Pleasant Valley Road Widening Project

Last updated Aug. 15, 2017 - 4:05 pm
  • Planning
  • Design
  • Construction
  • Completed
  • Road Widening Project
  • 4.3 Million
  • Roadway Design and Construction (Lead)
  • A. Morton Thomas & Associates, Inc.

Current Activity

The design consultant completed the 25% preliminary plan and presented it at a public meeting on October 19, 2016. The documents from the meeting are linked below. The next public meeting is scheduled for fall 2017.

Public Meeting Project Map
Public Meeting Presentation


This project will widen and rehabilitate Pleasant Valley Road between Duraleigh Road and Glenwood Avenue.

The improved corridor will feature a three lane curb and gutter section with:

  • Bike lanes
  • Sidewalks
  • Landscaping
  • Street trees
  • Streetlights


Project schedule with dates and descriptions
Fall 2016Corridor Public Meeting (25% Design)
Fall 2017Design Public Meeting (65% Design)
Late Fall 2017Public Hearing
Spring 2018Complete Right of Way Acquisition
Summer 2018Award Construction Contract
Summer 2019Project Completion


Pleasant Valley Road is classified as a two-lane divided avenue in the City of Raleigh's Comprehensive Transportation Plan. The project will improve traffic capacity and congestion, pedestrian connectivity, safety, and provide a multi-modal solution between the residential and retail/business districts between Duraleigh Road and Glenwood Avenue.

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