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Upcoming Street Closings

We are committed to providing street closure and event notifications that may affect you or your business.

NOTE: Closure information reflects the City of Raleigh Special Events Office website and will be updated accordingly.

Choate Construction-Street Closure
Event Date(s): 4/3/2014 - 12/1/2014
Date & Time: Wednesday, April 3, 2014-Friday, December 1, 2014 Closure: A total closure of Lenoir St. from Wilmington St. to Fayetteville St will be closed for construction of Charter Square beginning approximately April 3-December 1. At that point, the southernmost lane of Lenoir will open while the northernmost will remain closed for the remaining construction. The turning lane on the west side and sidewalk adjacent to the Charter Square site along Wilmington St. will be closed until February 13, 2015. The sidewalk and 9 parking spaces on the east side of Fayetteville St. along the length of Charter Square site up to the pedestrian crosswalk will be closed until February 13, 2015.

The Morning Times Market
Event Date(s): 8/1/2014 - 12/5/2014
Date & Time: First Fridays (August 1, 2014, September 5, 2014, October 3, 2014, November 7, 2014, and December 5, 2014) from 6 pm-1 am Street Closure: 00 block of Hargett St. between Fayetteville St. and Wilmington St. Includes the south side sidewalk of the block. No parking from Friday at 6 pm until Saturday 1 am.

Samet Corp
Event Date(s): 11/1/2014 - 12/1/2014
Date and Time: Saturday, November 1-Monday, December 1, 12 am-12 pm (24 hours) Street Closures: - W Jones St from Harrington St to West St - 200 Harrington St from Jones St to Lane St - West St from Jones St to railroad tracks

SametCorp
Event Date(s): 11/18/2014 - 1/21/2015
Date and Time: Tuesday, November 18, 2014-Wednesday, January 21, 2015 from 9 am-4 pm Street Closure: W Jones St from Harrington St to West St

Duke Lazzara Development
Event Date(s): 11/24/2014 - 11/26/2014
Date and Time: Monday, November 24-Wednesday, November 26 from 9 am-4 pm Street Closure: S Person St at Lenoir St

Ipreo Raleigh Winterfest Celebration
Event Date(s): 12/6/2014
Date and Time: Saturday, December 6 from 6 am- 2 am on Sunday, December 7 Street Closure: 100-500 blocks of Fayetteville St between Morgan St and Lenoir St, the 00 blocks of Davie St, Hargett St, and Martin St between S Salisbury St and S. Wilmington St, and Lenoir St between S Salisbury St and Fayetteville St. Lenoir St will be operated by traffic control officers to allow local access to the Marriott traffic circle.

First Night Raleigh 2015
Event Date(s): 12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Date and Time: Event hours are 2 pm on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 until 12 am on Thursday, January 1, 2015 Street Closure: 100-200 blocks of Location: 1) In order to set up for The People's Procession Parade, the 00 block of Edenton will be closed from 9 am until 7 pm on December 31. The participants will assemble on the 00 block of Edenton St. beginning at 5:30 pm. At 6 pm they will proceed west on Edenton St., left onto Salisbury St., left onto Davie St., right onto Fayetteville St. to City Plaza where the group will disassemble. The parade will end by 6:30 pm. 2) Encumber the following designated parking spaces from 8 am on December 31 until 5 am on January 1. A) All parking spaces on the 00 blocks of Davie St., Martin St., Hargett St., and South St. between Salisbury St. and S. Wilmington St. B) The designated parking spaces on the north side of the 00 block of Edenton St. between Wilmington St. and Salisbury St. C) The designated parking spaces on the south side of the 00 block of Jones St. between Wilmington St. and Salisbury St. D) The designated parking spaces on the 100, 200, 300, 400, and 500 blocks of Fayetteville St. E) Both City parking lots in the block bounded by Lenoir St., Salisbury St., South St., and Wilmington St., for the purposes of setting up for the fireworks display. 3) The following are the street closures: A) The 100 and 200 blocks of Fayetteville St. and the 00 block of Hargett St. will be closed from 9 am on Monday, December 30 until 12 pm on January 1. The area will be utilized to set up a large ferris wheel. B) Close the following streets and travel lanes from 6 am on December 31 until 12 noon on January 1. a) The 300, 400, and 500 blocks of Fayetteville St. A traffic control officer who will assist with allowing access to the Marriott traffic circle. b) The 00 blocks of Martin St. and Davie St. c) The 00 blocks of Lenoir St. and South St. will be closed for approximately 30 minutes around 7 pm and again at 12 midnight during the fireworks displays. d) All travel lanes of the 00 block of Morgan St. will be closed from 7 pm until 12 am on December 31 to facilitate the loading and unloading of passengers from carriage rides and pedestrian crossings. 4) Will encumber the following sidewalks within and adjacent to the event festivities from 6 am on December 31 until 5 am on January 1. a) The south side sidewalk on the 00 and 100 block of W. Jones St. b) All sidewalks on the 00 block of Edenton St. c) All sidewalks on the 100, 200, 300, 400, and 500 blocks of Fayetteville St. d) All sidewalks on the 00 blocks of Morgan St., Hargett St., Martin St., Davie St., Lenoir St., and South St. The granting of these closures gives grantee sole and exclusive use of the designated areas, including the aforementioned sidewalks.