The N.C. Department of Transportation is working in coordination with the town of Blowing Rock to relocate a water line along U.S. 321 as part of the ongoing road widening project. The relocation work is scheduled to begin on Monday, Dec. 3, at 9 a.m. Some residents and businesses will see either low or no water pressure for four to six hours.
The Mayview area of Blowing Rock will be affected, including:
U.S. 221 from Main Street to Laurel Lane;
The Cones residential area;
Laurel Lane; and
The town of Blowing Rock will attempt to contact affected residents by phone before this work is conducted. The town’s sewer lines and vehicular traffic will not be affected. If the water line relocation operation must be rescheduled, it will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 5, starting at 9 a.m.
For more information or updates on the U.S. 321 road widening project, visit the project website (www.ncdot.gov/projects/BlowingRock321/). Follow project progress on the website or via Twitter (see @NCDOT_EastMTN and #US321). You also can view photos and video on the project’s website.
Call the project hotline at (828) 964-3260 to speak to an NCDOT representative during regular weekday business hours (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.).