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Incident (551037) Detail

Forsyth County, In Winston-Salem
I-40 BUS (Business 40), Mile Marker 5 to 6, Both Directions
Near US-52
Road Closed with Detour - Expected Impact to traffic is High
Start Time
11/17/2018 11:00 AM
End Time
4/17/2020 09:00 PM

 Construction: Road Closed with Detour
 For the reconstruction of Business 40 (US-421) through downtown Winston Salem, both directions of Business 40 will be closed between US-52 and Peters Creek Parkway (NC-150) beginning at 6:00 a.m. Saturday, November 17, 2018.  The majority of this 1.2 mile section will remain closed for approximately 17 months (i.e. until Spring 2020). 
As an exception to the 17-month closure, the portion of Business 40 between US-52 and Main Street, is scheduled to be reopened by Summer 2019.  Once this portion of Business 40 is reopened, westbound Business 40 motorists will be able to exit onto Main Street to access downtown Winston Salem.  Likewise, motorists on Main Street will be able to access eastbound Business 40.

Business 40 Closure with Detour - Interactive Map
Biz 40 Website

 Construction Days and Times:
 24 hours per day / 7 days per week
 Motorists wishing to travel around the closed portion will use the signed detour of US-52, I-40, and Peters Creek Parkway. 
Through traffic will use I-40 to travel around the construction area.
For an interactive map of the Business 40 closure area and signed detours, please click the link above. 
Viewers can zoom in, zoom out, and select colored areas for additional information.
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