- One lane in each direction of U.S. 1 will be closed between N.C. 55 and New Hill Holleman Road in Wake County on Thursday, Nov. 3 and Friday, Nov. 4 between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m., weather permitting. The closures are necessary as the contractor for the Western Wake Freeway removes existing pavement markings and shifts traffic onto temporary pavement near the median. One lane will remain open in each direction. NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit. For information about the Western Wake Freeway project -- a section of the Triangle Expressway, North Carolina's first modern toll road-- visit www.westernwakeinfo.com.
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