The Business 40 Improvement project begins Saturday, November 17 at 6:00 a.m. and will close access to Business 40 in Downtown Winston-Salem from Peters Creek Parkway to U.S. 52. Portions of Business 40 are scheduled to reopen in Summer 2019 and the project is expected to be completed by Summer 2020.
Wake Forest University understands the impact this might have on our faculty and staff, especially those commuting from outside Winston-Salem. The North Carolina Department of Transportation recommends you consider the following to help ensure minimal impact to our community:
Regardless of your transportation method, it is recommended that you plan for at least an additional 20 minutes to be added to your commute.
NCDOT has partnered with WAZE, a popular transportation and traffic app, to provide real-time traffic information in and around the Business 40 project site.
PART’s vanpool is an economical transportation choice that frees your time during your commute by using a van to transport up to 15 colleagues to campus.