Project Overview

The N.C. Department of Transportation proposes to widen Dillard Drive from Jones Franklin Road to Village Tavern Way in Raleigh. A westbound dedicated right turn lane and a left turn lane will be added on Dillard Drive.

The purpose of this project is to improve traffic flow and safety.

    Project Map

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    Roadway Typical Section Dillard Drive

    Project Funding:



      Right-of-Way Acquisition

    $   174,000

      Construction Cost

    $ 1,098,000

      Total Cost

     $ 1,272,000 

            *Costs as shown in currently adopted STIP, subject to change

    Project Timeline:



    Environmental Document

    January 2023    

    Right-of-Way Acquisition Begins

    March 2023    

    Construction Begins

    Fall 2024    

    * Future dates subject to change. 


    NCDOT accepts comments throughout all planning, design, and construction phases of project development.

    All comments will be taken into consideration, and carry equal weight, regardless of submittal method.

    Comments for consideration during the current phase of project development were submitted by December 16, 2022.


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    Zahid Baloch, PE

    Senior Project Engineer

    NCDOT Highway Division 5

    1573 Mail Service Center

    Raleigh, NC  27699-1573


    Tim Goins

    Consultant Project Manager


    940 Main Campus Drive, Suite 500

    Raleigh, NC  27606-5217


    Although the N.C. Department of Transportation works to minimize the number of homes and businesses displaced by a road project, it is inevitable, in many cases, that a certain amount of private property is needed. The following information explains right of way acquisition and answers questions about the process.  

    Right-of-Way Brochure Single Page Layout      Folleto del Proceso de Adquisición de Bienes Raíces
    Right-of-Way Frequently Asked Questions

    Right of way Acquisition Process Videos

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