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Road Closed on US-29 Near China Grove
Beginning on Thursday, August 17th there will be a new temporary traffic configuration at the US 29/NC 152 interchange. The US 29 Connector to I-85 Northbound will close and all traffic will be rerouted to a new access ramp to I-85 at the I-85/NC 152 interchange.
Start: August 17, 2017, 3:00 pm / End:December 17, 2018, 10:00 pm / Updated: August 16, 2017, 1:45 pm
Lanes Closed on US-21 North of Charlotte
Lanes closed during construction times to construct sidewalk and medians.
Start: August 25, 2017, 7:43 pm / End:November 8, 2017, 9:00 pm / Updated: August 25, 2017, 7:55 pm
Congestion on SR-2467 In Charlotte
A special event on Mallard Creek Rd between Mallard Creek Church Rd and I-485 could cause major delays in the area. Local traffic is advised to seek alternate routes when possible.
Start: October 26, 2017, 12:00 pm / End:October 26, 2017, 11:00 pm / Updated: October 19, 2017, 5:52 pm
Lane Closed on SR-2140 North East of Rockwell
The causeway of St. Matthews Church Road across High Rock Lake is closed to two way traffic and commercial vehicles.
DETOUR: St. Matthews Church Road to Ribelin Road to Stokes Ferry Road to St. Matthews Church Road
Start: September 1, 2017, 1:59 pm / End:September 1, 2019, 2:59 pm / Updated: September 1, 2017, 2:00 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1986
Mt. Vernon Road will be closed to replace the existing bridge with a box culvert.
DETOUR: For Detour, South Mt. Vernon Road to West Cool Spring Road to East Needmore Road to South Mt. Vernon Road or Vice Versa.
Start: March 13, 2017, 12:00 pm / End:November 1, 2017, 3:00 am / Updated: July 17, 2017, 6:51 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1601 Near Charlotte
– Construction of a roundabout at Moores Chapel Road and Rhyne Road in west Charlotte will require closing the intersection, starting Monday, Oct. 16, weather permitting. The contractor started the project last month, which also includes improvements to the loop ramps from Interstate 485 to Moores Chapel Road.  The intersection will be closed up to six weeks. During the closure, drivers are encouraged to follow the posted detours.    
DETOUR: Rhyne Road: Motorists will be detoured to Moores Chapel Road, Sam Wilson Road, U.S. 74 East, the I-485 Inner Loop and Mount Holly Road (N.C. 27) back to Rhyne Road.
Moores Chapel Road: Motorists will be detoured along the I-485 Outer Loop, U.S. 74 West and Sam Wilson Road back to Moores Chapel Road.
The contractor will also close the ramp from the I-485 Outer Loop to Moores Chapel Road. Drivers will be able to exit the interstate and go back over I-485 on Moores Chapel Road, but will not be able to go in the other direction toward Rhyne Road.
Motorists wishing to get to the U.S. National Whitewater Center are encouraged to take I-485 to N.C. 27 (Exit 14), continuing west on N.C. 27 to Belmeade Drive to access Whitewater Center Parkway.

Start: October 16, 2017, 10:00 am / End:November 27, 2017, 11:00 am / Updated: October 12, 2017, 12:52 pm
Road Closed on SR-1505 North of China Grove
As part of the Railroad Improvement Projects the railroad crossing on Mt. Hope Church Road is Permanently closed.
DETOUR: Use Mt Hope Church Road to Menius Road to West NC 152 to U S 29 or Use Mt Hope Church Road to Ed Weaver Road to North on Safrit Road to West on Webb Road to South on U S 29
Start: February 23, 2015, 12:00 pm / End:January 27, 2018, 6:24 pm / Updated: January 29, 2015, 8:52 pm
Road Closed on SR-1333 In China Grove

DETOUR: Alternate Route will be Thom St. to North on US 29 to West on Church St. to South on N. Main St.
Start: November 1, 2016, 1:00 pm / End:November 1, 2017, 1:00 pm / Updated: April 18, 2017, 12:35 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1232 Near China Grove
Road Closed with Off-Site Detour for Bridge Replacement beginning September 6, 2017. Road will reopen by June 15, 2018.  
DETOUR: Using US 29 and Lentz Rd
Start: September 6, 2017, 12:00 pm / End:June 15, 2018, 9:00 pm / Updated: August 11, 2017, 1:50 pm
Lane Closed on SR-1221 Near Rockwell
The Contractor will be widening and re-paving Old Beatty Ford Road from Lentz Road to Lowerstone Church Road.
Start: July 17, 2017, 8:13 pm / End:June 1, 2020, 4:00 am / Updated: July 21, 2017, 6:53 pm
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1210 In Landis

