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Temporary Street Closings

Last updated Feb. 15, 2019 - 12:01 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.**

First National Bank Construction - 500 block of Wilmington Street

Wilmington Street will be limited between Lenoir and Cabarrus streets during the construction of the First National Bank.

During the week from 6 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., there will be two lanes open. After peak morning traffic, only one lane will be open.

The lane closures will be in place until the building is complete in March of 2020.

March

March 2 Polk Street will be closed between N. Bloodworth Street and N. East Street from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. A parade will also close several streets from 6 p.m. until 6:15 p.m. The parade will start on Polk Street, turn right on N. Bloodworth Street, right on N. Boundary Street, right on Elm Street, right on Oakwood Avenue, right on N. Bloodworth Street, and right on Polk Street.

March 9 A road race will impact traffic from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. near Dix Park. Roads along the following route will be closed:

  • Runners will start at Dawkins Drive near Flowers Cottage;
  • Left onto Umstead Drive;
  • Right onto Ruggles Drive;
  • Left onto Biggs Drive;
  • Right onto Palmer Drive;
  • Left onto Cranmer Drive;
  • Left onto Umstead Drive;
  • Right onto S. Boylan Avenue;
  • Left onto Tate Drive;
  • Right onto Richardson Drive;
  • Left onto Umstead Drive;
  • Right onto Middleton Drive;
  • Continue onto Palmer Drive;
  • Right onto Biggs Drive; Right onto Whiteside Drive;
  • U-Turn on Whiteside Drive;
  • Right onto Biggs Drive;
  • Right onto Ruggles Drive;
  • Left onto Umstead Drive; and,
  • Right onto Dawkins Drive to Finish

March 16 Tucker Street will be closed between Glenwood Avenue and the 510 Glenwood Parking Deck from 8 a.m. until 11 p.m.

March 16 Roads along the following route will bec losed from 7:50 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. for a road race:

  • Start at Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Parking Lot (1001 Blair Drive);
  • Right on Blair Drive;
  • Left on Umstead Drive;
  • Right on DawkinsDrive;
  • Left on Umstead Drive; Right on Ruggles Drive;
  • Left on Biggs Drive;
  • Right on Palmer Drive;
  • Left on Cranmer Drive;
  • Left on Umstead Drive;
  • Right on S. Boylan Avenue;
  • Left on Tate Drive;
  • Right on Richardson Drive;
  • Right on Umstead Drive;
  • Right on Dawkins Drive;
  • Left on Umstead Drive;
  • Right on Blair Drive;
  • Finish at Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Parking Lot.
March 17 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.
March 23 Traffic will be closed between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. near Glenwood South. A map of the race is online.

April

April 5 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.

April 6 Gordon Street will be closed between Wayland Drive and Peachtree Street from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

April 21 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.

May

May 3 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.

June

June 7 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.

June 16 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.

July

July 5 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.

July 21 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.

August

August 2 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.

August 18 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.

September

September 6 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.

September 15 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.

October

October 4  East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.

October 20 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.

November

November 1 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.

December

December 6 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until 11:59 p.m.

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