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    Updated: 7-6-18 6pm  

    SPECIAL UPDATE!
    Eastbound Business 40 and Southbound U.S. 421 to Close Overnight Starting July 10

    Business 40 Eastbound Lanes to Close One Night

    On Tuesday night, July 10, the NCDOT will close a portion of the eastbound lanes of Business 40 between Cloverdale Avenue and Peters Creek Parkway while crews prepare to pour concrete to construct a new bridge, weather permitting. Starting at 9 pm, eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane, with a complete closure starting at 10 pm. The roadway will reopen to traffic by 5 am on Wednesday, July 11. Detour around the closure via Cloverdale Avenue and West First Street. See map below:

    July 10 E 40 closure


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    U.S. 421 Southbound to Close Two Nights

    On Tuesday night, July 10, and Wednesday night, July 11, NCDOT will close U.S. 421 southbound at Peacehaven Road near Lewisville for bridge work. If you are traveling from Lewisville/Clemmons or the Yadkin area, be aware of this closing. Work is scheduled from 9 pm until 5 am overnight on July 10 and July 11. Watch signs for construction information and be sure to stay alert, slow down and obey the posted speed limit. Traffic will detour through the intersection at the southbound ramps during the closing.
    See map below:

    July 10 US 421 Southbound


    Additional Resources & Tips

    • Know alternate routes to use before you leave for your appointment. Depending on where you live, there are several local roads you can use while Business 40 is closed. Start thinking about alternative routes now by using a navigation app or website, and time how long it takes you.
    • Build in extra travel time for your trip.
    • Drive with caution. Slow down and stay alert for slowed/stopped traffic and construction workers.
    • Watch for detour signs. Look for posted detour signs for local road closings.
    • Stay informed. You’ll receive a Business 40 monthly update at your doctor’s office. If you have a myWakeHealth account, be sure you know your password to log in. Soon you will receive updates through myWakeHealth.

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    Last Updated: 07-06-2018
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