This project involves the design of sidewalks on both sides of LaSalle Street from Kangaroo Drive to Hillsborough Rd and on one side from Hillsborough Rd. to Sprunt Ave. The total length is 0.7 miles and the design project budget is $201,440. The project vicinity is shown to the right under Project Information. The improvements include new sidewalks and accessible ramps.
Anticipated Design Completion: March 2019
Anticipated Right-of-Way Completion: September 2019
Anticipated Bid Advertisement: June 2020
Anticipated Construction Start: November 2020
Anticipated Construction Completion: October 2021
SEPI 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 25% design phase of the project.
A drop-in style meeting was held Tuesday January 15th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at E.K. Powe Elementary School Cafeteria, located at 913 Ninth Street, Durham. The public was able to review the 25% design plans, ask questions of City staff, and provide input before the City completes the final design plans. Currently SEPI is working on revising the plans.