a view of construction activity on Poole Road in May 2022

Poole Road Traffic Alert

NCDOT has closed Poole Road Between Tilton Woods Trail and Hodge Road for utility work.

NCDOT closed Poole road at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, May 17, between Tilton Woods Trail and Hodge Road. The detour will use Hodge Road, Interstate 87, and New Hope Road to get around the closure.

Poole Road is open to traffic between New Hope Road and Barwell Road. 

For local traffic within the project limits you can also utilize Barwell Road, and the Neuse River Tail is still open to the public. 

The road is scheduled to reopen by 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 19. 

Note, the closure of Poole Road is not part of the City's Poole Road Improvement Project, but part of a NCDOT project.