Section of Hillsborough Street to Close to Through Traffic Beginning Friday Night

Posted Tuesday, April 25

Beginning at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 28 Hillsborough Street will be closed to through traffic from Brooks Avenue to Faircloth Street to accommodate construction activity related to the Hillsborough Street Renewal Project, Phase II. The street is scheduled to reopen at 6 a.m. on Monday, May 1.

Construction crews will install a sanitary sewer line and manhole in the center of Hillsborough Street at Daisy Street. Pipeline Utilities will have crews working around the clock to complete the work as quickly and efficiently as possible.

This work is in addition to the installation of the new watermain at Daisy Street and the related nighttime detour Tuesday, April 25, through Thursday, April 28. 

All businesses are open along the construction corridor, and there will be access for patrons during the detour. For patrons visiting Cup A Joe, Nice Price Books & Records, and Pantana’s Pool Hall & Saloon, access to the parking lot off Daisy Street is still available from Clark Avenue to Daisy Street.   

Westbound through traffic will be detoured to Brooks Avenue to Wade Avenue to Faircloth Street, and eastbound traffic will be detoured to Faircloth Street to Wade Avenue to Brooks Avenue.