Design Services for NC 54 Sidewalk  (SW-51D)

Project Manager

David Cates, PE
Phone: 919-560-4326, ext. 30208

Project Description

This project involves the design of sidewalk on the south side of NC-54 from NC HWY-55 east to the RTP western limit.  The total length is 0.4 miles and the design project budget is $94,169. 

The project vicinity is shown to the right under Project Information. The improvements include new sidewalks and accessible ramps.

Project Schedule

  • Anticipated Design Completion:  February 2019
  • Anticipated Right-of-Way Completion:  October 2019
  • Anticipated Bid Advertisement:  April 2020 
  • Anticipated Construction Start:  September 2020
  • Anticipated Construction Completion:  May 2021

Project Status

Davenport Engineering of Raleigh, NC has been hired as the design firm to prepare plans, obtain permits, and hold informational meetings with stakeholders.  They began data collection in February, 2018 and currently are in the 25% design phase of the project. The city hosted the 1st community input meeting on Tuesday, November 27th, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the South Meeting Room (left side) at the South Regional Library located at 4505 S. Alston Ave where the community viewed the current design and offered comments. Currently Davenport is working on the 65% plans.