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Pleasant Valley Road Widening Project

Last updated Apr. 18, 2018 - 9:49 am
  • Planning
  • Design
  • Construction
  • Completed
  • Road Widening Project
  • 4.3 Million
  • Roadway Design and Construction (Lead)
  • A. Morton Thomas & Associates, Inc.

Current Activity

Updated April 13

The City had a public meeting regarding the proposed roadway improvements to Pleasant Valley Road between Duraleigh Road and Glenwood Avenue.

Linked below are the accompanying documents from the public meeting.

Presentation
Project map
Project handout

Summary

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.

Schedule

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

History

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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