Downtown Concord road closures for construction of Novi

CONCORD, NC (WBTV) – Contractors will temporarily close Market Street SW and Spring Street SW on Monday, July 25 from 3:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to continue work on the Novi Rise property, located directly behind City Hall . The Novi Rise property is one of three ongoing residential and mixed-use Novi projects that will enhance downtown Concord as a high-performance living, dining and entertainment destination.

During the closure, Market Street SW and Spring Street SW will be closed to through traffic. However, business owners will continue to have access to their property and parking on Market Street and Carolina Courts will remain accessible from Spring Street. Please see attached map for closure details.

Motorists are reminded that Barbrick Avenue SW remains closed for work on the new Downtown cityscape. City officials inaugurated the streetscape project in June. The project will give Concord’s charming town center neighborhood even more attractive and paves the way for new dining, shopping and entertainment experiences.

The Rise of Novi The property is one of three ongoing residential and mixed-use projects in downtown Concord by Lansing Melbourne Group (LMG). In August 2021, LMG broke ground on three major developments – Novi Rise, Novi Flats and Novi Lofts – which together represent approximately $70 million in private investment downtown. The Novi Rise property will be the largest of the three projects and represents an estimated private investment of $38.5 million. The project will consist of 167 units including studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments with underground parking and commercial space on the ground floor.

For more information on all the ongoing developments in downtown Concord, including a live view of construction progress, visit

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