Water and Sewer

Oberlin Road Waterline Improvements

Improving system capacity and water flow.

Project will replace an existing 8-inch waterline with a 12-inch waterline to improve water flow and system resiliency. Project limits are Oberlin Road from Bedford Avenue north to Davis Street.

Project Details

 
Type:
Water and Sewer
Budget:
$4,200,000
Contractors:
Carolina Civilworks, Inc.

Contact

 

Janeen Goodwin, PE
Senior Project Administrator
Phone: 919-996-3494 
Office Location: 1 Exchange Plaza Suite 620
Raleigh, NC 27601

Lead Department:
Water

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Planning

This phase is complete.

Lead Department:
Water

Design

This phase is complete.

Lead Department:
Water

Right of Way Acquisition

This phase is complete.

Lead Department:
Water

Construction

The waterline replacement work on Oberlin Road is currently in the area from Van Dyke Avenue to Wade Avenue.
Most of the construction work will be performed in Oberlin Road with one lane of traffic maintained. There is no detour planned at this time. For the safety of other motorists, construction workers, and pedestrians, please drive with extra care through this area paying close attention to traffic control signs, signals, and flagmen.
The contractor is required to maintain access to businesses and residences at all times.

  

Lead Department:
Water

Complete

This phase is scheduled.

Lead Department:
Water

History

Water improvements were identified for this area due to significant development seen in the past few years. The project contractor is Carolina Civilworks and construction work began in January 2021.The waterline replacement work began on Oberlin Road in February 2021 between Bedford Avenue and Roberts Street. Sewer line replacement work within Roberts Street and Van Dyke Avenue has been completed. The waterline replacement work on Oberlin Road is in the area from Roberts Street to Mayview Road is now complete. 

Schedule

Date Activity
Spring 2020 Project Design Complete
Summer 2020 Permitting Complete
n/a Easement Acquisition Complete
Fall 2020 Project Bid Complete
Winter 2021 Project Construction Begins
Spring 2022 Project Construction Complete