Full Closure of the 700 Block of Pace Street for an Emergency Sewer Main Repair

The City of Raleigh will conduct a full closure of the 700 block of Pace Street, Raleigh, NC, between North Person Street and North Bloodworth Street beginning at 9 a.m. Monday, Jan. 13 for an emergency sewer main repair located at 701 North Person Street. The repair is expected to be complete by 4 p.m. Schedule of repair is dependent on weather conditions and changes to the work environment. 

          Detour around work area:

  • Northbound motorists traveling on North Person Street will take a right on East Franklin Street, a right on North Bloodworth Street, and back onto Pace Street.
  • North Person Street will be reduced to left lane traffic from North Boundary Street to East Franklin Street.    

          Motorists approaching this area should expect traffic delays and are advised to avoid this area if possible. Motorists approaching this area should be aware of all posted traffic signs, CLOSURES, traffic cones, and work crews.

          Construction schedules are subject to change due to weather or other unforeseen conditions.  

          Customers in this area should not experience any interruption of service.



Michael Carpenter, Site Supervisor, Raleigh Water, 919-630-3752