Traffic Alert – Wait Avenue

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 8:51am

The Town of Wake Forest has reduced to one lane with alternating two-way traffic the portion of Wait Avenue at the intersection of South Allen Road. The temporary lane closure will remain in effect until 3 p.m. while street crews install a wheelchair ramp.

The work will continue each day this week from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. until the project is completed.

Flaggers will be in place to manage traffic flow and safely direct motorists through the work area. Delays are expected and motorists are encouraged to take an alternate route if possible.

The Town of Wake Forest provides this information as a public service. Motorists are reminded that weather and road conditions can change rapidly and should plan accordingly. When traveling through a construction area, drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians are asked to be patient, proceed with caution and obey flaggers at all times. Planned road closures and restrictions are necessary to allow for a variety of work. Dates, times and work locations are subject to change due to inclement weather or last-minute changes in work schedules.

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