There are several road closures around Boone and along US 321 scheduled this week.
Watauga Online reports App State will be closing the inside lane of NW bound Rivers Street Tuesday at the overhead crosswalk to repair a water valve in that lane. The closure is expected between 9 am and 3 pm.
New River Light & Power will have the inbound lane of Poplar Grove Road closed Tuesday 9 til 3 to trim limbs off of power lines.
The outside northbound lane of 321 near Chandler Concrete, between Blowing Rock and Boone, will be closed for construction on the entrance to the Middle Fork Greenway access Tuesday and Wednesday 9 to 3.
Winklers Creek Road adjacent to Bojangles on Blowing Rock Road in Boone will be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic on Thursday, beginning at 8:00 am. The Town of Boone Public Works – Utilities Operations will be performing utility maintenance work which will be completed the same day weather permitting. The drive-through at Bojangles will be open from Blowing Rock Road for entrance, but drive-through customers will exit on Winklers Creek Road.