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Posted on: October 19, 2020

October 2020 Public Review

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The Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) for the Winston-Salem Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (WSMPO) serves as a forum for cooperative transportation planning and decision-making for the MPO region which includes Forsyth County and port...

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Posted on: October 15, 2020

Public Feedback Requested for Comprehensive Transportation Plan (CTP)

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The Winston-Salem Urban Area MPO needs your input! We're working on a comprehensive regional transportation plan (CTP) update for the Winston-Salem Urban Area, including Forsyth County and portions of David, Davidson and Stokes Counties. &nbs...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

2020 SOLICITUD DE PROYECTOS, JARC, Sección 5307 y Sección 5310 programa de becas

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SOLICITUD DE PROYECTOSThe Federal Job Access Reverse Commute (JARC, Sección 5307 ) programa de becasThe Federal Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities (Sección 5310) programa de becas

Un enfoque coordinado para satisfacer las necesi...

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

2020 Request for Projects, for JARC, Section 5307 and Section 5310 grant program

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The Federal Job Access Reverse Commute (JARC, Section 5307) grant programThe Federal Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities (Section 5310) grant program

A Coordinated Approach to Meeting Transportation Needs for Low-Income, Disabled...

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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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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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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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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Virtual Workshops Scheduled for Pedestrian Plan

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NEWS RELEASETransportation DepartmentJuly 2, 2020

The city will hold two virtual workshops in July to collect public feedback on where the city should make improvements in sidewalks, crosswalks, greenways and other pedestrian infrastructure. The workshops ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Main Street Closing This Weekend for Street Art Viewing

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NEWS RELEASETransportationJune 19, 2020

The block of Main Street between First and Second streets will be closed from 7 a.m. Saturday, June 20, to 7 a.m. Monday, June 22, at the request of the Arts Council to allow residents to view the street art painted ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Follansbee Road Closing for Sewer Connection

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NEWS RELEASETransportationJune 8, 2020

The 4500 block of Follansbee Road, between Bridgeton Road and Wilmore Drive, will be closed to through traffic Thursday, June 11, and Monday, June 15, to allow a contractor install a sewer connection and repave the ro...

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Feedback Needed on Sidewalks & Other Improvements for Pedestrians

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NEWS RELEASETransportation DepartmentMay 28, 2020

The city is in the early stages of updating its pedestrian plan and is seeking feedback about the safety, accessibility and comfort of walking routes throughout the city for everyday and recreational trips ...

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

Portions of Main and Cemetery Streets Closing for Water Pipe Replacement

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NEWS RELEASETransportationMay 11, 2020

The block of Main Street between Brookstown Avenue and Cemetery Street, as well as the block of Cemetery Street between Main and Liberty streets, will be closed to through traffic starting today, to allow a contractor...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

Portions of Liberty and Cemetery Streets Closing for Water Pipe Replacement

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NEWS RELEASETransportationMay 4, 2020

The block of Liberty Street between First and Cemetery streets, as well as the block of Cemetery Street between Main and Liberty streets, will be closed to through traffic starting Tuesday, May 5, to allow a contractor...

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Posted on: April 15, 2020

Portions of Brookstown Avenue and Main Street Closing for Sewer Replacement

NEWS RELEASETransportationApril 15, 2020

The block of Brookstown Avenue between Liberty and Main streets, as well as the block of Main Street south of Brookstown Avenue, will be closed to through traffic starting Monday, April 20, to allow a contractor to ...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Electrical Work to Affect Cherry & Fourth Streets

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NEWS RELEASETransportationApril 2, 2020

The block of Fourth Street between Cherry and Marshall streets will be closed Monday, April 6, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to allow Duke Energy crews to pull electric cables through manholes. The work will also close a ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Fourth Street Closing for Construction Crane

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NEWS RELEASETransportationMarch 27, 2020

The block of Fourth Street between Patterson Avenue and Chestnut Street will be closed for five days starting at 7 a.m. Wednesday, April 1, to allow a crane to install glass on a building under construction. Work is...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Information Sessions Scheduled on Peacehaven and Polo Road Recommendations

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NEWS RELEASETransportationFeb. 26, 2020

City transportation officials will hold separate information sessions March 4 and March 5 to allow residents to learn about recommendations for improvements to Peacehaven and Polo roads.

The Peacehaven Road informatio...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Milling/Repaving Work Scheduled for Robinhood Road

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NEWS RELEASEStreets DivisionFeb. 26, 2020

The portion of Robinhood Road between Buena Vista and Stratford roads is scheduled to be milled and repaved starting at 8 a.m. Monday, March 2, weather permitting. Traffic along this portion will be controlled by f...

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Bethania Station Road Closure Postponed

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NEWS RELEASETransportationFeb. 21, 2020

The closure of Bethania Station Road, from Shattalon Drive to Tenney Lane, scheduled for next week has been postponed. The forecast for rain will prevent the contractor from repaving the street. A new closure plan wi...

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Information Sessions Scheduled on Downtown Two-Way Street Conversions

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City transportation officials will hold four drop-in information sessions starting Thursday, Feb. 27, on plans to convert First, Second, Liberty and Main streets downtown to two-way traffic.

Sessions will be held:

  • Thursday, Feb. 27, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., at the...
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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Meadowlark Drive Closing for Stormwater Pipe Repairs

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NEWS RELEASETransportationFeb. 20, 2020

Meadowlark Drive, between Rosewind Lane and Hundley Road, will be closed to through traffic starting at 6 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, to repair damage to a stormwater pipe. Work is scheduled to be completed and the road ...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Akron Drive Extension Update Session Postponed

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NEWS RELEASETransportationFeb. 20, 2020

The drop-in session for the Akron Drive extension scheduled for tonight has been postponed due to the forecast for winter weather. A new date will be announced later. For more information call CityLink 311.

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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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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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