Travel Updates

Rain Delay at Friendly Drive

Posted Friday, May 26

Due to the rain this week the work on Friendly Drive is behind schedule. The intersection was open to traffic on Thursday and Friday but will be closed on Saturday, May 27, while Carolina Conduit Systems runs the underground telecommunication cables across Friendly Drive.

Traffic leaving and entering Friendly Drive will have access via Concord Street, Rosemary Street, Stanhope Avenue or Dan Allen Drive.


Friendly Drive Hillsborough Street Intersection is Scheduled to be Closed

Posted Wednesday, May 24

On Thursday, May 25, and Friday, May 26, Friendly Drive is scheduled to be closed to traffic at the Hillsborough Street Intersection, while an underground duct bank is installed. A detour will be implemented each morning, and the road will be opened back up to normal traffic flow in the evenings.

Traffic leaving and entering Friendly Drive will have access via Concord Street, Rosemary Street, Stanhope Avenue or Dan Allen Drive. 

Night Work with Through Traffic Detour on Thursday, May 11

Posted Wednesday, May 10

Beginning at 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, through traffic on Hillsborough Street will be detoured. The detour is scheduled so the crash cushions and portable concrete barricades can be removed from the street. This work is in preparation for construction activity switching to the north side of Hillsborough Street in the coming weeks.

The concrete barricades in the middle of Hillsborough Street at Daisy Street will remain in place until the sewer and water line work in that location is complete.

More Night Work Along Hillsborough Street

Posted Monday, May 1

Tuesday, May 2, through Friday, May 5, Hillsborough Street is scheduled for nightly through traffic street closures starting at 8 p.m. and reopening each morning by 6 a.m. 

Pipeline Utilities is scheduled to have a night crew installing multiple water services that cross Hillsborough Street between Daisy Street and Stanhope Avenue.

All businesses are open along the construction corridor, and there will be access for patrons during this time. 

Night Work Rescheduled

Posted Monday, April 24

Due to the rain on Sunday night and the forecast rain for Monday night, the watermain work at the intersection of Daisy Street and Hillsborough Street is postponed. 

Pipeline Unities rescheduled the installation of the watermain at the intersection of Daisy Street and Hillsborough Street to, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m, on Tuesday, April 25, through Thursday, April 27.

Hillsborough Street Closed at Daisy Street

Starting Sunday, April 23, through Wednesday, April 26, Hillsborough Street will be closed to through traffic from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m., while Pipeline Utilities installs a watermain in the intersection of Daisy Street and Hillsborough 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.

Daisy Street Closing Monday, April 10

On Monday, April 10, contractors will close Daisy Street from just north of the Cup A Joe parking lot to the Hillsborough Street intersection. The closure is needed while contractors install the new watermain and sanitary sewer line from Hillsborough Street to Daisy Street. The street closure is expected to extend to the close of business on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. The street will reopen earlier if the work is completed sooner.
Parking on both sides of Daisy Street will also be unavailable from just south of Douglas Street to Hillsborough Street (approximately 350 feet).