Walker Road and Murray Boulevard intersection
About this project
We will widen the Walker Road and Murray Boulevard intersection with dual left turn lanes and dedicated right turn lanes on all four sides of the intersection.
We will also add a third southbound lane on Murray Boulevard from south of Butner Road through the Walker Road intersection. The additional lane will become a dedicated right turn lane at Bowerman Drive, south of the intersection.
Other improvements include replacing two bridges over Cedar Mill Creek, adjacent to the intersection and replacing two culverts on Walker Road between Far Vista and Park Way.
This project ties into Walker Road Phase 2.
Construction start (expected): Summer 2023
Construction finish (expected): Summer 2025
Update 7/13/2022: We are still in the right-of-way acquisition and permitting process. Construction has been delayed.
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Cost: $31 million (2019 estimate)
- County Major Streets Transportation Improvement Program (MSTIP 3d and 3e)
- Utility reimbursements
We are installing new bridges and culverts at the following locations:
- Murray Boulevard, south of Walker Road (Cedar Mill Creek)
- Walker Road, east of Murray Boulevard (Cedar Mill Creek)
- Walker Road, west of Park Way (North Johnson Creek)
- Far Vista Drive, south of Walker Road (North Johnson Creek)
This work includes realigning a portion of North Johnson Creek where it meets Cedar Mill Creek. We are submitting a required Conditional Letter of Map Revision (CLOMR) to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Learn more
This work is expected to change the the flood zones south of the Walker Road and Murray Boulevard intersection. In most cases, property owners should see a less and less frequent flooding from these creeks during large storms.
National Flood Insurance Program Flood Insurance Rate Maps
Prior events and comment opportunities
June 16, 2020:
May 30, 2018 open house:
May 16, 2016 open house: