2014 Road Closings

For listing of road closings (this is all inclusive in Greensboro) click here


Downtown Area Roads Closed September 13th for Multiple Races

Due to three races Saturday, September 13, downtown roads will be closed throughout the day.

First is the Alzheimer's Association 1 Mile Walk from 9 am to 12 noon. The following roads will be closed for this event:

    Davie Street between Friendly and Summit avenues beginning at 8 am
    Bellemeade Street between Greene and Elm streets beginning at 9:45 am
    Greene Street between Lindsay Street and February One beginning at 9:45 am
    February One between Greene and Davie streets beginning at 9:45 am
    Davie Street between Washington Street and Friendly Avenue beginning at 9:45 am
    Elm Street between Market and Washington streets beginning at 9:45 am.

Next, is the Miles for Matthew 5k/10k Run from 9-11:30 am. The following roads will be closed for this event:

    Camden Road between S. Elam Avenue and Northridge Street
    Walker Avenue between Elam Avenue and Ashland Drive.

The third is the Retro Run 5k from 4-7 pm. The following roads will be closed for this event:

    Lewis Street between Elm and the parking lot from 4-7 pm
    Freeman Mill Road from Randleman Road to McGee Street from 5:30-6 pm.

Motorists should remember that police officers' hand and arm signals take precedence over all other traffic control devices.

YMCA 4 Mile Run Affects Traffic in Downtown and UNCG Area on Sept. 20th

The YMCA 4 Mile Run” on September 20th will affect traffic in the Downtown and UNCG area from 6:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Motorists can expect permanent and intermittent closures along the route (see map) from 6:30 a.m. -9:30 a.m.  Vehicular traffic will be prohibited along:

• Washington Street and between S. Spring Street and Edgeworth Street (6:30- 9:30)
• S. Spring Street between W. Market and McGee Street (7:30-9:00)
• Outside northbound lane of Aycock Street between Spring Garden and W. Market Street (7:30- 9:00)
• Outside eastbound lane of W. Market Street between Aycock Street and Mendenhall Street (7:30- 9:00)
• Other streets along the route will experience intermittent closures as the race progresses to provide a safe route for participants.

Motorists are reminded that pedestrians have the right of way, and are asked to use caution where participants are present.


Race the Bar: Ham's Affects Traffic in Downtown and UNCG Area on Sept. 20th

The Race the Bar: Ham's on September 20th will affect traffic in the Downtown and UNG area from 2:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Motorists can expect permanent and intermittent closures along the route (see map) from 4:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.  Vehicular traffic will be prohibited along:

• Elm Street between Washington Street and McGee (full closure, 2:00 p.m. - 7:00p.m.)
• McGee Street between Greene Street and Elm Street (full closure, 2:00 p.m. - 6:00p.m.)
• Other streets along the route will experience intermittent closures as the race progresses to provide a safe route for participants. (4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.)

Motorists are reminded that pedestrians have the right of way, and are asked to use caution where participants are present.