421 Quick Closure For Tuesday

Tuesday morning (October 16, 2012) around 10am, lanes of US Hwy 421 in the area of New Market Center/ Hardees will be closed, right in front of Lowe’s Foods (between … Read more

421/105 Ext No Left Turn

Boone PD Officers advising no left turn from 421 on to the 105 extension due to paving

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

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

421 Fire

2:49pm- Report of wildfire burning on the side of a embankment right beside the road on 421 just past the turn onto the Parkway to Wilkesboro 4:56pm- crews continue to … Read more

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

421 Vilas Wreck, Road Is Back Open

*updated 1:11pm – the scene is clear and traffic is moving again* A wreck on 421 involving reportedly a tractor & trailer and four vehicles has traffic through Vilas at … Read more

421 Updates – Road Is Back Open

9:35am – Per scanner 421 is back open 9:33am – Via scanner traffic Bulldog Road is being open back up. 421 is still closed for now, should be reopen soon. … Read more

Report of Car Flip On 421

Getting a Facebook report of “Report of “a car flipped upside down in the middle if the road between dump site & Valley Grocery in Zionville/Vilas area. Not sure what … Read more