Temporary Street Closings

Last updated Sep. 23, 2019 - 11:00 am

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

The 500 block of S. Wilmington Street between E Lenoir Street and E Cabarrus Street will be closed beginning at 9 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12 to allow for the dismantle of the FNB Tower crane. Traffic flow is anticipated to be restored no later than 6 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 16.

After the crane is removed, road access to Wilmington Street will continue to 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 early 2020.

September

Sept. 12 The following streets will be closed between 2 p.m. and midnight:

  • Parham Street between E. Martin Street and Wolfe Street;
  • Wolfe Street between S. Blount Street and Blake Street; and,
  • Blake Street from E. Martin street to E. Davie Street.

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

Sept. 15 The following roads will be closed between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m:

  • Martin Street between Blount Street and Person Street;
  • Parham Street between Martin Street and Wolfe Street;
  • Blake Street between Martin Street and Wolfe Street.

Sept. 21 Tucker Street will be closed between Glenwood Avenue and the entrance to the 510 Glenwood parking deck from 9 a.m. until 11 p.m.

Sept. 22 Traffic will be impacted near PNC Arena from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. for a walk. Participants will start on PNC property at Gate E, turn left on Westchase Boulevard, right on Blue Ridge Road, right on Trinity Road, and take the second right to back to the arena.

Sept. 27 - Sept. 29 S. Harrington Street will be closed between W. Morgan Street and W. Hargett Street from 6 p.m. until 9 a.m. on Sept. 29.

Sept.27 - Sept. 28 E. Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 6 a.m. on Sept. 27 until 11:59 p.m. on Sept. 28.

Sept. 29 Largo Springs Court will be closed from one end of the cul de sac to the other from 4 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

October

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

Oct. 5 A road race near Durant Road will impact traffic from 7 a.m. until 11 a.m. Runners will start at 8431 Garvey Drive, turn north towards Durant Road, turn right on Durant Road, right on Capital Hills Drive, make a U-Turn and return by the same route.

Oct.10 The following streets will be closed between 2 p.m. and midnight:

  • Parham Street between E. Martin Street and Wolfe Street;
  • Wolfe Street between S. Blount Street and Blake Street; and,
  • Blake Street from E. Martin street to E. Davie Street.

Oct. 13 Eastbound Glenwood Avenue will be closed between the Angus Barn and Umstead Parkway from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. 

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

November

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

Nov. 14 The following streets will be closed between 2 p.m. and midnight:

  • Parham Street between E. Martin Street and Wolfe Street;
  • Wolfe Street between S. Blount Street and Blake Street; and,
  • Blake Street from E. Martin street to E. Davie Street.
Nov. 28 A road race near Dorothea Dix Park will impact traffic from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. A map of the course is online.

December

Dec. 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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