​Hickory Grove Road and Highland Avenue & Pence Road

A new traffic signal has been approved by the North Carolina Department of Transportation for installation at the intersection of Hickory Grove Road and Highland Avenue and Pence Road.  The signal is being installed to accommodate existing traffic and to provide improved pedestrian and bicycle crossings of Pence Road.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be a left turn arrow? 

Yes, a left turn arrow will be installed for the northbound Hickory Grove Road left turn onto Highland Avenue.

Will there be crosswalks and pedestrian signals? 

Yes, crosswalks and pedestrian signals will be installed for crossing Harrisburg and Pence. 

Where is the money for the signal coming from? 

Currently, this signal is unfunded.

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

Yes, wheelchair ramps will need to be installed for the crosswalks. 

When will the signal be operational? 

Once funding is in place, it is usually 9-12 months before the signal can be designed and installed.