R. Kelly Bryant Bridge Trail

Jessica Kemp, Senior Project Manager
919-560-4197, ext. 21234


RKBB Project Map

Team Members

Durham Parks & Recreation Dept.
Transportation Dept. Bike & Pedestrian Div.
NC Department of Transportation


$3,989,621 Federal grant
$1,424,410 City of Durham
$5,414,031 TOTAL Budget

Current Phase


Project Description

This bicycle and pedestrian trail will be approximately 3 miles long. It will connect the existing Rocky Creek Trail on Dakota Street north to the Drew/Granby Park located on Drew Street in Durham. The trail will connect users to an existing trail network, surrounding neighborhoods, NC Highway 55, , Burton Park, Burton Elementary School, the 147 blue pedestrian bridge, Eastway Elementary School, Long Meadow Park, East End Park, and Drew/Granby Park.

Expected Completion

August 2023