Temporary Street Closings
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.**
Steel Street will be closed from Carolina Pines Avenue to Norfolk Street from November 18 through December 18.
Scales Street will be closed from Whitaker Mill Road to Fairview Road from Nov. 20 through Dec. 20 for the replacement of a water pipe.
December 7 A portion of Pace Street from N. Person Street and N. Bloodworth Street will be closed from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m.
December 7 Traffic will be affected downtown from 8:30 a.m. until noon for a road race. The runners will assemble on the 100 and 200 blocks of St. Mary's Street beginning at 8:30 am. There will actually be two races: A one-mile run beginning at 10 am and a 5K run beginning at 10:30 am. Both races will utilize the same streets. Runners will proceed south on St. Mary's Street and turn right onto Hillsborough Street. Runners involved in the one-mile run will turn around at West Park and return to the start/finish line. Runners in the 5K event will continue west on Hillsborough Street to Brooks Avenue where they will turn around and utilize the same route to return to the start/finish line. Parking spaces on St. Mary's Street between Hillsborough Street and Jones Street will be encumbered from 7 a.m. until 12 pm.
December 7 Ileagnes Road from Tryon Road to the first alley north of the intersection of Olympia Drive will be closed from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Olympia Drive will be closed from the first alley west of the intersection of Ileagnes Road to the east end of the clubhouse property.
December 7 Traffic will be affected downtown from 6 a.m. to until 1 a.m. The 200 through 500 blocks of Fayetteville Street will be closed. Davie Street between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street will be closed. Martin Street from S. Salisbury Street to S. Wilmington Street will be closed. Parking spaces will be encumbered on the 500 block of Fayetteville Street.
December 8 Traffic will be affected downtown for a walk from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. The group will assemble at 219 W. Edenton Street, proceed west to Dawson Street, travel south to Martin Street, east to McDowell Street, north to Edenton Street, and then west to the starting point.
December 31 Traffic will be affected downtown for the annual First Night Celebration. The 00 block of Edenton Street will be closed from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. The following parking spaces will be encumbered from 3 a.m. on December 31 until 5 a.m. on January 1:
- The 00 blocks of Davie, Martin, Hargett, and South streets;
- Parking spaces on the north side of the 00 block of Edenton Street;
- Parking spaces on the south side of the 00 block of Jones Street;
- Parking spaces on the 100 through 500 blocks of Fayetteville Street; and,
- Both City parking lots in the block bounded by Lenoir, Salisbury, South, and Wilmington streets.
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 here. 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.