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Temporary Street Closings

Last updated Aug. 19, 2014 - 5:02 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 October 31 for the replacement of water and sewer lines. The roads will be closed one at a time and reopen as the work progresses.

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. 

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

August

August 16 The 100 block of Cabarrus Street will be closed from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

August 16 The 1500 block of Beauty Avenue will be closed from 12 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. 

August 16 E. Davie Street will be closed from S. Wilmington Street to S. Blount Street from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

August 17 Traffic in Wakefield will be affected from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. for a road race.

August 17 The 00 block of Hargett Street will be closed from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.

August 21 - The 600 block of Tucker Street will be closed from 1 p.m. until 11 p.m.

August 23 Traffic will be affected near Celebration at Six Forks by a road race from 7:30 a.m. until 9 a.m. Runners will gather at the shopping center. They will travel south on Six Forks Road, turn right on Long street, left on the Greenway, loop Shelley Lake, return to the Greenway, turn right on Longstreet, and left onto Six Forks to return to the shopping center. 

August 23 The 100 block of East Cabarrus Street will be closed from 7 a.m. to 2 a.m. 

August 23 Traffic will be affected downtown from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. for a festival. The 00 and 100 blocks of Morgan and Salisbury streets will be closed from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The 300 and 400 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 6 a.m. until midnight. 

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. 

August 28 The 600 block of Tucker Street will be closed from 1 p.m. until 11 p.m.

August 29 Renyard Court will be closed from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. from the Beaverwood Drive entrance to the dead end. 

August 30 The 1100 block of S. Saunders Street Service Road will be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

August 30 - August 31 The 200 through 400 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed. The 00 blocks of Davie and Martin Street will also be closed. 

September

September 4 - September 7 Fayetteville Street will be closed between Davie Street and Lenoir Street.

September 6 The 200 block of E. Martin Street will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

September 6 The 00 block of Hargett Street will be closed from 12:01 a.m. until 11 p.m.

September 6 The 500 block of W. Davie Street will be closed from S. Harrington Street to the dead end from 6 a.m. until 9 p.m.

September 11 - September 14 The 100, 200, 300, and 400 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from Thursday at 6 p.m. until midnight on Sunday. The 00 block of Hargett Street, Martin Street, and Davie Street will be closed as well.

September 13 Traffic will be affected near North Hills from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a road race. Runners will gather at Sanderson High School and exit on Dixon Drive. They will turn right on North Hills Drive, left on the Shelley Lake Greenway, circle the lake, exit on North Hills and return via the same route to the starting line.

September 13 The 8400 and 8500 blocks of Largo Springs Court will be closed from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

September 14 Traffic will be affected downtown for a road race from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Harrington Street between Edenton Street and Morgan Street will be closed from 11 a.m. to 5 pm. Runners will gather on Hillsborough Street and head east, they will turn right on Salisbury Street, left on Morgan Street, left on Wilmington Street, left on Edenton Street, left on Salisbury Street, and right on Hillsborough Street to return to the starting line.

September 14 Traffic will be affected near PNC Arena from 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. for a road race. Runners will start in front of PNC Arena and turn on Stephen Stroud Way. They will turn left on Peter Karmanos Jr. Drive, cross over the start line on Stephen Stroud Drive, turn right on Peter Karmanos Jr. Drive, turn left on Trinity Road, turn left on Blue Ridge Road, turn left on West Chase Boulevard, right on Peter Karmanos Jr. Drive, left on Stephen Stroud Way and return to the starting line.

September 20 Traffic will be affected near North Hills Shopping Center from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for a road race. Participants will gather at North Hills and turn left on Lassiter Mill Road, right on Scotland Street, right on Beaufort Street, left on Transylvania Avenue, right on Alamance Drive, loop onto Alleghany Drive, left on Greenway, and right on Mine Creek. The race will continue on the City of Raleigh greenway before returning to Lassiter Mill Road and the finish line at North Hills Shopping Center.

September 20 Buckhead Drive will be closed from Staghorn Lane to Tanbark Way from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

September 26 and September 27 Traffic will be affected downtown. The 100 through 500 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed from 6 p.m. on September 25 through 7 a.m. on September 28. The 00 blocks of Hargett, Martin, Davie, and Lenoir streets will also be closed.

September 27 Traffic will be affected from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Garner Road for a road race. Runners will gather at 3318 Garner Road. They will turn right on Tryon Road, proceed to the Highway Patrol Driving Facility at 380 Tryon Road, loop the property and return to the starting line.

September 27 Traffic will be affected near Sunnybrook Road for a road race from 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 p.m. Runners will gather at 117 Carl Sandburg Court, turn right on Sunnybrook Road, turn left on Falstaff Road, left on Luther Road, southeast on King William Road, turn right on Donald Ross Drive, left on Kidd Road, right on Sunnybrook Road, make a u-turn at Poole Road, turn north on Sunnybrook Road, turn right on Sungate Boulevard, turn northeast on Allen Grove Court, turn left on Michael J. Smith Road, left on Cal Sandburg Court and return to the starting line.

September 27 Traffic will be affected along Hillsborough Street at 2 p.m. for a road race. View course map

September 27 The 300 block of S. Harrington Street will be closed from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

September 27 The 1100 block of S. Saunders Street will be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

September 28 Traffic will be affected near PNC Arena from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. for a fundraising walk. Participants will gather on PNC Arena property and turn onto Westchase Road. They will turn right onto Blue Ridge Road, turn right on Trinity Road, and travel back to the arena.

September 28 The 700 block of Hillsborough Street will be closed from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

October

October 2 - October 5 The 100-500 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed. The 00 blocks of Hargett, Martin, Davie, Cabarrus, and Lenoir streets will also be closed.

October 4 Traffic will be affected near Durant Road from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for a road race. Runners will gather on Garvey Drive and turn right on Durant Road, right on Capital Hills Road, u-turn at Gresham Lake, and return to the starting line.

October 4 Traffic will be affected from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. near North Hills Shopping Mall for a fundraising walk

October 4 The 200 block of E. Martin Street will be closed from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

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 12 The eastbound travel lane of Glenwood Avenue from 9401 Glenwood Avenue to Umstead Park will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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.

October 18 Traffic will be affected from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. for a road race near Brier Creek Shopping Center. Runners will begin at the Wholesale Club. They will turn left on Macaw Street, left on Brier Creek Parkway, left on Moncreiffe Road, right on Rink Road, right on Lumley Road, left on Arco Corporation Drive, and back into the shopping center.

October 19 The 00 block of Hargett Street will be closed from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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

November

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

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

December

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

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