Stewart Creek Phase 3 Historic Stewart Creek Stream Enhancement Stream Restoration, Water Quality Improvements and Erosion Control

Storm Water Services will enhance more than 3 miles of stream in a highly urbanized area of Mecklenburg County. Phase III extends from I-85 to LaSalle Street. 

Project Overview

Storm Water Services will enhance more than 3 miles of stream in a highly urbanized area of Mecklenburg County. Phase III extends from I-85 to LaSalle Street. Phase I was completed in 2022 and Phase II was completed in 2023.

September 2023 Update - Construction is 75% complete. The contractor is using two construction entrances located on Bellaire Ave and Booker Ave. The construction entrances will be in use for approximately 6 weeks. There will be dump trucks, construction equipment delivery, and other construction traffic. We understand that construction is disruptive, and will be out of the area as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.

Stewart Creek Storm Water project phase 3

Objectives

Estimated Cost: To Be Determined**

*includes all costs associated with this project such as planning and design, utility relocation, consultant fees, permits, construction, and landscaping.

The project team will manage the project through several phases. Specific work is conducted during each phase and public involvement is emphasized throughout the process.

Project Schedule

Project Schedule
PhaseStatusEnd Date
PlanningCompletedJanuary 2017
DesignCompletedJanuary 2019
PermittingCompletedJanuary 2019
Property Easement AcquisitionCompletedJanuary 2019
BidCompletedApril 2023
ConstructionCompletedDecember 2023
WarrantyIn ProgressDecember 2024

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