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Project Fast Facts
  • Status: Archive
  • County: Guilford
  • Type of Project: Safety Improvements
  • STIP Number: W-5114
  • Estimated Cost: $2,250,000
  • Property Acquisition Start: December 2014
  • Construction Start: June 30 2014
  • Estimated Completion: 2015
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N.C. 68 Improvements, from south of East Harrell Road (S.R. 2111) to north of Bartonshire Drive (S.R. 4831), crossing the Haw River in Guilford County. This project is located north of the Town of Oak Ridge and south of the Town of Stokesdale.

News and Updates

June 30, 2014 – Construction began.

March 14, 2011 – A Citizens Informational Workshop was held in Oak Ridge.

Latest News

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Project Overview and Purpose

The purpose of the proposed project is to improve safety along N.C. 68, between East Harrell Road and Bartonshire Drive, by constructing left-turn lanes for these intersections with N.C. 68. The project is expected to reduce the number of rear-end collisions associated with left-turn movements from N.C. 68 onto East Harrell Road and West Harrell Road, immediately north and south of the Haw River culvert.

Contact Information

Mike Mills, P.E.
Highway Division 7 Engineer

  • Phone: (336) 334-3192
  • Email: Contact Us
  • Address: PO Box 14996, Greensboro, NC 27415-4996

Karen Reynolds
Project Planning Engineer

  • Phone: (919) 707-6038
  • Email: Contact Us
  • Address: 1548 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1548

Lee Moore
Roadway Project Design Engineer

  • Phone: (919) 707-6288
  • Email: Contact Us
  • Address: 1582 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1582

Resources for Local Property Owners

In many cases, it is inevitable that a certain amount of private property must be acquired. The displacement of homes and businesses is minimized to the extent practicable. The following brochures will answer questions about this process.