Highway 194 from Matney community to the Avery County line is back open with no detour. That portion of road had been closed since early June to allow NCDOT/crews to … Read more
Paving began this morning on 194 from Valle Crucis to Matney. A worker with Maymead says they expect to be done by Saturday.
Getting facebook reports that the stoplight on 194 between Valle Crucis & Matney is gone. The detour between Matney & Banner Elk is still in place and will be for … Read more
Below are two videos of 194 between Valle Crucis and Matney. Shot on Saturday April 14 this will give the viewer some idea of the progress being made on the … Read more
Paving is taking place this week on some sections of 194 between Valle Crucis and Matney. According to a worker with Maymead they are planning to be on the job … Read more
Last week traffic was diverted onto the new section of hwy194 at Dutch Creek Road in Valle Crucis. A facebook report commented that it looks like DOT was preparing to … Read more
Via a post to the facebook page “traffic has been diverted onto the new section of 194 at Dutch Creek Road. Also, it looks like they were preparing to change … Read more
Getting a report that the traffic lights on highway 194 between Valle Crucis and Matney are malfunctioning, crews on the way to fix.
A portion of 194 between Valle Crucis and Matney has been paved and yellow lines painted. Working on getting a project update from DOT.
Here’s a recap of Thursday’s road, weather reports, pictures, links. 6:42pm – Via twitter “yellowducky1982 – It’s pouring in Sugar Grove! #wncwx #sugargrove” 6:20pm – L’Heureux’s Weather post “UPDATE: With … Read more
Getting report that 194 (Valle Mountain) is closed between Valle Crucis and Matney. Any local traffic will have to take Andy Hicks to 321 if they want to get to … Read more
Because of ongoing construction between Valle Crucis and Banner Elk, NCDOT is strongly advising that motorist avoid 194 and use highway 105 as a connector between the two events. A … Read more
194 from Valle Crucis to Vilas is now reopen fully this week. Work started over a year ago on replacing three bridges with culverts making those spots wider for motorist. … Read more
Here is the latest update from an official with NCDOT on both highway projects involving 194 from Valle Crucis to Banner Elk and Valle Crucis to Vilas. 194 from Valle … Read more
Delays again today on 194 in Valle Crucis due to road work. We have been told that work on that road has to be done by Oct 15 for this … Read more
As if traveling highway 194 between Valle Crucis and Banner Elk has not been bad enough the last several weeks a truck wreck on Tuesday made matters worse. A tractor … Read more
194 between Valle Crucis and Matney/Banner Elk will not be open by the time school starts back on Wednesday. NCDOT closed a section of the road, from Tom Shook Road … Read more
Detour will be in place for three weeks as a safety precaution RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation will close a section of N.C. 194 from Tom Shook Road … Read more
(from a High Country Press article July 14) U.S. 421 Widening on Pace for October Completion Story by Anna Oakes Road widening construction that has bogged down traffic for … Read more
(Here’s the latest information about some road projects in our area via email from a local DOT official) 194 between Valle Crucis and Vilas – Contractor has completed one culvert … Read more
194 between Valle Crucis and Vilas – Contractor has completed one culvert and is approximately half way on the second one. There is still one additional culvert to construct after … Read more