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Eastern Loop (U-2525B)

Description

Completed in December 2017, work involved building a four-lane freeway from U.S. 70 Relocation to U.S. 29 north of Greensboro, completing the U.S. 70 interchange and building two new interchanges connecting the Greensboro Loop to Huffine Mill Road and U.S. 29.

News and Updates

Originally slated for completion in December 2018, N.C. Department of Transportation contractors have exceeded the project delivery date of the Eastern Loop phase of construction of the Greensboro Urban Loop by more than a year, opening that portion of the loop to traffic on Dec. 6, 2017.

Project Highlights

  • Build a four-lane freeway from U.S. 70 Relocation to U.S. 29 north of Greensboro.
  • Complete the Greensboro Loop/U.S. 70 interchange.
  • Realign Huffine Mill Road from Oakleigh Road to Harvest Road.
  • Build an interchange at the intersection of the Greensboro Loop and realigned Huffine Mill Road.
  • Build bridges on the Greensboro Loop over Camp Burton Road, North Buffalo Creek, Rankin Mill Road and Hines Chapel Road.
  • Build a cul-de-sac at the end of Briarmeade Road north and south of the Greensboro Loop.
  • Realign McKnight Mill Road from Briarmeade Road to Link Road.
  • Build a bridge on realigned McKnight Mill Road over the Greensboro Loop.
  • Build an interchange at the intersection of the Greensboro Loop and U.S. 29.
  • Modify the U.S. 29/Hicone Road interchange.
  • Extend and build a cul-de-sac at the end of Sanctuary Drive.
  • Build a cul-de-sac at the end of Assembly Road.
  • Build a cul-de-sac at the end of Langside Road.
  • Eliminate a portion of White Rock Road.
  • Eliminate Grafton Road.
  • Build service roads along U.S. 29 to allow access to properties affected by access control fencing.

Contact

Patty Eason, P.E.

Construction Engineer
Highway Division 7

P.O. Box 14996
Greensboro, NC 27415-4996

7/10/2018 10:19 AM

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