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    North Carolina State Capitol
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    Catch 22
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    Dos TaQuitos Centro
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    Father and Son Antiques
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    Wachovia IMAX Theater
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    Knockabout is a unique gift shop for the creative class featuring items you won't find in any mall. Many of the crafts are made by talented North Carolina artisans. Be sure to visit the bakery and try one of their freshly made cookies.
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    Raleigh Times Bar
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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 - 2/13/2015
Date & Time: Wednesday, April 3, 2014-Friday, February 13, 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-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.

Samet Corp
Event Date(s): 1/1/2015 - 2/1/2015
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

Carolina Civicworks Inc
Event Date(s): 1/6/2015 - 1/30/2015
Date and Time: Tuesday, January 6-Fiday, January 30 from 9 am-4 pm Lane Closure: Lane shift into inner northbound lanes for manhole work: Glenwood Ave from Tucker St to W Lane St

Fat Tuesday on Fayetteville Street
Event Date(s): 2/17/2015
Date and Time: Tuesday, February 17 from 7 am until 2 am on Wednesday, December 18. Street Closures: 200 block of Fayetteville St between Hargett St and Martin 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