coliseum personnel and the Greensboro Police Department will be managing major intersections in the vicinity of the Complex.   The Coliseum Complex, GPD, GDOT and NCDOT advise all patrons to plan to arrive at least one hour early and carpooling is strongly encouraged.
Start: October 30, 2014, 10:00 pm / End:October 31, 2014, 12:30 am / Updated: August 26, 2014, 6:35 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-3330 South East of Greensboro
Southeast School Rd. will be closed at the bridge between Blakeshire Rd. and Alamance Church Rd. to allow crews to replace the existing bridge.
DETOUR: Traffic will be detoured from Southeast School Rd. to Blakeshire Rd., to Thorny Rd., to Alamance Church Rd., and back to Southeast School Rd. Detour will be reversed for traffic traveling in the opposite direction. Detour will be signed.
Start: June 18, 2014, 1:00 pm / End:November 18, 2014, 2:00 am / Updated: June 16, 2014, 8:55 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2824 In McLeansville
Creekview Rd. in McLeansville will be closed between Dick's Mill Road and Anderson Valley Road in order for crews to replace the existing bridge.  Detour will be signed.
DETOUR: Traffic on Creekview Rd. will be detoured to Hines Chapel Rd., to Rankin Mill Rd., to Camp Burton Rd., to Huffine Mill Rd., to Dick's Mill Rd., and back to Creekview. Traffic traveling in the opposite direction will follow the detour in reverse.
Start: May 12, 2014, 1:00 pm / End:November 8, 2014, 10:00 pm / Updated: May 2, 2014, 12:18 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2819 In McLeansville
Mcleansville Rd will be closed with a Detour to make repairs to the Railroad crossing near Friedens Church Rd.
DETOUR: Friedens Ch Rd(SR2746 to Carmen Rd(SR 2755) to Knox Rd (SR2814) to Bethel Ch Rd(SR2752) to Mcleansville Rd(SR 2819)
Start: September 23, 2014, 1:00 pm / End:September 23, 2014, 9:00 pm / Updated: September 11, 2014, 4:54 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2800 Near McLeansville

DETOUR: Carmon Road to Frieden Church Road
Start: September 29, 2014, 1:00 pm / End:January 29, 2015, 10:00 pm / Updated: September 19, 2014, 8:05 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2321 Near Summerfield
The road will be closed over Mears Fork Creek due to a bridge replacement.
DETOUR: For motorists traveling North on Strawberry Road, take a left onto NC-150 and follow to Strader Rd. Motorists will take a right onto Strader Road and follow that to Scalesville Road. Motorists will take another right. Motorists will be able to access Strawberry Road from Scalesville Road. For motorists traveling South on Strawberry Road, take a right onto NC-150 and continue on to Strader Road. Motorists will take a right onto Strader Road and follow that to Scalesville Road. Motorists will take another right. Motorists will be able to access Strawberry Road from Scalesville Road.
Start: August 4, 2014, 1:00 pm / End:November 30, 2014, 10:00 pm / Updated: July 28, 2014, 10:08 am
Lanes Closed on SR-2254 In Greensboro
Crews will be resurfacing Wendover Avenue between W. Market Street and Clifton Road.
Start: July 7, 2014, 11:00 pm / End:October 2, 2014, 10:00 am / Updated: June 30, 2014, 1:17 pm
Road Closed on SR-2128 Near Summerfield
Bunch road will be closed due to maintenance to the bridge over Reedy Fork Creek.
DETOUR: Take Stanley Huff Road to Pleasant Ridge Road to return to Bunch Road.
Start: March 19, 2014, 1:00 pm / End:October 1, 2014, 9:00 pm / Updated: March 17, 2014, 7:59 pm
Congestion on NC-68 Near Greensboro
Due to crews hauling materials to construct the new I-73/NC-68 interchange, heavy delays are expected on NC-68 between Leabourne Rd and Edgefield Rd.  Work will be conducted during the evening hours and overnight in order to maximize safety and minimize the impact to the traveling public.
Start: August 6, 2014, 10:00 pm / End:September 30, 2014, 10:00 am / Updated: August 1, 2014, 6:04 pm
Congestion on NC-68 North of Oak Ridge
This is a High Hazard Safety Project intended to improve the safety of the area around and between E Harrell Road and Bartonshire Road on NC 68. NC 68 will be widened to increase safety, E Harrell Road will be relocated to the South, and the intersection of W Harrell Road and NC 68 will be permanently closed. Please be aware of flagmen during construction.
Start: June 30, 2014, 12:00 pm / End:May 14, 2015, 9:00 pm / Updated: June 24, 2014, 2:16 pm
Road Closed with Detour on NC-62 South East of Greensboro
NC 62 will be closed between Alamance Church Road and Ferguson Road in order for crews to replace the existing bridge.  Detour will be signed.
DETOUR: NC 62 traffic will be detoured to Alamance Church Rd., to Garret Store Rd., to Ferguson Rd., and back to NC 62. Traffic in the opposite direction will follow the detour in reverse.
Start: May 5, 2014, 1:00 pm / End:November 7, 2014, 10:00 pm / Updated: April 29, 2014, 2:53 pm
Lane Closed on I-73 Near Greensboro
The right lane is closed in each direction as part of the High Point Road widening project and the construction of the new interchange.
Start: November 5, 2012, 9:17 pm / End:November 1, 2015, 10:00 pm / Updated: March 27, 2014, 3:48 pm

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