Project Overview

N.C. Department of Transportation proposes to construct a roundabout at the intersection of N.C. 43 (Benvenue Road) and the eastbound U.S. 64 Bypass ramps in Nash County.

The purpose of the project is to improve the intersection operations for current and future traffic at the N.C. 43 (Benvenue Road) and the south side of U.S. 64 Bypass ramps.

Click HERE for the Local Official's Informational Presentation 

Project Highlights

Proposed improvements include converting the existing intersection to a roundabout with 5-foot sidewalks along the east and west side of Benvenue Road.

A 10- foot multi-use path will also be constructed along the west side of Stonewall Drive. Traffic will be detoured on-site during the construction period.

Public Involvement

Public Meetings

Due to Covid 19, NCDOT has suspended in-person meetings.  Information will be provided to the public in a virtual format on this website. The public is encouraged to provide comments or share their thoughts regarding the proposed map below


Comments may be submitted below, via email to or by calling 512-580-8850 and entering project code 3890.

Comments for this phase of project development should be submitted by June 22, 2021.


Public Meeting Map:


Proposed Public meeting map of Roundabout at Benvenue Rd and U.S. 64 Bypass ramps.


A video explaining how to read a public hearing or meeting map can be viewed below. The video contains information on colors used and symbology.


Roundabouts in North Carolina


Project Funding:

This project is listed as Project U-5947 in the N.C. Department of Transportation’s State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) and is funded for $ 5.7 million. Cost estimates have been prepared and are shown below.


 Estimated Costs*

  Property Acquisition 

$ 400,000*

  Utility Relocation

$ 805,000*

  Construction Cost

 $ 4,500,000*

  Total Cost

 $ 5,705,000*

Estimated costs are subject to change. Based on currently adopted NCDOT STIP.

Project Timeline:




Public Outreach

June 2021

Final Environmental Document 

 July 2019

Right-of-Way Acquisition Begins

July 2021

Construction Begins

 Spring 2022

* Future dates subject to change. 

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Do you have any comments or questions regarding the proposed project?

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Russell Broadwell

Division Project Engineer

NCDOT Highway Division 4

PO Box 3165

Wilson, NC  27895



Kim Moore

Resident Engineer

NCDOT Highway Division 4

3013 US 64-A

Nashville, NC  27856





Although the N.C. Department of Transportation works to minimize the number of homes and businesses displaced by a road project, it is inevitable, in many cases, that a certain amount of private property is needed. The following information explains right of way acquisition and answers questions about the process.  

Right-of-Way Brochure Single Page Layout      Folleto del Proceso de Adquisición de Bienes Raíces
Right-of-Way Frequently Asked Questions

Right of way Acquisition Process Videos

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