This project will make infrastructure improvements such as curb and gutter, sidewalk, and storm drainage. This project is bounded by Eastway Drive, Shamrock Drive, RR Tracks, and Tipperary Place.
What's happened? The first Public was held January 8th, 2009 at Eastway Drive Church of God, 1131 Eastway Drive. Public meeting comments have been compiled. A second public meeting was held May 14, 2009 where residents were given the opportunity to chose a preferred construction option. A third, drop-in, public meeting was held July 16, 2009, where the Project Team presented the final construction plan and receive comments. See Final Construction Plan for more information. Phase 2 acquisition is complete.
What's next? The bid phase began in July 2013. During this time, the City will take competitive bids from responsible contractors to perform the work. Construction is expected to begin in March 2014.
Get involved in your neighborhood by attending monthly meetings held the last Tuesday of each month. Meetings start at 6:30pm at the Faith Soldiers Word Ministry, 857 Eastway Drive at the RR tracks. The new neighborhood name is "Eastwoods Acres" (formerly named Finchley-Purser). Eastwood Acres has been approved for a neighborhood organizational grant from the City of Charlotte.
Who to contact: Kristie Kennedy, 704-336-6194