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The project logo U-6223: Ranch Road-Clayton

The project logo U-6223: Ranch Road-Clayton

EXTENSION OF RANCH ROAD (S.R. 1560) BETWEEN U.S. 70 BUS/N.C. 42 AND (RANCH ROAD) IN CLAYTON. NEW LOCATION ROADWAY 

 

 

Vicinity Map:

Interactive Study Area Map:

Map is for informational purposes only and reflects the approximate boundaries of the study area for the project. 

 

 

 

Project Overview:

The N.C. Department of Transportation proposes to extend Ranch Road on new location between U.S. 70 Business and Little Creek Church Road and to re-align the intersection of Ranch Road and Little Creek Church Road. The project addresses the lack of a direct connection between the N.C. 42 East and U.S. 70 Bypass.  

Proposed Improvements: 

  • Extend Ranch Road on new location between U.S. 70 Business and Little Creek Church Road

  • Improve the intersection of Little Creek Road and Ranch Road

Public Input:

Due to Covid 19, NCDOT has suspended in-person meetings.  Information will be provided to the public in a virtual format on this website beginning November 10, 2020. The public is encouraged to provide comments or share their thoughts regarding the proposed alternatives concepts below. 

Comments should be submitted by December 11, 2020

Public Meeting Map:

Map Ranch Road from Little Creek Church Road to U.S. 70 Business


 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.


 

Project Overview Video

Learn about the Ranch Road Extension project by watching the video below. 

 

Project Funding:                                           

This project is listed in the N.C. Department of Transportation's State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) as Project No. U-6223 and is funded for $8.4 million.  

 Activity

 Estimated Amount*

  Right-of-Way and Utilities

$2,169,000

  Construction 

$6,250,000

  Total Cost

$8,419,000

 

* Estimated costs are subject to change.

**Prior year cost.

Project Timeline:

Milestone

    Date*

 Complete Preliminary Design

 Fall 2020

 Environmental Document 

 January  2021

 Begin Right-of-Way Acquisition

March 2021

 Begin Construction  

 July 2022

 

* The STIP is being amended to reflect these dates and the STIP is anticipated to be revised by January 2021

Project History: 

  • June 2019 – The project was added to STIP at request of the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO)
  • January 2020 - Contingency funds from state legislature received to cover the required 20% match
  • March 2020 - Simpson Engineers and Associates contracted to complete project planning and environmental document

Comments:

All comments will be taken into consideration, and carry equal weight, regardless of submittal method  

You may leave a comment or question below

Or

Email the comment or question to RanchRd-Clayton@publicinput.com 

Or

Phone in a comment or question to 855-925-2801 enter project code 9548 

Would you like to be added to the project email or general mailing list for updates or other information?
Do you have any comments or questions regarding the proposed project?
Please drop a pin on the map to indicate where you live in relation to the project.

Project Contact Information:

Rachel Evens, PE

NCDOT Division 4 Project Manager

P.O. Box 3165

Wilson, NC 27895

(252) 640-6434

Project Email Address: [email protected]

RESOURCES FOR PROPERTY OWNERS 


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.  

 

Relocation Assistance Brochure                                       Asistencia para Reubicación      
Right-of-Way Acquisition Process Brochure                   Folleto del Proceso de Adquisición de Bienes Raíces
Right-of-Way Frequently Asked Questions