Design Services for Morreene Road Sidewalk Bicycle Facilities (SW-47D)

Project Manager

David Cates
Phone: 919-560-4326 Ext. 30232

Project Description

This project involves the design of sidewalks and bicycle facilities on Morreene Road from Neal Road to Erwin Road.  The total length is 1.5 miles and the design project budget is $842,162. 

The improvements include sidewalks and bicycle facilities.  Final designs are now underway and will be added to this web site when available.

Project Schedule

  • Anticipated Design Completion:  January 2021
  • Anticipated Right-of-Way Completion:  March 2023
  • Anticipated Bid Advertisement:  August 2023
  • Anticipated Construction Start:   January 2024
  • Anticipated Construction Completion:  June 2025

Project Status

Kimley-Horn of Raleigh, NC has been hired as the design firm to prepare plans, obtain permits, and hold informational meetings with stakeholders. 

The City of Durham Public Works Department is now preparing designs for pedestrian facilities along Morreene Road from Neal Road to Erwin Road, and City staff wants to share their work and receive community input.

Two community input meetings were held on March 3, 2018 and October 25, 2018 respectively.

The 100% plans have been approved by NCDOT and City of Durham Engineering and Transportation workgroups. Currently the project is beginning right-of-way acquisition.