UPDATED Sept. 22, 2014
*******Beatties Ford Road will be closing at 9 a.m. on Friday, June 20, as a N.C. Department of Transportation bridge replacement project gets underway.**********
Route 7N Beatties Ford Road Northlake
Major Detour for McIntyre Creek Bridge Reconstruction
Beginning Friday, June 20 until further notice, Beatties Ford Road will be closed to through traffic between Sunset Road and Lakeview Road. This closure is due to the construction work by North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) for the replacement of the McIntyre Creek bridge near Hornet’s Nest Park.
As a result of this closure, Route 7N will be on detour between Sunset Road and Lakeview Road. All bus stops on Beatties Ford Road north of Sunset Road, as well as all bus stops along Trinity Road and Lakeview Road, will not be served during this time.
Bus stops on Sunset Road between Beatties Ford Road and Reames Road normally served only by the 7S will also serve the 7Nduring this detour. In addition, two pairs of temporary bus stops will provide service to Route 7N along Reames Road. One pair of stops will be located on Reames Road at Lawnmeadow Drive. Lawnmeadow Drive provides an accessible path to Trinity Road via Feldbank Drive. Another pair of stops will be located on Reames Road at Lakeview Road.