Temporary Street Closings

Last updated Oct. 18, 2016 - 2:02 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.

Food Truck Lunch Series

The Food Truck Lunch Series will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from July 8 through October 27 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

Program Our Plazas

Market Plaza and Exchange Plaza will be closed from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Wednesdays through December 31. The plazas will also be closed from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Fridays through the end of the year.

Barmettler Street

Due to projects by the City of Raleigh Public Utilities Department, Barmettler Street will be closed west of Dixie Trail for four weeks due to sewer line replacement.

St. Albans Drive

A portion of St. Albans Drive west of Hardimont Road will be closed on weekends for the installation of a sewer main. Crews will close the road at 6 p.m. Work will begin at 6 a.m. and begin excavation. The road should reopen by 7 p.m. on Sunday. A message board will be in place to let residents know of the status of the work. 

Oberry Street

The 2800 block of Oberry Street will be closed from October 31 through November 16 for construction work.


October 22 Dunn Road will be closed between Cokesbury Lane and River Bank Drive and Fall River Avenue will be closed between Cokesbury Lane and Catara Drive from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

October 22 Royal Forrest Drive will be closed between Wide River Drive and Cardington Lane from 3 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Also, Hidden Waters Circle will be closed between Royal Forrest Drive and the second turn to Royal Forrest Drive.

October 22 Traffic will be impacted near Dix Park from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. for a road race. A map of the course is online.

October 22 Traffic will be impacted downtown for a parade between 7 a.m. and 12 p.m. The parade route will head north on North State Street, turn right on Glascock Street, right on Delaney Drive, right on Milburnie Road, left on Hill Street, right on Boyer Street, and right on Tarboro Road.

October 22 The following roads will be closed from 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for a road race:

  • Sunnybrook Road, north from Walnut Creek;
  • Participants will turn south on Walnut Creek Trail; and finish on Walnut Creek.

October 26-October 27 West Cabarrus Street will be closed between South Salisbury Street and Gale Street from 7 p.m. on October 25 until 10 p.m. on October 27.

October 29 Dakins Court will be closed between Dahlgreen Road and the end of the cul-de-sac from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

October 29 Bickett Boulevard will be closed between Dare Street and Aycock Street from 10 a.m. until 11:50 p.m.

October 29 Cottonwood Circle will be closed between Sandlewood Drive and North Glenn Drive from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

October 29 Huntingdon Drive will be closed from noon until midnight between 5119 Huntingdon and 5041 Huntingdon Drive.

October 30 Cooke Street will be closed between East Jones Street and East Lane Street from 12 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

October 30 Holden Street will be closed between Elm Street and Watauga Street from 1 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.

October 31 Rock Creek Drive will be closed between Terrace Drive and Dell Drive from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.


November 5 James Place will be closed between Woodburn Road and Bryan Street from 1 p.m. until 11 p.m.

November 5 Traffic will be impacted near Brier Creek Shopping Center from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. for a road race. Runners will start at Brier Creek and proceed north on private property. They will turn right on Arco Corporate Drive, make a u-turn at Lumley Road and return by the same route.

November 5 Chasteal Trail will be closed between Quitman Trail and Hornblower Trail from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.

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