rose lane flooding

Water and Sewer

South Raleigh Drainage Studies

Glenbrook Drive, Dacian Road, Rose Lane, and Dana Drive

We are doing a set of studies to better understand flooding impacts from Walnut Creek and the streams that lead to this creek. 

Project Details

 
Type:
Stormwater
Budget:
$140,000
Project Lead:
Stormwater Management
Contractors:
HDR Engineering, Inc. of the Carolinas

Contact

 

Barbara Moranta, PE
Project Manager 
919-996-3976

Lead Department:
Engineering Services
Service Unit:
Stormwater

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Planning

We are identifying stormwater issues in the following areas: 

  • Glenbrook Drive
  • Dacian Road
  • Rose Lane
  • Dana Drive

Next Steps

 

We are looking at how often and how long it floods in this part of south Raleigh. During this process, we held public meetings and collected input from the community. 

Now, we'll determine the best way to:

  • Improve the stormwater system; and,
  • Address impacts from creek flooding. 

Findings should be available this summer/fall.

 

Phase Contacts

 

Barbara Moranta, PE
Project Manager 
919-996-3976

Lead Department:
Engineering Services

Creek flooding over a greenway bridge on Rose Lane.

The stormwater system on Dana Drive that goes over the creek. 

Schedule

Date Activity
Fall 2019 Project kickoff
Late Fall 2019 Public meeting
Winter - Summer 2020 Study underway
Summer/Fall 2020 Recommendations shared with staff
TBD Stormwater system improvements

Background

Rose Lane
Flooding from Walnut Creek occurs often. When this happens, residents cannot get to or leave their homes. These areas are affected: Maplewood Lane, King Arthur Road, Jimmy Carter Way, Belafonte Drive, and Poitier Place. 

Glenbrook Drive and Dacian Road
Properties on these streets experience stream channel erosion and yard flooding.

Dana Drive
This area experiences frequent street and yard flooding.