Peacock Road closed at Beaverdam

Columbus County road work in November 2016. (Deuce Niven, TLT)

     A section of Peacock Road near Beaverdam, between Tabor City and Chadbourn, has been shut down for a drainage tile replacement project, the North Carolina Department of Transportation reported Monday.

     Construction will take place from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, with the road schecduled to be re-opened next Monday, July 16, the DOT said. Peacock Road is closed south of Beaverdam Road, and north of Roseland Road.

     There are no posted detour signs, a DOT spokesman said, because “this closure affects mostly local traffic.” – Deuce Niven