Work On Area Roads Continue Due To May Flooding

NCDOT continues the process of repairing roads in the High Country due to the flooding on Monday May 6, 2013. Kevin Whittington, Watauga County maintenance engineer with the North Carolina … Read more

Jan 7-12 Conditions

Monday Jan 7 8:30am – Wreck on Boone Mountain involving 5 vehicles near Brushy Fork Church. Traffic being re-routed in that area. 10:10am – All Cove Creek Fire EMS have … Read more

Multi Car Wreck on 421 – Jan 7, 2013

8:30am – Wreck on Boone Mountain involving 5 vehicles near Brushy Fork Church. Traffic being re-routed in that area. 10:10am – All Cove Creek Fire EMS have cleared the wreck … Read more

Boone Bypass Back In Discussions

The long discussed bypass around Boone is fresh on the minds of High Country officials once again. The idea has been tossed around for many years, but recently talk has … Read more

Tuesday Oct 30 Road Conditions

Find road condition reports for Tuesday Oct 30 at Tuesday Oct 30 Storm Reports

Tuesday Oct 30 Storm Reports

Tuesday Oct 30 Storm Reports from facebook, twitter, email & text 3:36pm – Videos by Jessica Vandett 3pm – Current Blue Ridge Electric power outages – Ashe 20, Watauga – … Read more

Monday Night Road Conditions

Road conditions all across the High Country have gone downhill since 5pm Monday evening. Check out the page Snow/Storm Reports For October Storm for pictures and facebook/twitter reports sent in … Read more

421 In Boone Roadwork Tonight

From Boone police- DOT is painting the roadway at 421 & New Market tonight. 194 N will be closed, detour will be New Market BLVD to 194. 10:06pm – @boonepolice: … Read more

New Bike Lanes In Boone

A group of 13 municipalities from across the state are slated to receive assistance with bicycle and pedestrian planning, thanks to $390,000 in grants awarded this month by the N.C. … Read more

421/King Street Paving Update – June 9

Progress continues with paving operations on 421/King Street. An official with Blythe Construction tells WataugaRoads.com that paving operations should be done by Friday June 15, that is barring any weather … Read more

105 Ext & 421 Lane Closed

105 Ext & 421 (heading south) a lane closed on 421 due to roadwork per Facebook reports.

421/King Street Paving Underway

Paving operations have started on 421/King Street. Expect congestion in that area. It’s projected to take about 2 weeks to finish pending the weather.

NCDOT Update On 421 Paving

As reported here earlier this week paving is set to begin Monday on 421 in Boone. Here’s a Friday update from NCDOT Motorists can expect slowdowns on U.S. 421 (East … Read more

King Street/421 Paving To Begin

Paving is set to begin on King Street/421 on Monday. A construction official tells WataugaRoads.com that paving is slated to start at Wood Circle (below Pennywise/SAKS Grill) in the southbound … Read more

Update On All Current Road Projects

Road construction around Watauga County is in full swing as a result of the mild winter of 2011-2012. Here is a full scale update on all the major road projects … Read more

105 ext/421 Road Work

The turning lanes at 105 ext/421 are blocked off due to median work.

Portion of 421 In Boone To Get Bike Lanes

NCDOT has announced that a portion of 421 in Boone will get bike lanes, after revisting the idea. The section from Hardin Street to Old East King Street will get … Read more