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Posted on: November 4, 2020

First & Second Streets Conversion Project to Begin Next Week

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NEWS RELEASETransportation DepartmentNov. 4, 2020 

Construction is scheduled to begin Monday, Nov. 9, on the curb improvements required as part of the conversion of First and Second streets downtown to two-way traffic.

Curb work will begin along th...

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Transportation
Posted on: September 29, 2020

On-Street Parking Enforcement Resumes Oct. 5

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NEWS RELEASETransportationSept. 29, 2020

The city will resume enforcing on-street parking limits downtown effective Monday, Oct. 5. Parking meters or pay stations must be used if present, and time limits for both metered and unmetered spaces will be enforc...

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Transportation
Posted on: September 18, 2020

Broad Street Closing Monday for Asphalt Repair

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NEWS RELEASETransportationSept. 18, 2020

Broad Street, between First and Second streets, will be reduced to one northbound lane from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, to repair the asphalt road surface. Both southbound lanes will be closed and a detour se...

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Transportation
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Main Street Closing Saturday for Crane Work

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NEWS RELEASETransportationAugust 26, 2020

Main Street between Fourth and Fifth streets will be closed Saturday, Aug. 29, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. A crane will be positioned in the street to lift equipment to the top of the Cardinal Hotel. A detour will ...

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Posted on: August 5, 2020

Poplar Street Closing for Signal Pole Replacement

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NEWS RELEASE TransportationAug. 5, 2020

Poplar Street, between Holly Avenue and 4 1/2 Street, will be closed to through traffic starting at 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 10, to relocate a traffic signal cabinet and replace the signal pole at the intersection of Four...

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Transportation
Posted on: August 14, 2019

"Watch for Me" Campaign Commencing with Education, Then Enforcement

NEWS RELEASETransportation DepartmentAugust 14, 2019 

Winston-Salem’s "Watch for Me" campaign to promote pedestrian and bicycle safety will officially begin Wednesday, Aug. 14, with a public-awareness campaign. Stepped-up enfor...

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Transportation
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Electric Scooters Returning to Winston-Salem

News Release • Transportation Department • Oct. 9, 2019

Electric scooters are scheduled to reappear in Winston-Salem on Friday, Oct. 11, when Zagster, in partnership with Spin, will put out 100 Spin scooters for public use. A second compa...

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Transportation
Posted on: July 27, 2021

Feedback Needed on Improvements to New Walkertown Road

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The city is in the early stages of a study on how to improve New Walkertown Road (U.S. 311) and is collecting comments on what roadway, signal, pedestrian, bicycle and other improvements should be made. An interactive input map has been posted at www.Impr...

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