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Nevin Neighborhood Improvement Project

Nevin Neighborhood 
This project is complete.  It made infrastructure improvements like curb and gutter, sidewalk and storm drainage in the Nevin neighborhood, bounded by Statesville Road, Starita Road and Durham Lane.

What's happened?
The  first public meeting was held on July 26, 2007. The second public meeting was held on November 27, 2007. Planning and design are complete. Click here to view the neighborhood improvement plan.

What's next? Final inspection of the completed project was held September 5, 2104.  Landscaping will take place during the upcoming planting season which runs from November 2014-April 2015.

Who to contact? Keith Carpenter, 704-336-3650

A Neighborhood Improvement Project

In November 2006, voters approved $25,000,000 for neighborhood improvement projects like the Nevin neighborhood. 

This project will provide infrastructure improvements to the Nevin neighborhood that include:

  • roadway and pedestrian improvements, such as curb and gutter, pedestrian refuge islands, bulb outs, improvements to signalized crossings, construction of planted medians, new marked pedestrian crosswalks, pedestrian signals and roadway accommodations for bicycles
  • new curb alignment to accommodate vehicles, transit, cycles and pedestrians
  • may also involve coordination with storm drainage improvement projects and water and sewer line replacement projects


  • Maintain, stabilize and revitalize the neighborhood through comprehensive infrastructure improvements
  • Strengthen the neighborhood and surrounding community

Cost:   $2,500,000
Please note this figure includes all costs associated with the project such as planning and design, acquiring the right of way, utility relocation, consultant fees, construction, signalization, permits and landscaping. 

The process for designing and building infrastructure projects like Nevin neighborhood is completed in four distinct phases. Click here to learn more about how City projects are selected, designed and built.

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