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NCDOT to hold public meeting on October 4 regarding the proposed improvement of Pinewood Road in Granite Falls

GRANITE FALLS, NC (September 18, 2018) — There will be a public meeting held on Thursday, October 4, 2018 by the NCDOT regarding the proposed improvement of Pinewood Road in Granite Falls.

Pinewood Road and Bert Huffman Road
Pinewood Road and U.S. 321


STIP Project No. U-6036

The N.C. Department of Transportation proposes to improve the roadway on Pinewood Road (S.R. 1109) from U.S. 321 to Bert Huffman Road (S.R. 1931) in Granite Falls.  The purpose of this project is to relieve congestion along Pinewood Road.  

A public meeting will be held at the Granite Falls Town Office Council Chamber at 4 South Main Street on Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The purpose of this meeting is to inform the public of the project and gather input on the proposed design. As information becomes available, it may be viewed online at the NCDOT Public Meeting Webpage:

The public may attend at any time during the public meeting hours, as no formal presentation will be made. NCDOT representatives will be available to answer questions and receive comments. The comments and information received will be taken into consideration as work on the project develops.

The opportunity to submit written comments will be provided at the meeting or can be done via phone, email, or mail by November 5, 2018.

For additional information, please contact Desiree Hagwood, Division 11 Project Engineer by phone: (336) 903-9135 or via email at; or by mail: Desiree Hagwood Highway Division 11, P.O. Box 250, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659.

NCDOT will provide auxiliary aids and services under the Americans with Disabilities Act for disabled persons who wish to participate in this workshop. Anyone requiring special services should contact Tony Gallagher, Environmental Analysis Unit, at 1598 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1598, by phone (919) 707-6069 or by e-mail at as early as possible so that arrangements can be made.

Persons who speak Spanish and have a limited ability to read, speak or understand English, may receive interpretive services upon request prior to the meeting by calling 1-800-481-6494.

Aquellas personas que hablan español o tienen limitaciones para leer, hablar o entender inglés, podrían recibir servicios de interpretación si los solicitan antes de la reunión llamando al 1-800-481-6494.

This project is in the early preliminary stages
Plans below are subject to change

2018.08.13 U-6036 Preliminary Roadway Plans

December 18, 2018 Update:

U-6036 is to be let to construction on June 2020.

No changes have been made to the plan set since the meeting in October of 2018.

The next approved plan set changes will be available to distribute in June 2019.