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Temporary Street Closings

Last Modified: February 07, 2014

The following street closings due to schedule road races, parades, construction or other events. These activities will affect certain traffic patterns across Raleigh over the next several months.

**This listing is updated regularly.**

Kinsey Street

A portion of Kinsey Street will be closed from Dupont Circle north to the dead end on Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. to facilitate a farmer's market.

Cambridge Street

Cambridge Street will be closed from Lake Boone Trail to Fairview Road from Jan. 13 until July 1.

Lenoir Street

Lenoir Street will be closed from Wilmington Street to Fayetteville Street from March 3 until August 29. On August 29, the southernmost lane of Lenoir will be opened. 

Buckingham Road

Buckingham Road will be closed to through traffic from Lake Boone Trail to Yarmouth Road from March 14 until April 14.

Downtown Farmers Market

The City Plaza Farmer's Market will be held every Wednesday from April 30 through October 29 from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. The 400 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed

April

April 4 Traffic will be affected downtown between 1 p.m. on April 4 and 1 p.m. on April 6. The 200 block of E. Martin Street and 200 block of S. Person Street will be closed from 7 a.m. on April 4 to 1 p.m. on April 6. Also, the 300 block of E. Martin Street and the 300 block of S. Person Street will be closed from 3 p.m. on April 4 to 1 p.m. on April 6.

April 5 Traffic will be affected from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. for a fundraising walk. The group will begin at Halifax Mall. They will turn left on N. Wilmington Street, left on Salisbury Street, left on Davie Street, left on Fayetteville Street, right on Morgan Street, and turn left on Wilmington Street, ending at the mall.

April 4 The 00 block of Hargett Street will be closed from 6 p.m. to midnight.

April 5 The 400 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 11 a.m. until 8:30 p.m.

April 11 The 00 block of Davie Street will be closed from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

April 12 Traffic will be affected near Hillsborough Street from 12 p.m. to 1 a.m. for a community event. Horne Street between Hillsborough Street and Vanderbilt Street will be closed.

April 12 Traffic will be affected from 12 p.m. until 1 a.m. on Sunday, April 13 on Hillsborough Street. Horne Street will be closed from Hillsborough Street to Vanderbilt Street.

April 12 Lenoir Street will be closed between S. Dawson Street and S. McDowell Street from 5 p.m. until 3 p.m. on Sunday. Martin Street will be closed from McDowell Street to S. Salisbury Street from 8 a.m. until Sunday at 7 p.m. The 200 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 8 a.m. until Sunday at 7 p.m.

April 13 Traffic will be affected across Raleigh from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. for a marathon and half-marathon. More than 8,000 runners are expected to participate. Maps of the races will be available. In addition, the 300, 400, and 500 blocks of Fayetteville Street, as well as the cross-streets of Martin and Davie street between S. Salisbury and S. Wilmington Street will be closed from 8 a.m. on April 12 to 7 p.m. on April 13.

April 13 The 200 block of E. Franklin Street will be closed between N. Person Street and N. Blount Street from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.

April 19 The 1100 block of South Saunders Street will be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

April 19 The 200 block of E. Martin Street will be closed from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. All streets inside City Market will be closed from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

April 19 Traffic will be affected near Mordecai for a road race from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. The runners will gather on the 100 block of Lane Street. They will turn left on Person Street, merge onto Wake Forest Road, turn left on Courtland Drive, left on Mordecai Drive, right on Chestnut Street, right on Courtland Drive, left on Mulberry Street, left on Marshall Street, left on Poplar Street, right on Mordecai Drive, right on Delway Street, merge on Blount Street, right on Lane Street, and finish on Lane Street and Wilmington Street.

April 25 The following streets will be closed from 5 p.m. to midnight: Fayetteville Street from Morgan to Lenoir streets; Davie Street from Salisbury Street to Wilmington Street; Martin Street from Salisbury Street to Wilmington Street; and Hargett Street from Salisbury Street to Wilmington Street.

April 26 Traffic will be affected from 6 a.m. until 12 p.m. downtown for a road race. The 200 block of W. Hargett Street will be closed during this time. Runners will proceed east on Hargett to Salisbury Street, turn right to Lenoir Street, left on Fayetteville Street, right on Morgan Street, left on Person Street, left on Franklin Street, left on Blount Street, right on Edenton Street, and left on Salisbury Street where they will return to the starting line.

