​Covedale Drive and Monroe Road

A new traffic signal has been approved by the North Carolina Department of Transportation for installation at the intersection of Covedale Drive and Monroe Road.  The signal is being installed to accommodate existing traffic, to provide better pedestrian crossings and to better manage the flow of traffic along Monroe Rd.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be a left turn arrow? 

Yes.  A left turn phase will be installed for the northbound left lane on Monroe Road.

Will there be any crosswalks and pedestrian signals? 


Where is the money for the signal coming from? 

North Carolina Department of Transportation's Spot Safety Program.

Will any additional road construction take place before the signal is installed? 

Wheelchair ramps will need to be constructed in conjunction with the crosswalks. 

When will the signal be operational? 

This signal should be installed by the end of 2018.