Travel Updates

Brooks Avenue to Close at Hillsborough Street

Posted Thursday, July 20, 2017

Starting on Tuesday, July 25, through Friday, August 25, Brooks Avenue will be closed to both vehicular and pedestrian traffic at the intersection of Hillsborough Street. The closure is required while contractors install underground utilities, including water and sanitary sewer. They will also install storm drains and complete grading operations to reconfigure the intersection for the new roundabout and install the new curb and gutter.

Hillsborough Street Nighttime thru Traffic Detour, Monday, July 24

Posted Thursday, July 20, 2017

On Monday night, July 24, Hillsborough Street will be closed to through traffic while a crew paves over several utility crossings between Dixie Trail and Gardner Street. The detour will begin at 8 p.m. and reopen to traffic Tuesday morning by 6 a.m.

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

Nighttime thru Traffic Detour on Hillsborough Street Sunday, July 16 and Monday, July 17

Hillsborough Street will close to through traffic during the nighttime hours on Sunday, July 16 and Monday, July 17, while the night crew runs a water main across Hillsborough Street to Bagwell Avenue. 
The detour will start at 8 p.m. both nights and reopen to traffic each morning by 6 a.m.
All businesses are open along the construction corridor, and there will be access for patrons during this time.

Nightly Thru Traffic Detour on Hillsborough Street, Starting Tuesday, July 11

Hillsborough Street will close to through traffic during the nighttime hours starting on Tuesday, July 11 through Thursday, July 13, while the night crew installs storm drains in the intersection of Dixie Trail and Hillsborough Street. 

The detour will start at 8 p.m. each night and reopen to traffic each morning by 6 a.m.

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

Bagwell Street to Close to Thru Traffic Starting Sunday, July 9

Posted June 29, 2017

Starting Sunday, July 9, the City is scheduled to close Bagwell Avenue at Hillsborough Street. Traffic needing to enter Bagwell Avenue will be detoured to Dixie Trail to Everett Street to Bagwell Avenue. Traffic leaving Bagwell Avenue will be detoured to Everett Street to Dixie Trail to Hillsborough Street. The road will be closed while new storm drains, a sanitary sewer main and a water main are installed at the intersection of Hillsborough Street. Contractors expect this to take about a month, barring any unforeseen circumstances.

Paving Operations and Traffic Shifts

Posted Thursday, June 22, 2017

Paving Operations Today!

Paving operations are scheduled today between Daisy Street and Concord Street, starting at 3 p.m. and running through the night until complete. Starting at 8 p.m. the contractor will close Hillsborough Street to through traffic so that crews can pave sections of the street that are in the travel lanes.

Detour and Traffic Shift Scheduled

Posted Wednesday, June 14

Construction is coming to the North Side!
Hillsborough Street will be closed to through traffic, starting Friday night, June 23, at 8 p.m. and is scheduled to reopen to through traffic on Monday morning, June 26, at 6 a.m., while construction crews implement a new traffic pattern along Hillsborough Street.

Crews will set the new traffic control barricades along the north side of the corridor and restripe the street, switching the traffic to the south side of Hillsborough Street. 

Nightly Through Traffic Detours on Hillsborough Street, Starting Monday, June 12

Posted Thursday, June 8

Starting Monday, June 12, through Thursday, June 15, Hillsborough Street will have nightly through traffic detours, while a night crew completes work between Daisy Street and Concord Avenue.

On Monday night, June 12, a crew will remove the concrete barricades in the center lane between Daisy Street and Concord Avenue. 

Tuesday, June 13, through Thursday, June 15 the night crew is scheduled to install a water main that runs across Hillsborough Street to Daisy Street.

Friendly Drive Closed At Hillsborough Street, Monday June 12

Posted Thursday, June 8

Friendly Drive will be closed at the intersection of Hillsborough Street on Monday, June 12, while paving operations take place. 

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

 

Friendly Drive Closed At Hillsborough Street Intersection

Posted Tuesday, May 30

Due to last week’s rain, the work at Friendly Drive is behind schedule. Carolina Conduit Systems closed the Friendly Drive intersection on Saturday, May 27, to start the undergrounding of telecommunication lines, but need to have the intersection closed again today, Tuesday, May 30. 

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