American Tobacco District Waterline Replacement

Project Facts


  • The Department of Water Management is improving the existing infrastructure between Pettigrew and the Durham Freeway from William Vickers Avenue to Dillard Street. The locations of the improvements can be viewed on the project area map (PDF).
  • The Study/Design phase is nearly complete and geotechnical borings and Level A SUE will begin in the area in mind-January 2018. Phase 1 construction is expected to begin in summer 2018 and last approximately nine months. Phase 2 construction is expected to begin in fall 2018 and last approximately 12 months. Phase 3  construction is expected to begin in fall 2019 and last approximately 12 months.
  • More information can be found at www.DurhamOperationGreenlight.org.

Thank You!


The City and its contractors appreciate your patience during these short-term inconveniences as we undertake this project to improve reliability of the City’s water system.