Avondale Avenue Sidewalk Construction U-4726HM (SW-34)

Project Manager


Clint Blackburn, EI
Phone: 919-560-4326, ext. 30245

Project Description


This is a Request for Proposals for a federally funded sidewalk construction project.  The project will fill in the gaps of sidewalks and to create a safer route for pedestrians.  Please see the plans for more details.

Disadvantaged Business Enterprises


The Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal for this project is 2%.  Subcontractors must be certified by NCDOT as a DBE in order for their participation to count towards the goal.  To find DBEs certified by NCDOT, go to https://partner.ncdot.gov/VendorDirectory/default/html .

Project Schedule

  • Pre-Bid Meeting: Thursday, September 14, 2017
  • Bid Opening: Friday, October 13, 2017 at 2 p.m. at 101 City Hall Plaza,                                                     Durham, NC 27701; Third Floor Conference Room 3A
  • Pre-Bid Meeting: Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 9:00 AM at 101 City Hall Plaza,                                                     Durham, NC 27701; Third Floor Conference Room 3A
  • Bid Opening: Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 3:30 PM at 101 City Hall Plaza,                                                     Durham, NC 27701; Third Floor Conference Room 3A
  • Notice to Proceed: May 2018

Project Status


The road closure has been put on hold.  The contractor will keep Avondale open and use traffic control.  Work will begin at the corner of Trinity and Avondale.