2018 SCM Renovation and Rehabilitation (SWDR-2018-01)

Project Manager


Shea S. Bolick, PE, PLS
Phone: 919-560-4326, ext. 30270

Project Status


Notice to proceed was given and work commenced on the project on May 1, 2018.  The contractor (Backwater Environmental) has since been working diligently performing work on stormwater control measures in Stonehill Estates, at a Public Works’ salt dome facility, and has begun in the Ravenstone subdivision.  All major work in Stonehill Estates has been completed and full vegetation establishment, minor incidental work, and maintenance remain.  The stormwater control measure remediation and renovation activities in Ravenstone began on July 24, 2018 and the majority of the work is scheduled to be completed by early September.  To date, the contractor’s performance has been commendable and they are proceeding on schedule.  The project completion date currently is October 29, 2018, however this date could change due to extra work not in the original scope of the contract.

Key Project Dates


  • Initial Advertisement:  December 20, 2017
  • Pre-Bid Conference:  January 10, 2018
  • Re-Advertisement:  January 29, 2018
  • Bid Opening:  February 12, 2018 at 2:00 PM
  • Notice to Proceed:  May 1, 2018
  • Work Commencement:  May 1, 2018

Project Description


The project involves the furnishing of all materials, labor, equipment, tools, etc., unless otherwise specified, for renovation and rehabilitation activities performed on various stormwater control measures (SCMs) at various site locations throughout the City of Durham.