Temporary Street Closings

Last updated Nov. 18, 2015 - 1:42 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.

Cartier Drive

On Oct. 19 the City of Raleigh will close Cartier Drive, between Wayland Drive and Oberlin Road to replace the existing sewer and water lines and services. The work is expected to be complete within five weeks.

Food Truck Lunch Series

The Food Truck Lunch Series will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from November 17 through June 30 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event will close the City right-of-way off S. Salisbury Street between W. Davie Street and W. Cabarrus Street


November 14 Harden Road will be closed between Nancy Ann Drive and Rexwoods Drive from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

November 15 A road race will will close the following route from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.:

  • Runners will start at Martin Magnet Middle School and turn right on Horton Street;
  • Follow Horton Street to House Creek Trail;
  • U-Turn at the trail at Glen Eden Drive; and,
  • Return by the same route.

November 21 The Raleigh Christmas parade will impact traffic downtown from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. The following roads will be closed during that time:

  • Hillsborough Street from W. Morgan Street and Boylan Avenue;
  • St. Mary's Street from W. Jones Street and W. Morgan Street; and,
  • Snow Avenue between W. Morgan Street and Hillsborough Street.

The following roads will be closed no earlier than 7 a.m. and no later than 2 p.m. to facilitate the parade route:

  • The parade will begin at Hillsborough Street and St. Mary's Street and head east;
  • Turn right on Salisbury Street;
  • Left on Morgan Street;
  • Right on Fayetteville Street;
  • Right on Davie Street; and,
  • Right on Lenoir Street.

November 21 All parking spaces on the northern side of East Davie Street between Blount Street and Blake Street will be unavailable from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

November 22 Blount Street will be closed between Hargett Street and Martin Street from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

November 26 Traffic will be affected near Ridgewood Shopping Center from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. for a road race. Runners will start at the shopping center and head north on Ridge Road, turn right on Glen Eden Drive, left on Lubbock Drive, right on Ranlo Drive, left on Vick Avenue, left on Childers Street, left on Blenheim Drive, left on Ridge Road, and finish between Wade Avenue and Leonard Street.


December 4 E. Hargett Street will be closed from Fayetteville Street to Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 1 a.m.

December 5 Dunn Road will be closed between Cokesbury Lane and River Bank Drive and Falls River Avenue will be closed between Cokesbury Lane and Catara Drive from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

December 5 Fayetteville Street will be closed between Martin Street and Lenoir Street and Davie Street will be closed between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 a.m. to 1 a.m.

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