Commuters Take Note: Oberlin Road Ramps at Wade Avenue to Close for Five Weeks

Construction begins Sep. 7 on waterline installation

Raleigh Water will conduct a full closure of the Wade Avenue Westbound ramp off Oberlin Road and the southbound Oberlin Road exit ramp from westbound Wade Avenue for a planned water improvement project beginning at 7:00 am on Tuesday, September 7. Closure is expected to last for five weeks while work schedules are subject to change. 

DETOUR For Wade Avenue Westbound ramp:

  • Motorists traveling southbound on Oberlin Road will take a left onto Annapolis Drive to westbound Wade Avenue.

DETOUR for Wade Avenue Exit Ramp for Oberlin Road South:

  • Motorists traveling westbound on Wade Avenue will take Oberlin Road North exit/Annapolis Drive to Oberlin Road.

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

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

This closure is part of the Oberlin Road Waterline Improvement Project.  



Janeen Goodwin
Project Manager
Raleigh Water