- Weather permitting, the N.C. Department of Transportation
will close Sanders Shelton Road in Stokes County on Monday, May 12 to replace a drainage pipe under the roadway. Sanders Shelton Road will remain closed for the duration of the work, which is expected to be completed by Friday, June 27. During the closure, motorists will use N.C. 704, N.C. 89, and Sam Moir 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.