- Weather permitting, the N.C. Department of Transportation
will close Ward Road near Old Burlington Road in Guilford County from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 20 to allow Norfolk Southern to make repairs to the railroad crossing.During the closure, motorists will use Old Burlington Road, Franklin Road and Holt's Chapel Road as the signed detour route.NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.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.