Old Wake Forest Road and Dixie Forest Road Widening Project
- Street Improvement Project
- 4.8 Million
- Roadway Design and Construction (Lead)
- Wetherill Engineering, INC.
Posted February 21
The City of Raleigh and our engineering design consultant, Wetherill Engineering, have completed the 25 percent preliminary design for the project and have setup a meeting to show the details of the preliminary design and to receive comments from the community.
When: March 8
Time: 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Place: 1905 Millbrook Exchange Park Community Center, Spring Forest Rd.
Beginning at 6:15 p.m., the public meeting will convene and a short presentation will be made that will provide a brief overview of the project and the preliminary project design. At the conclusion of the presentation, there will be an opportunity to ask questions or make comments concerning the design.
The proposed improvements consist of widening Old Wake Forest Road and Dixie Forest Road between Capital Boulevard and Spring Forest Road. (US1). Roadway improvements will include:
- Curb and gutter
- Sidewalks on both sides of the roadway
- Bicycle lanes
- New railroad bridge
|February 2018||Public Meeting - 25% Plan|
|Spring 2018||Public Meeting - 65% Plan|
|Late Spring 2018||Public Hearing|
|Winter 2019||Complete Right of Way and Easement Acquisition|
|Winter 2019||Advertise for Construction Contract|
|Spring 2019||Award Construction Contract|
|Summer 2021||Project Completion|
The Old Wake Forest Road Widening Project was partially funded by the 2013 Transportation Bond referendum.