Start: October 27, 2016, 2:00 pm / End:October 27, 2017, 2:00 pm / Updated: April 18, 2017, 12:34 pm
Lane Closed on I-85 Near China Grove
Construction of four additional travel lanes (two in each direction) to approximately 5 miles of I-85 from north of Lane Street (Exit 63) to north of NC152 (Exit 68) in Rowan County. Interchange improvements are also planned for interchanges at NC152 (MM 68) and Old Beatty Ford (MM 65).  Bridges between Lane Street and NC 152 will also be replaced for I-85 expansion.  This project will complete the expansion of I-85 through Rowan County, providing a greater level of service for local and through traffic. The Contractor will need to have nightly lane closures along I-85 for construction of the I-85 widening project . Closures can take place in the inside or in the outside lanes. Closures could be located on North Bound or South Bound of I-85.
Start: June 21, 2016, 1:00 am / End:June 30, 2019, 9:00 pm / Updated: March 6, 2017, 9:22 pm
Moving Closure on I-85 Near Charlotte
Right and Left Mobile for Roadway Sweeping
Start: October 23, 2017, 1:00 am / End:October 23, 2017, 9:00 am / Updated: October 20, 2017, 4:55 pm
Ramp Closed on I-77 In Charlotte
Permanent Ramp Closure from LaSalle Street to I-77 Northbound from 4/26/2017 to 4/26/2018
DETOUR: Statesville Road to I-77 Northbound Ramp
Start: April 27, 2017, 3:00 am / End:April 27, 2018, 3:59 am / Updated: June 1, 2017, 2:33 pm
Lanes Closed on I-77 In Charlotte
Expect nightly lane closures on I 77 N and I 77 S between Arrowood Rd. and the South Carolina state line. The closures will be both in the north and southbound lanes. The closures will begin nightly around 8:30 pm and last until 6:00 am Monday through Friday and 8:00 am Saturday and Sunday. The closures are needed to allow construction crews to work on bridges. The closures will be weather permitting.
Start: October 11, 2017, 1:00 am / End:October 31, 2017, 10:00 am / Updated: October 10, 2017, 7:11 pm
Lane Closed on I-77 In Charlotte
lane closed NB and SB of the exit 9 collector for asphalt testing
Start: October 23, 2017, 2:00 am / End:October 23, 2017, 7:00 am / Updated: October 20, 2017, 4:42 pm
Road Closed with Detour on I-77 Near Charlotte
Expect overnight detours on Friday and Saturday.  Times are subject to weather conditions and major special events in the area. Stay alert and be aware of your surroundings at all times when traveling through a work zone. No texting while driving.  
DETOUR: Detour Southbound
I-85S to Brookshire Fwy/Hwy 16 to I-77S

Start: October 21, 2017, 3:00 am / End:October 22, 2017, 9:00 am / Updated: October 20, 2017, 5:35 pm
Lanes Closed on I-77 Near Charlotte
Expect overnight lane closures on Friday and Saturday. Times below reflect overnight hours. Stay alert and be aware of your surroundings at all times when traveling through a work zone. No texting while driving. Lane closures may vary depending on weather conditions Times may fluctuate depending on special events in the region* (Lane closures might be delayed)
Start: October 21, 2017, 2:00 am / End:October 22, 2017, 1:00 pm / Updated: October 20, 2017, 6:03 pm
Moving Closure on I-77 Near Charlotte
Right and Left Mobile for Pavement Repairs
Start: October 23, 2017, 1:00 am / End:October 23, 2017, 9:00 am / Updated: October 21, 2017, 12:01 pm
Ramp Closed on I-277 In Charlotte
Bridge Rehabilitation on John Belk Freeway.
DETOUR: Continue on I-277 Inner for Wilkinson Blvd; Turn Right onto Morehead Rd; Turn Left at I-77 for I-77 Nothbound entrance ramp.
Start: October 21, 2017, 10:00 pm / End:October 22, 2017, 1:00 pm / Updated: October 21, 2017, 3:06 am
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