Water and Sewer

Wade Avenue and Five Points Water and Sewer Main Replacement

Improvement project will replace aging materials to meet future infrastructure capacity demand.

Replacement of cast iron water mains and undersized sewer mains. Affected streets include: Wade Avenue; Glenwood Avenue; Nash Drive; Fairview Road; Vance Street; Glenn Avenue; Jarvis Street; Cowper Drive; Harvey Street; Scales Street; Fillmore Street; Dale Street.

Project Details

Water and Sewer
Project Lead:
Raleigh Water
Moffat Pipe, Inc.



Matthew Cotton, PE
Senior Project Administrator
Phone: 919-996-3528 
Office Location: 1 Exchange Plaza Suite 620
Raleigh, NC 27601

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This phase is complete.

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Project Phase complete

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Right of Way Acquisition

This project will not require any right of way acquisition. 

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During construction there will be road closures, detours, and on-street parking will be prohibited in the project area. 

Update: Week of 6/20 -  

  • Monday June 20: Crews will complete connection to new main and patch asphalt
  • Monday June 20 – Friday June 24: Crews will continue installation of new water main on Harvey St.


Week of June 27: Watermain installation on Harvey Street

Week of July 5: Sewer installation by Barton Place Community and along Wade Ave between Capital Blvd and Scales St.

Weekends of July 8 & July 15: Watermain installation on Wade Avenue between Capital Blvd and Scales St. The ramps from northbound and southbound Capital Blvd to westbound Wade Ave will be closed to all traffic during those weekends.

Traffic Impacts: See above

Construction schedules subject to change due to weather or other unforeseen events. 

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Project phase details coming soon.

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Project design is complete and plans will be submitted for final review. Resident notification letters and e-mails were distributed in December 2021, which included project manager and contractor contact information. The project is now awarded to Moffat Pipe, Inc. Construction began in January 2022 on Vance Street in the Five Points area.
Week of 5/16 and 5/22 – Watermain tie-in on Fairview Rd.; Connection of water services on Cowper Dr.
Week of 6/6 - 
crews will be working on watermain installation on Harvey St.


Date Activity
Spring 2021 Project Design Complete
Spring 2021 Permitting Complete
n/a Easement Acquisition Complete
Spring 2021 Project Bid Complete
Winter 2022 Project Construction Begins
Spring 2023 Project Construction Complete