-The N.C. Department of Transportation
will place the final layer of pavement on a section of U.S. 1 at Morganton Road, north of Aberdeen, beginning at 7 a.m., Saturday, May 3, weather permitting.
During paving operations, traffic will be reduced to one lane in each directions until 8 p.m. each evening. In addition to paving, crews will be placing down thermoplastic markers. The work is anticipated to last one week.
NCDOT urges motorists to use caution when traveling in the work zone.
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