2011 New Sidewalk Construction (SW-26)

Project Manager
Kyle Butler, PE
Phone: 919-560-4326, ext. 30245

Project Description
This project will involve furnishing all materials, labor, equipment, tools, etc., unless otherwise specified, for the installation of sidewalk and curb cut ramps at 5 locations throughout the City of Durham. The project manual, plans, and other reporting information are available on this site.

The 5 locations are portions of:
  1. Club Boulevard
  2. Hunt Street
  3. Markham Avenue
  4. West Lakewood Avenue
  5. Wilderness Road
Progress Update
As of February 2012, SBC Contracting, Inc. has completed work on Wilderness Road and Hunt Street. In addition, work is nearing completion on Markham Street. Work is tentatively scheduled to begin on Club Boulevard in early March 2012. A neighborhood meeting will be held on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held at Park View Baptist Church, 2500 Acadia Street. At the meeting, the Public Works Department will present plans for sidewalk construction on Club Boulevard and answer any questions from attendees. Attached to the right under Project Information is the Club Boulevard Neighborhood Meeting Invitation with more details. All those interested are welcome to attend this informational meeting.

Project Schedule
  • Pre-Bid Conference: December 15, 2010
  • Pre-Qualification Deadline: December 23, 2010
  • Bid Opening: January 5, 2011
  • Construction Time: June 2011 - June 2012
Project History
Bids were opened on January 5, 2011 and SBC Contracting, Inc. was the low bidder with a total bid of $488,931.61. The SW-26 Bid Tabulation sheet is attached to the right under Project Information and shows the names and amounts of each bid received.

The Notice to Proceed for Construction was issued to SBC Contracting, Inc. on June 27, 2011. The project is to be completed in 365 days.