NC 55 Turn Lane (Avent Ferry to Main Street)

Transportation Bond Project

This project involves adding a new right turn lane southbound on N.C. 55 to improve traffic flow onto South Main Street. The Town has secured more than $500,000 in federal funds for the project.


N.C. 55 southbound from Avent Ferry Road to Main Street


  • Geo-technical investigationN.C. 55 near Avent Ferry Road
  • 25% completion stage of plan
  • Public meeting (December 2019)
  • Traffic study
  • Roadway design
  • Underground utility design
  • Environmental studies
  • Utility coordination

Under Way

  • N.C. Department of Transportation reviewing final plans


Estimated construction start:

Late 2022

Public engagement:

Public engagement meetings held in July and December 2019.

Key partners:

Holly Springs staff has engaged with key partners for this project, including:

  • North Carolina Department of Transportation
  • Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
  • Duke Energy
  • United States Army Corps of Engineers/North Carolina Division of Environmental Quality


Utilities and Infrastructure Services: (919) 577-3150 

Page updated June 2022