RALEIGH - Weather permitting, the N.C. Department of Transportation
will replace concrete on the U.S. 52 North ramp from Business I-40 West/U.S. 421 North over the next three days, opening the ramp only between 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. each day for morning rush hour.The ramp will close at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, March 13, and reopen again at 6 a.m. on Thursday, then close at 9 a.m. and reopen on Friday, March 15, at 6 a.m. Motorists can detour the area by taking U.S. 52 South (Exit 6A) to U.S. 421 South (Exit109A), then U.S. 52 North (Exit 6B).Motorists are reminded to go slowly, watch for caution signs and allow extra time to reach their destination.For real-time travel information at any time, call 511, visit www.ncdot.gov/travel or follow NCDOT on Twitter at www.ncdot.gov/travel/twitter. Another option is NCDOT Mobile, a phone-friendly version of the NCDOT website. To access it, type "m.ncdot.gov" into the browser of your smartphone. Then, bookmark it to save for future reference. NCDOT Mobile is compatible with the iPhone, Android and some newer Blackberry phones.