​I-77 Southbound Ramp and LaSalle Street

A new traffic signal has been approved by the North Carolina Department of Transportation for installation at the intersection of I-77 SB Ramp and LaSalle Street.  The signal is being installed to reduce delays on the ramp and improve the traffic flow on LaSalle Street. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be a left turn arrow? 

Yes, a left turn phase will be installed on LaSalle Street. 

Will there be any crosswalks and pedestrian signals? 

Pedestrian signals will be installed to cross the ramps.

Where is the money for the signal coming from? 

This signal is currently unfunded.

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

Yes, the bridge over I-77 will be completed before the signal is installed.

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.