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NCDOT To Temporarily Close Camden Avenue At I-85 In Durham

Posted August 5, 2003 3:59 a.m. EDT

— The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close Camden Avenue at I-85 in Durham County between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

The road will reopen at 8 p.m. each day.

Motorists should use the following signed detour route:

  • Avondale Drive to Geer Street to Midland Terrace back to Camden Avenue.
  • The closing is necessary to set girders for the I-85 bridge crossing Camden Avenue.

    The DOT reminds motorists to stay alert and drive with caution. Watch signs for construction information and obey the posted speed limit in the work zone.

    For more information on this project, contact the resident engineer at

    (919) 560-6857.