High Point, NC Traffic and Road Conditions
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High Point Traffic Alerts
Lane Closed on US-421 In Winston-Salem
The right lane will close between Cloverdale Avenue and Hawthorne Road in order for roadway lighting repairs to be performed.
DETOUR: Motorists are advised to use I-40 East as an alternate route.
Start: May 27, 2015, 1:00 pm / End:May 27, 2015, 7:30 pm / Updated: May 22, 2015, 8:37 pm
Congestion on SR-4326 In Winston-Salem
The Winston-Salem Entertainment-Sports Complex will host an event which is expected to increase traffic volumes surrounding the Bowman Gray Stadium. In anticipation of increased traffic volume surrounding the event, WSPD, Sherriff’s Office, and Winston Salem DOT will be managing major intersections in the vicinity of the event. It is recommended that commuters not attending the event should avoid Rams Drive, Martin Luther King Jr Drive, and other routes surrounding the event. If possible, patrons should plan to arrive early, at least one hour prior and carpooling is strongly encouraged.
Start: June 27, 2015, 10:00 pm / End:June 28, 2015, 12:30 am / Updated: May 12, 2015, 5:27 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-4325 In Winston-Salem
The contractor will be closing down Vargrave Road at Mock Street to begin retaining wall construction along US 52 North.
DETOUR: Vargrave North Detour Exit US52 North at 108 A, Right onto E. Sprague St., Left onto Old Lexington Rd., Right onto Waughtown St., Left onto MLK Jr. Blvd., Left onto Williamson St., Right onto Diggs Blvd., Back to Vargrave Road. Vargrave South Detour Diggs Blvd, Left onto Williamson St., Left onto MLK Jr. Blvd., Right onto Waughtown St., Back to Vargrave Road.
Start: May 20, 2014, 11:00 am / End:August 1, 2015, 11:00 am / Updated: May 19, 2014, 1:05 pm
Congestion on SR-4325 In Winston-Salem
The Winston-Salem Entertainment-Sports Complex will host an event which is expected to increase traffic volumes surrounding the Bowman Gray Stadium. In anticipation of increased traffic volume surrounding the event, WSPD, Sherriff’s Office, and Winston Salem DOT will be managing major intersections in the vicinity of the event. Variable messaging systems along the surrounding highways/roadways will be deployed to advise motorists with parking and traffic information. It is recommended that commuters not attending the event should avoid Rams Drive, Martin Luther King Jr Drive, and other routes surrounding the event. If possible, patrons should plan to arrive early, at least one hour prior and carpooling is strongly encouraged.
Start: July 11, 2015, 10:00 pm / End:July 12, 2015, 12:30 am / Updated: May 12, 2015, 7:04 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2991 South West of Winston-Salem
Contract forces will be closing the road to replace the bridge over Salem Creek. The bridge is located just west of the intersection of Cooper Road. The road will be closed at Cooper Road and Charnel Road and will only be accessible to local residents beyond these points to the bridge location. Motorists will still be able to access residences and businesses on either side of the bridge construction area, up to the points of closure. A signed offsite detour will be utilized during the closure.Motorists are advised to use caution in the area and allow additional travel time to reach their destinations safely.
DETOUR: The following signed offsite detour will be utilized during the closure: Ebert Road, W. Clemmonsville Road, S. Stratford Road (US 158)
Start: March 23, 2015, 11:00 am / End:August 23, 2015, 11:00 pm / Updated: March 12, 2015, 4:58 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2693 Near Winston-Salem
The purpose of the road closure is to realign the intersection of Sawmill Road to Gumtree Road. This project lowers the elevation of Gumtree Road and realigns Sawmill Road. The project will also realign the Reid Road intersection at Gumtree Road. The Reid Road construction will utilize lane closures, maintaining access to Reid Road at all times.
DETOUR: The project has a signed of site detour which utilizes Thomasville road, Willard Road, Union Cross Road and Wallburg Road
Start: May 11, 2015, 1:00 pm / End:June 15, 2015, 8:00 pm / Updated: May 1, 2015, 2:43 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2667 In Kernersville
Weather permitting, starting Monday morning, May 4, 2015, at 9:00am, a section of Hastings Hill Road (SR 2667) in Kernersville, NC, between West Mountain Street and Gerry Drive will be closed. Road will be closed during the construction phase of the project which is consisted of removing and replacing existing bridge over Kerner’s Mill Creek and construction of roadway approaches to the new bridge. This work and road closure is anticipated to last until Thursday August 20, 2015 (or sooner pending good weather).
