2019 Stormwater Infrastructure Repairs (SD-2019-01)

Project Manager


Greg Smith, P.E.
Phone: 919-560-4326, ext. 30255


Project Status


The City of Durham solicited construction bids for the SD-2019-01 Stormwater Infrastructure Repairs contract on three (3) occasions; through the Small Local Business Enterprise (SLBE) program on February 22, 2019 and to the general public on March 26, 2019 and June 12, 2019.  This contract focuses on a majority of culvert scour remediation work including sheet piling, rip-rap armoring, concrete scour pads, headwalls, debris removal, etc., on nine (9) project sites located throughout the City.

The Public Works Department has issued a Notice of Intent to Award to Fred Smith Company of Raleigh, NC.  The Notice of Intent to Award has been posted on the City's Bid Postings page and can also be found on this project web page along with the bid tabulation.

Key Project Dates

  • Advertisement: June 12, 2019
  • Pre-Bid Conference: July 10, 2019, 11:00 AM
  • Bid Opening: July 17, 2019, 11:00 AM
  • Notice to Proceed: November 2019 (anticipated)

Project Description


The project involves the furnishing of all materials, labor, equipment, tools, etc. unless otherwise specified, for the complete installation of the repairs of stormwater drainage infrastructure systems at various project site locations throughout the City of Durham.

Project Sites


  • Bacon Street
  • East Lawson Street
  • Elm Street and Taylor Street
  • Horton Road
  • West Club Boulevard (300 block)
  • West Club Boulevard (400 block)
  • Woodcroft Parkway
  • South Roxboro Street (2100 block)
  • South Roxboro Street (5400 block)