Durham Road/NC 98 Business Improvements

Project Overview

The Town of Wake Forest has received grant funding for a project that proposes to widen from two to three lanes the portion of Durham Road/NC 98 Business from Retail Drive to Tyler Run Drive.

The initiative will also include the installation of curb and gutter and provide pedestrian facilities, intersection improvements for pedestrian crossings, and a greenway trail across Richland Creek.

The project is intended to improve traffic flow and safety along the corridor and accommodate multimodal transportation users.

The project is expected to begin in 2020.

Cost: $3.8 million

March 2018 Update

65% design completed


Map with proposed improvements

July 18, 2017 Public Meeting

The Town of Wake Forest hosted a public meeting concerning proposed improvements along Durham Road/NC 98 Business on Tuesday, July 18.

Handout from July 18, 2017 public meeting

Durham Road/NC 98 Business Improvements