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Temporary Street Closings

Last updated May 22, 2018 - 9:15 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.**

N. Harrington Street (200 block) - between Jones Street and Lane Street

On Monday, Jan.22, the 200 block of N. Harrington Street, between Jones Street and Lane Street, will reopen. The Metropolitan fire in March 2017 and the subsequent cleanup forced the closure of this section of N. Harrington Street. The 300 block of Jones Street, between N. Harrington Street and N. Dawson Street, remains closed.

Map of Harrington St. Area

N. Harrington Street (500 block) - between W. Johnson Street and N. West Street

On Tuesday, Jan. 23, the 500 block of N. Harrington Street, between W. Johnson and N. West Street, will be permanently closed. The street closure will allow for the groundbreaking on an 11-story mixed-use development. Drivers will be able to access N. Harrington Street from W. North Street and W. Johnson Street.

Map of Harrington St. Area

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.

May

May 18 Traffic will be impacted near Wakefield High School from 8 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. for a road race. A map of the course is available online.

May 19 Traffic in Five Points will be impacted by a road race from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m. A map of the course is available online.

May 19

Wolfe Street between Blake Street and Parham Street from 3c30pm until 8:30pm on 5-19-18
Parham Street between Martin Street and Wolfe Street from 3,30pm until 8,30pm on 5-19-18

Wolfe Street will be closed between Blake Street and Parham Street from 3:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Additionally, Parham Street will be closed between Martin Street and Wolfe Street from 3:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m.

May 27 Traffic will be impacted near Lake Wheeler Road and Dix Park from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m for a road race. A map of the course is online.

June

June 1 East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and South Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until midnight.

June 2 E. Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 4 p.m. until 11 p.m.

June 2 The following roads will be closed from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.:

  • Umstead Drive from Boylan Avenue to Lake Wheeler Road;
  • Biggs Drive from Whiteside Drive to Palmer Drive;
  • Black Drive;
  • Cranmer Drive;
  • Middleton Drive; and,
  • Picot Drive.

June 9 A road race will impact traffic from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. near Chavis Heights. Runners will start on Chavis Way heading north, turn left on the greenway and exit the trail on Cape Avenue and head south, turn left to enter the greenway, cross Bragg Street and Peterson Street, turn around at Garner Road and return by the same route.

June 9 Van Dyke Avenue will be closed between Fairall Drive and Rosemont Avenue from 4 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

June 16 Dawkins Drive will be closed from 4 p.m. until midnight.

June 17 E. Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

July

July 6 - East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and South Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until midnight.

July 14 South Saunders Street will be closed between Hammel Drive and Grissom Street from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.

July 15 E. Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

August

August 3 - East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and South Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until midnight.

August 11 - Dawkins Drive will be closed from 4 p.m. until midnight.

August 19 E. Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

September

September 7 - East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and South Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until midnight.

September 21 South Saunders Street will be closed between Hammel Drive and Grissom Street from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m.

September 22 South Saunders Street will be closed between Hammel Drive and Grissom Street from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m.

September 23 South Saunders Street will be closed between Hammel Drive and Grissom Street from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m.

October

October 5 - East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and South Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until midnight.

October 21 E. Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and S. Wilmington Street from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

October 27 - Dawkins Drive will be closed from 4 p.m. until midnight.

November

November 2 - East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and South Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until midnight.

December

December 7 - East Hargett Street will be closed between Fayetteville Street and South Wilmington Street from 6 p.m. until midnight.

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