105 Widening Accelerated In NCDOT 10 Year Plan

NORTH WILKESBORO – Transportation officials Wednesday announced that 12 new transportation projects in Division 11, which includes Avery, Alleghany, Ashe, Caldwell, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes and Yadkin counties, are in the … Read more

105 Widening Project Meeting Held On Monday

NCDOT held it’s final open house style informational meeting for the highway 105 widening project on Monday. Like the previous meeting held in June 2015, this session gave motorists, residents and citizens the … Read more

105 Widening Detailed Maps

For more information about the NCDOT meeting held in Boone in June follow this link. Click on any map for a larger view, map will open in a new window.

New 105 Traffic Signal Up & Operational

The new traffic signal on highway 105 in Boone is up and operational as of Tuesday July 30,2013. Located at Poplar Grove Road and 105 the light will be placed … Read more

New Traffic Signal Coming On 105 In Boone

*see updated article – http://wataugaroads.com/new-105-traffic-signal-up-operational/ Motorist will soon encounter a new traffic signal on Highway 105 in Boone at Poplar Grove Road and 105. Mike Pettyjohn, NCDOT Division 11 Engineer, … Read more

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

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

105 Work

One lane on 105 coming into Boone for construction (Rock Crusher Hill)

NCDOT Re-Evaluating 105 Widening

The NCDOT is re-evaluating the highway 105 four lane project because of new traffic data in the proposed area from Linville to Boone. NCDOT officials received new data in May … Read more

105 Ext & 421 Lane Closed

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

105 ext/421 Road Work

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

105 One Lane

105 in front of Troy’s Diner is down to one lane due to sidewalk work