DETOUR: Off-Site detour routes have been marked along West Mountain St, Linville Rd, Kernersville Rd, Old Winston Rd and Sedge Garden Rd.
Start: May 4, 2015, 1:00 pm / End:August 20, 2015, 10:00 pm / Updated: April 6, 2015, 2:24 pm
Road Closed on SR-2407 In Winston-Salem
As part of the Winston-Salem Northern Beltway(Eastern Section) Morris Road will be closed permanently as construction on the new roadway will cut off access from both directions on Morris Road.
Start: March 16, 2015, 1:00 pm / End:November 1, 2018, 9:00 pm / Updated: March 5, 2015, 7:21 pm
Road Closed on SR-2405 In Winston-Salem
As part of the Winston-Salem Northern Beltway(Eastern Section) Old Belews Creek Road will be closed permanently as construction on the new roadway will cut off access from both directions on Old Belews Creek Road.
Start: February 24, 2015, 2:00 am / End:November 1, 2018, 9:00 pm / Updated: February 13, 2015, 7:50 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1173 In Lewisville
Beginning on February 9, 2015, Williams Road will be closed to traffic between the ramps at the bridge over US 421. The road will remain closed to traffic through August 17, 2015, while the superstructure of the bridge is replaced. Traffic will still be able to utilize the two traffic circles at the ramps to US 421, and will be able to access all residences and businesses on each side of US 421. At various times during the construction, lane closures can be expected on US 421 as well as full closures of US 421. The lane closures will occur during day and nighttime hours outside of the morning and evening rush hours depending on direction of travel. The closures of US 421 will occur at night between the hours of 9:00 PM and 6:00 AM. The TIMS system will be updated as these closures are planned. During the closures of US 421, traffic will be routed off the ramps at US 421 and will travel around the traffic circles and reenter US 421. Motorists are advised to use caution in this area and allow additional travel time to reach their destination safely.
DETOUR: Northbound Williams Road (toward Lewisville): US 421 South to Lewisville-Clemmons Road, use ramp to enter US 421 North back to Williams Road Southbound Williams Road (toward Clemmons): US 421 North to Shallowford Road, use ramp to enter US 421 South back to Williams Road
Start: February 9, 2015, 12:00 pm / End:August 17, 2015, 11:00 pm / Updated: January 16, 2015, 4:27 pm
Lanes Closed on NC-67 In Winston-Salem
The intersection will be realigned and a signal will be installed at Winona Street along Reynolda Road. Intermittent lane closures along Reynolda Road (NC 67) will occur for the duration of the project. Traffic patterns along Winona Street will shift as well.
Start: May 18, 2015, 1:00 pm / End:November 20, 2015, 9:00 pm / Updated: May 13, 2015, 8:03 pm
Ramp Closed on I-40 In Kernersville
The contractor will be opening the new interchange with Macy Grove Road and I-40 Business on May 20, 2015. The new exit number will be 17 . The existing Colfax Exit 16 will be permanently closed the same day after the new interchange opens. The access from East Mountain Street directly to I-40 Business West will also permanently be closed off after the new interchange is open.
Start: May 20, 2015, 6:00 pm / End:October 15, 2015, 9:00 pm / Updated: May 13, 2015, 8:02 pm
NCDOT on Twitter
It's a beautiful day for a race! If you're in the area, slow down and use caution http://t.co/WQq6w71rqI
Still seeing backup on I-85 at the ramp to Exit 49 in Concord. Please use caution and pay attention as you're traveling through that area.
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Put away all distractions! Cell phones, cheeseburgers, makeup, etc! They can all wait #JustDrive
We're seeing backup on I-85 @ Exit 49 in Concord. If UR heading to race today, try using alternate route -- like Exit 48 to U.S 29/N.C. 49
Make sure every passenger in the car is buckled up, its the law & can save your life! #ClickItorTicket
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