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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 - 3/8/2015
Date and Time: Wednesday, April 3, 2014-Sunday, March 8, 2015 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. 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 March 8. 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 March 8.

Samet Corp
Event Date(s): 2/1/2015 - 3/1/2015
Date and Time: Sunday, February 1-Sunday, March 1 Street Closure: 200 Harrington St from Jones St to Lane St

The Morning Times Market
Event Date(s): 3/6/2015 - 12/4/2015
Associated road closures: Friday, March 6 from 6 pm-1 am the following morning. Street Closure: Hargett Street between Wilmington St and Fayetteville St

St. Paddy's Run Green 8k and World Record Kilt Run
Event Date(s): 3/7/2015
Date and Time: Saturday, March 7 (see dates with associated closures) Street Closures: - From 9 am-11:59 pm, S Blount St from E Hargett to E Martin St - From 12:30 pm-4:30 pm, S Blount St from E Martin St to E Davie St, S Person St from E Hargett St to E Cabarrus St, E Martin St from S Wilmington St to S Bloodworth St and E Davie St from S Wilmington St to S Bloodworth St The following roads and all cross streets one block in each direction will be closed between 2 pm-4:30 pm to facilitate race route: - start at 200 block of S Blount St heading south - left onto E South St - left onto S Person St - right on E Franklin St - right onto N Bloodworth St - left onto E Jones St - left onto Linden Ave - left onto Oakwood Ave - right onto Watauga St - left onto E Franklin St - left onto N Person St - right onto E South St - right onto S Blount St to the finish line in the 200 block of S Blount St

Glenwood Ave. St. Baldrick's Fundraiser Event
Event Date(s): 3/7/2015
Date and Time; On March 7 from 6 am-11:59 pm Street Closure: Glenwood Ave between Tucker St and W Lane St, and W North St between W Boylan Ave and N West St

Rock 'N' Roll Marathon Raleigh & 1/2 Marathon presented by WRAL
Event Date(s): 4/12/2015
Date and Time: Sunday, April 12 - please view the PDF with all event road closures with associated times above. Street Closure: Race route listed below: - Start on S Salisbury St (btw Davie and Cabarrus) - Right turn on South St - Right on S McDowell St - Right on W Jones St - Left on North Wilmington St - Right on East North St - Right onto N Blount St - Left onto Martin Luther King Jr Blvd - Left onto Chavis Way - Left onto E Davie St - Right onto S Bloodworth St - Right onto Oakwood Ave - Left onto Watauga St - Right onto Brookside Dr - Left onto Glascock St - Left onto Wake Forest Rd - Slight Right onto Delway St - Left onto N Blount St - Right onto E Peace St - Slight Left onto Clark Ave - Turn Right onto Pogue St - Continue onto Gardner St - Right onto Hillsborough St (MARATHON/HALF SPLIT) - Right onto Faircloth St - Left onto E. Campus Drive - Right onto Meredith College St - Left onto E. Campus Drive - Right onto Faircloth St - Left onto Hillsborough St - Right on Pullen Rd (roundabout) - Right onto Western Blvd - Left onto Nazareth St - Left onto Centennial Pkwy - Right onto Oval Dr - Enter "The Oval" - Exit "The Oval" - Left onto Main Campus Dr - Left onto Varsity Dr - Turnaround on Varsity Dr - Left on Avent Ferry Rd - Left into Lake Johnson Park - Right on Lake Johnson Trail - Right onto Trailwood Dr - Left on Main Campus Dr - Right onto Achievement Dr - Left onto Centennial Pkwy - Right onto Blair Dr - Right on W Morgan St - Right onto Dawson St - Left onto W Hargett St - FINISH Fayetteville at E Davie St