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Temporary Street Closings

Last updated Oct. 24, 2014 - 2:56 pm

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.**

Harrington Street

Harrington Street from Jones Street to Lane Street will be closed due to a failure in the road.

Ashe Avenue, Dexter Place, and Flint Place

Ashe Avenue, Dexter Place, and Flint Place will be closed from July 21 to November 30 for the replacement of water and sewer lines. The roads will be closed one at a time and reopen as the work progresses.

Kinsey Street

Kinsey Street from Dupont Circle to the dead end will be closed each Saturday until November 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for a Farmer's Market.

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

October

October 21 Glenwood Avenue will be closed to through-traffic from Tucker Street to W. Johnson Street from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Detours will be in place and residents will be notified.

October 25 The 2500 block of Dahlgreen Street will be closed from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.

October 25 Sunnybrook Road will be closed between Rock Quarry Road and Birch Ridge Road from 10:20 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

October 25 The Falls River subdivision traffic circle will be closed from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

October 25 Traffic downtown will be affected from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. for a parade. The group will gather on the grounds of the University, enter S. Wilmington St. and travel north. The group will turn right onto E. Cabarrus St., then right on S. Blount St. to MLK Blvd. The parade will then turn right onto MLK Blvd. travel a short distance and make an immediate left onto the school's practice field, where the parade will end. Amplified sound will be within the closure during the event.

October 25 The 500 block of E. Lane Street will be closed from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

October 25 S. Saunders Street will be closed from W. Cabarrus Street to W. Lenoir Street from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.

October 25 Traffic will be affected downtown from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. for a road race. Runners will start at 106 Wilmington St., turn right on Morgan St., left on N. Bloodworth St., right on Oakwood Ave., right onto Linden inside Oakwood Cemetery, loop inside Cemetery and back out Linden St., right on E. Jones St., right on Elm St., left on Oakwood Ave., left on N. Bloodworth, right on E. Morgan St., left on Wilmington St. to finish at 106 S. Wilmington St.

October 26 Traffic will be affected near Oberlin Road from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for two road races. For the first race, runners will assemble 2000 block of Clark Avenue. They will proceed west to Oberlin Road, turnaround at the half-mile point and return to the starting line. For the second race, runners will assemble in the 2000 block of Clark Avenue, proceed west to Oberlin Road, turn right on Oberlin Road to Davis Drive, make a U-turn and reverse route to start/finish line

Proceed west to Oberlin Rd.
Turnaround at half mile point
Return to start/finish linenAssemble 2000 block of Clark Ave.Proceed west to Oberlin Rd.Turnaround at half mile pointReturn to start/finish line

October 26 Traffic will be affected downtown near Oakwood from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Walkers will assemble at Marbles Kids Museum and turn right on Hargett, left on Blount Street, right on Davie Street, right on Fayetteville Street, right on Jones Street, left on Wilmington Street, right on Polk Street, right on Blount Street, left on Jones Street, left on Person Street, right on Oakwood Avenue, right on Linden Street, left on Lane Street, right on Cooke Street, right on Jones Street, left on Swain Street, right on New Bern Avenue, left on Person Street and return to the rear entrance of Marbles Kid Museum.

October 26 Holden Street will be closed between Elm Street and Watauga from noon until 7 p.m.

October 30 Pace Street will be closed between Person and Bloodworth streets from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

October 31 Claremont Road between Royster Street and Overbrook Drive will be close from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

October 31 Cottonwood Circle will be closed from Sandelwood Drive to North Glen Drive from 5:50 p.m. until 11 p.m.

October 31 Vance Street will be closed between Jarvis Street and Glenn Avenue from 4 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.

November

November 1 Huntingdon Drive from 5120 to 5025 will be closed from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. 

November 1 James Place will be closed between Bryan Street and Woodburn Road from 1 p.m. until 9 p.m. 

November 1-November 2 The 300 block of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 8 a.m. until 2 a.m. 

November 2 Traffic will be affected throughout the city from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. for the City of Oaks Marathon.

November 2 Traffic will be affected near Centennial Campus from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. for a road race. Runners will begin on Centennial Parkway, turn right at Achievement Drive and enter the greenway. The remaining race will be on North Carolina State University property. 

November 7 Horne Street from Hillsborough Street to Vanderbilt Street will be closed from 2:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. 

November 7 Traffic along Hillsborough Street will be affected by a parade from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The group will travel along Sullivan Drive and turn north on Dan Allen Drive, east on Hillsborough Street, south on Pullen Road, west on Cates Avenue, left on Dan Allen and right on Sullivan Drive. 

November 8 Traffic will be affected from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. near Brier Creek for a road race. Runners will start at the Regal Brier Creek theater parking lot, turn right on Arco Corporate Drive, go to the halfway point, u-turn, and return by the same route. 

November 8 Traffic will be affected near New Bern Avenue from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Runners will gather on Raleigh Beach Road, turn left on Allen Drive, left on the Greenway, turn around prior to Willowblue Lane and return via the same route. 

November 9 Bloodworth Street will be closed from Bledsoe Avenue to E. Lee Street from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

November 15 The 00 block of Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville and Wilmington street from 6 a.m. until 11 p.m. 

November 16 Traffic will be affected near Anderson Point Drive from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. for two road races

November 27 Traffic will be affected from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. for a road race. Runners will begin in the 1200 block of Ridge Road. They will travel north and turn right on Glen Eden Drive, left at the second Lubbock Road intersection, right on Ranlo Drive, left on Vick Avenue, left on Childers Street, left on Blenheim Drive, left on Ridge Road and return to the starting line. 

December

December 6 Traffic will be affected near Hillsborough Street from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for a road race

December 6 The 300 through 500 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. Davie Street from Salisbury to Wilmington streets will be closed from 6 a.m. to 2 a.m.

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