Pleasant Valley Road Widening Project

Last updated Nov. 26, 2018 - 12:27 pm
  • Planning
  • Design
  • Construction
  • Completed
  • Road Widening Project
  • 4.3 Million
  • Roadway Design and Construction (Lead)
  • A. Morton Thomas & Associates, Inc.

Current Activity

Updated Nov. 20

The project is in the right-of-way and easement acquisition phase. The City is on schedule to advertise the project for construction bids in Feb. 2019.


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; and,
  • Streetlights.


Project schedule with dates and descriptions
Fall 2016Corridor Public Meeting (25% Design)
March 15, 2018Design Public Meeting (65% Design)
Feb. 2019Complete Right of Way Acquisition
Feb. 2019Advertise for Construction Bids
Spring 2019Award Construction Contract
Late Fall 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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