Pleasant Valley Road Widening Project

Last updated Feb. 05, 2018 - 2:36 pm
  • Planning
  • Design
  • Construction
  • Completed
  • Road Widening Project
  • 4.3 Million
  • Roadway Design and Construction (Lead)
  • A. Morton Thomas & Associates, Inc.

Current Activity

The design consultant completed the 25 percent preliminary plan and presented it at a public meeting on Oct. 19, 2016. The documents from the meeting are linked below. The next public meeting is scheduled for March 2018.

Public Meeting Project Map
Public Meeting Presentation


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 2018Design Public Meeting (65% Design)
Spring 2018Public Hearing
Fall 2018Complete Right of Way Acquisition
Winter 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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