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Lexington Traffic Alerts
52
Ramp Closed on US-52 Near Lexington
Southbound entrance ramp to Business 85  from Old Salisbury Road will be closed with detour for median widening/overlay operations and bridge work over Swearing Creek.
DETOUR: Head west on Salisbury Rd toward State Rd 1278. Go 0.9 miles then continue onto Old Salisbury Rd go 0.1 miles next Turn left onto Old Hargrave Rd go 0.3 miles next Slight left onto Green Needles Rd go 0.3 miles next Turn right onto the I-85 BUS S/US-29 S/US-70 W/US-52 S ramp to Salisbury go 0.2 miles Detour is a total of 1.8 miles
Start: September 29, 2014, 2:00 pm / End:November 30, 2015, 10:00 pm / Updated: February 11, 2015, 7:58 pm
52
Lanes Closed on US-52 South of Lexington
Contractors will be working on shoulder reconstruction, pavement repairs, resurfacing and replacement of bridges over Swearing Creek between mile markers 83 and 87.
Start: September 1, 2014, 12:00 pm / End:December 16, 2015, 1:00 am / Updated: March 16, 2015, 8:31 pm
2263
Road Closed with Detour on SR-2263 Between Denton and Thomasville
Contract forces will be closing John Black Road to replace the bridge over Flat Swamp Creek. The point of closure is approximately 0.5 mile from the intersection of New Cut Road. Motorists will still be able to access residences and businesses on either side of the bridge construction area, up to the points of closure.Motorists are advised to use caution in the area and allow additional travel time to reach their destinations safely.  
DETOUR: New Cut Road, E. Old US Hwy 64, Old NC 109
Start: December 15, 2014, 12:00 pm / End:April 3, 2015, 11:00 pm / Updated: December 12, 2014, 8:10 pm
2020
Road Closed on SR-2020 South of Thomasville
Due to railroad construction, Lower Lake Road will permanently dead end from both directions at the railroad tracks. 
DETOUR: Motorists wishing to cross the railroad tracks should use Upper Lake Road or Turner Road as an alternate route.
Start: March 10, 2015, 12:00 pm / End:December 31, 2015, 6:00 pm / Updated: March 5, 2015, 10:19 pm
1155
Road Closed with Detour on SR-1155 South West of Lexington
Contract forces will be closing the road to replace the bridge over First Potts Creek.  The bridge is located just south of the intersection of Lamb Road.  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: NC 150
Start: April 6, 2015, 11:00 am / End:August 15, 2015, 11:00 pm / Updated: March 23, 2015, 8:40 pm


 
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