Traffic Alert – Capital Boulevard/US 1

Wednesday, February 8, 2023 - 3:53pm

Turner Asphalt, a contractor working at the future Hawthorne at the Forest, will reduce to one lane a portion of northbound Capital Boulevard/US 1 from Burlington Mills Road to South Main Street/US 1A Thursday and Friday, Feb. 9-10, and Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 13-14, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. The periodic lane closures are necessary to allow crews to perform work in the median.

Signs and barrels will be in place directing traffic through the work area. Motorists may wish to avoid the area if possible and choose another route.

For more information, email Brad Stewart at

The Town of Wake Forest offers an interactive map that gives residents a user-friendly and convenient way to view local road closures and restrictions. Available at, the Traffic Alerts Map allows visitors to point and click on current road and lane closures throughout Wake Forest. Motorists are encouraged to use the information to help plan their route and move safely through work areas.