Tryon Road Widening Project
- Road Widening
- 4.5 Million
- Roadway Design and Construction (Lead)
Posted Tuesday, Jan. 22
A public meeting was held on Thursday, Dec. 7, at the Carolina Pines Community Center, at 2305 Lake Wheeler Road. At this meeting, the City’s design consultant and City staff were on hand to discuss the preliminary 25 percent plans and answer project related questions and took public comments before continuing the design process.
For those unable to attend the meeting, a copy of the public meeting map, handout, and comment sheet is attached below.
This project will widen and rehabilitate Tryon Road between Lake Wheeler Road and Par Drive, connecting with the previously widened sections.
The improved corridor will feature a 4-lane, divided curb and gutter roadway with:
- Bike lanes;
- Turn lanes; and,
|Fall 2017||Public Meeting - 25% Plans|
|May 2018||Public Meeting - 65% Plans|
|Summer 2018||City Council Public Hearing|
|Spring 2019||Complete Right of Way and Easement Acquisition|
|Spring 2019||Advertise for Construction Contract|
|Summer 2019||Award Construction Contract|
|Spring 2021||Project Completion|
This section of Tryon Road is the last remaining section planned for widening. The City of Raleigh previously widened the section of Tryon Road to the west of this project and recently NCDOT replaced the bridge at the eastern end of the project and realigned the roadway through the Renaissance Park area.