Downtown TAP Grant Pedestrian Project

Scope


Parking

  • Enhance pedestrian connectivity to/from angled parking on S. Main Street with new sidewalk and crosswalks
Safety/Traffic:

  • Add signalized crosswalks where possible
  • Shift crosswalks to more ideal locations
  • Consolidate and remove driveways on Broome Street
Pedestrian Function/Connectivity:

  • E. N. Main Street Pedestrian Plaza
  • Improved access to David G. Barnes Park
  • New sidewalks and new sidewalk connections throughout the downtown
Bike:

  • Enhanced striping
  • Bike racks
Project Status

The Town is currently in the process of reviewing the 65 percent construction plan documents and starting utility and right-of-way coordination efforts.

Estimated Schedule:

  • Design Phase: Ongoing through April 2019
  • Right-of-Way Acquisition Phase: Concurrent with Design through April 2019
  • Bid Phase: May-June 2019
  • Construction Phase: Begin July 2019

Next Step:


Submit plan documents to NCDOT, CSX, and other stakeholders for review, comment, and approval

Downtown TAP