Special Alert

City of Durham Improvements (Part of 2016-2017 FY)

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  • Durham, NC 27701

As part of its 2016-2017 budget, The City of Durham will fund its Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) budget contains $9.9 million in general fund capital projects, including $2.5 million for Duke Beltline Trail land acquisition, $2 million for public safety radio replacements, $2 million for new sidewalk design, $560,000 for the Kelly Bryant Bridge South Trail land acquisition and design, and $510,000 for sidewalk repairs. The remaining $164 million of CIP funding is dedicated to water and sewer and stormwater enterprise projects. CIP funding is provided through impact fees, water and sewer revenues, revenue bonds, stormwater fees, and pay-go funds. Other highlights include: $3 million for street resurfacing, $700,000 for deferred maintenance, $45,400 for the return of the Holiday Parade, and the creation of a New Development Services Center to create a business-friendly environment that will provide time-sensitive and an easy-to-navigate development review process.

Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604