April 26 The following streets will be closed from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.: Fayetteville Street from Morgan to Lenoir streets; Davie Street from Salisbury Street to Wilmington Street; Martin Street from Salisbury Street to Wilmington Street; and Hargett Street from Salisbury Street to Wilmington Street.

April 27 Traffic will be affected from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. for a road race near Rex Healthcare at 11200 Galleria Avenue. More information on the race can be found here.

April 27 The 600 block of Tucker Street will be closed from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.

April 27 Traffic will be affected downtown for a road race. The 200 block of W. Edenton Street will be closed from 12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

May

May 2 The 00 block of Hargett Street will be closed from 6 p.m. to midnight.

May 2 The 400 and 500 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 6 p.m. until 2 a.m. on Sunday. The 100 to 300 blocks will be closed from 5 a.m. on May 3 until 2 a.m. on Sunday. Davie Street, Martin Street, and Hargett Street will be closed from Wilmington Street to Salisbury Street from 5 a.m. on May 3 until 2 a.m. on May 4.

May 3 Traffic will be heavily impacted downtown by a parade from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. The groups will assemble in the 700 through 900 blocks of Hillsborough Street and the 100 through 500 blocks of St. Mary's Street. At 10 a.m., the parade will proceed east on Hillsborough Street to Dawson Street, proceed south on Dawson to Nash Square. Units from the parade will turn left onto Martin Street, circle the park back to Hargett Street, and park around the square. The parade will end by 11:30 a.m. Ceremonies in the park will continue until 4 p.m. The 200 block of Hargett Street will be closed from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

May 3 The 200 through 500 blocks of Glenwood Avenue will be closed from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. W. Lane Street, from Boylan to the dead end, W. North Street between Boylan Avenue and N. West Street, Anwood Place between Boylan and Glenwood avenues, and Tucker Street between Boylan Avenue and N. West Street will also be closed.

May 3 A portion of Limerick Drive from Waterbury Drive to Calvary Drive will be closed from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

May 10 the 100 block of E. Cabarrus Street will be closed from 7 a.m. on May 10 until 2 a.m. on May 11.

May 11 Traffic will be impacted from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the vicinity of Spruce Tree Way, Falls of Neuse Road, and the greenway for a 5K and 10K race. The 12600 block of Spruce Tree Way will be closed from 6 a.m. until 11 a.m.

May 11 The 100 through 400 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 6 a.m. until midnight. Hargett Street, Martin Street, and Davie Street will be closed between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street.

May 11 Traffic will be affected from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. near Wakefield for two road races. The runners will gather at Sycamore Grove Lane and proceed north. They will cross over onto Kelway Drive, travel north to Wakefield Plantation and turn around, returning to the starting point by the same route. The second race will travel via the same route only reaching Garden Hill Drive before returning to the starting line.

May 16 Traffic will be affected near North Hills from 8:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. for a road race. Runners will gather at the park on North Hills, they will turn right on Cardinal at North Hills Street, left on Church at North Hills Street, right on St. Albans Drive, left into the parking lot of 1000 St. Albans Drive and make a u-turn. The runners will return via the same route.

May 16 through May 18 Traffic will be heavily impacted downtown by Artsplosure. The following streets will be closed from 5 a.m. on Saturday until 11 p.m. on Sunday: E. Martin Street between Wilmington and Person streets; S. Blount Street between Hargett and Davie streets; E. Hargett Street between S. Person Street and S. Blount Street; Wolfe Street, Blake, Street, and Parham Streets in City Market; and the 100 and 200 blocks of E. Davie Street.

May 17 Traffic will be affected from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. near St. Francis of Assisi Church. Runners will begin at 11401 Leesville Road. They will enter onto Cape Charles Drive, turn right on and proceed to Dominion Drive. The will turn onto Dominion Boulevard to a second part of Cape Charles Drive. The runners will turn left and travel to the second roundabout where they will turn left again. They will continue to Bells Valley Drive where they will turn left and return to Cape Charles Drive. They will turn right on Dominion Drive and travel to the first section of Cape Charles Drive and return to the church parking lot.

