Wednesday, May 29

U.S. 421 to be Resurfaced in Portion of Randolph County

ASHEBORO N.C. – The North Carolina Department of Transportation has announced a $6.2 million contract has been awarded to bring improvements to nearly 15 miles of U.S. 421 in Chatham and Randolph counties.

Under the contract companies will be preforming milling, resurfacing and shoulder reconstruction along both directions of U.S. 421 South between the Chatham County line and U.S. 64.

Northbound and southbound ramps at exits 180 (Piney Grove Church Road), 181 (N.C. 49), and 183 (Old Liberty Road) will also be improved under the project.

The work can start as soon as March 1 and wrap up in the fall of 2024.