Portion of Winterville road to close for construction until spring 2020

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WINTERVILLE, NC (WNCT) – According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, a road in Winterville is set to close Monday until spring of 2020.

NCDOT said starting Oct. 14 at 8:30 a.m. lasting through late March 2020, Reedy Branch Road will be closed on both sides of the intersection with NC-11.

During the closure, NCDOT crews will replace drainage pipes and install traffic islands. The project will cost $730,000 dollars.

NC-11 will remain open during the project.

Drivers on Reedy Branch Road should detour on N.C. 903 to Reedy Branch Road, or take Main Street to Mill Street/Old N.C. 11, then return to Reedy Branch Road.

NCDOT officials said drivers should plan to use the extra time for their commute and slow down when approaching the construction.

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