May 17 Traffic will be affected from 7:30 to 12 p.m. for a road race near Gold Starr Drive. The runners will begin at 1636 Gold Starr Drive. The will turn left on Reedy Creek, cross Edwards Mill Road, turn around at Umstead Park and return to the starting line.

May 18 Traffic will be affected in the vicinity of Baileywick Road from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. for a bike and road race. For the bike route, the participants will exit the YMCA property and travel northwest to Chandler Drive. They will ride on roadways that are outside the City Limits until they return to Chandler Drie and return to the YMCA. The runners will exit the property and proceed south to Lead Mine Road. They will turn left on Lead Mine, left onto the YMCA driveway, travel to the dead end and turn around. Once on Lead Mine Road, they will travel east to a turnaround point just prior to Six Forks Road. Runners will then return via the same route.

May 22 A charity road race will affect traffic on N. Harrington and W. Jones Street from 6:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.

May 23 The 400 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 5 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.

May 26 The 00 block of Edenton Street between Wilmington Street and Salisbury Street will be closed from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

May 30 The 400 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 5 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.

May 30 Traffic will be affected near Wakefield High School for a road race from 7:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Runners will gather at the school, cross Wakefield Pines, turn right on Schoolhouse Road, right on Narrawood Street, left on Kelway Drive, left on Wakefield Plantation Drive, left on Rolling Rock Road, right on Wakefalls Drive and return to the starting line.

June

June 1 Traffic will be heavily affected throughout Raleigh from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for two legs of the National Half Marathon. The 400 and 500 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed all day. The 100-300 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. 

The bike route will be closed from 7:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Bikers will enter the city on Lake Wheeler Road, turn left on Saunders Street, right on South Street, and conclude between Salisbury Street and Wilmington Street. 

The half-marathon route will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Runners will turn left on S. Wilmington Street, turn left on Edenton Street, left on S. Salisbury Street, right on Hillsborough Street, make a u-turn on Gorman Street, right on Salisbury Street, left on W. Morgan Street, right on Fayettevill Street, left on Davie Street, left on S. Wilmington Street, left on Edenton Street, left on S. Salisbury Street, make a u-turn on Gorman Street, right on Salisbury Street, left on W. Morgan Street, right on Fayetteville Street, and finish in front of the Marriott. 

June 6 The 400 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 5 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.

June 6 The 00 block of Hargett Street will be closed from 6 p.m. to midnight

June 7 The 200 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. 

June 8  The 100 through 400 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 6 a.m. until midnight. Hargett Street, Martin Street, and Davie Street will be closed between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street.

June 13 The 400 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 5 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.

June 14 Traffic will be affected near Hillsborough Street for a road race from 5 a.m. to noon. A map of the course can be found here.

June 20 The 400 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 5 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.

June 27 The 400 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 5 p.m. until 10:30 p.m.

July

July 4 The 00 block of Hargett Street will be closed from 6 p.m. to midnight

August

August 9 Traffic will be affected from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. for a road race on Hillsborough Street. Runners will gather on Horne Street. They will turn left on Hillsborough Street and proceed around the traffic circle on Pullen Road. They will turn around and proceed west on Hillsborough Street. They will turn right on Faircloth Street, right on Clark Avenue, right on Montgomery Street, left on Hillsborough Street, and turn left on Horne Street to the finish line.

August 10 The 100 through 400 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 6 a.m. until midnight. Hargett Street, Martin Street, and Davie Street will be closed between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street.

August 23 Traffic will be affected downtown from 3 a.m. on August 23 until 3 a.m. on August 24. Hillsborough Street will be closed from Pullen Road to Brooks Avenue. Also, the 100 blocks of Pogue Street, Horne Street, Chamberlain Street, Enterprise Street, Gardner Street, Maiden Lane, and Logan Court will be closed.

October

October 12 The 100 through 400 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 6 a.m. until midnight. Hargett Street, Martin Street, and Davie Street will be closed between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street.

October 18 Traffic will be affected from 12 p.m. until 8 p.m. for a road race. The runners will gather in the 200 block of S. Blount Street. They will proceed south. They will turn left on South Street, left on Person Street, right on Franklin Street, right on Bloodworth Street, left on Jones Street, left on Linden Avenue, left on Oakwood Avenue, left on Franklin Street, left on Person Street, right on South Street, right on Blount Street and return to the starting line.

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