Northgate Drive Realignment Project
The project intent is for the construction of a new roadway to realign Northgate Drive, create a signalized intersection, and add and extend turn lanes on Village Road. Additional work to include the pavement of roads, utility additions, stormwater detention, a new traffic signal, and the acquisition of property for right of way and easements.
Engineering and Design
S.T. Wooten Corporation
Contractor is completing final repairs and punch list items. Town is working with Engineering Firm and Contractor on closing out the project.
Additional design work was needed for repairs. NCDOT approved work. Next steps are to schedule Contractor to complete repairs.
A field review meeting is scheduled this week with the contractor. Repair work will be scheduled with an estimated completion date of April 1, 2020.
Staff and the contractor are meeting on February 20, 2020 to finalize the repair plan in preparation for a meeting with NCDOT during the week of February 24, 2020.
Staff and the contract engineer are reviewing a fourth repair proposal from the designer, and if deemed feasible by the contractor, it will be submitted to NCDOT for approval and subsequent construction by the contractor.
Survey data needed to facilitate repair design was completed on January 3, 2020. Staff met with the original designer and the contractor on January 10, 2020 to further discuss repair options and are currently awaiting an update from the designer on the status of the repair plan. The final repair design is expected to be completed and reviewed with NCDOT by January 31, 2020.