Work may cause delays Saturday and Sunday
CHARLOTTE -The N.C. Department of Transportation will alternate closing one lane on U.S. 74 (Independence Boulevard) in both directions between Matthews Township Parkway and Harris Boulevard this weekend from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., weather permitting.
The work is part of a $6.1 million resurfacing contract awarded to Blythe Development of Charlotte in April. Three contracts totaling $13.3 million were awarded earlier this year to resurface over 50 miles of primary and secondary roads in Mecklenburg County.
Updated travel information is available by calling 511 or online at www.ncdot.gov/travel. Access updates and travel information directly from your smartphone with NCDOT Mobile, a phone-friendly version of the NCDOT website found at m.ncdot.gov.
NCDOT reminds motorists to stay alert and obey the posted limit.
For more information on this project, please call the resident engineer at (704) 847-5015.