Bonwood Storm Drainage Improvement Project

  • Project typeStorm Water Services

This project involves an analysis of existing conditions to determine portions of the storm drainage system suitable for improvement, planning analysis of improvement alternatives and the design and construction of the needed improvements.

The Bonwood Storm Drainage Improvement Project is providing drainage improvements which include pipe system replacement and rehabilitation. These improvements will take place on Bonwood Drive, Chadsford Place, Canterbury Road, and Canterbury Hill Circle. The project is bordered by Stonebridge Lane to the north, Andover Road to the south, Sedgewood Circle to the east and Vernon Drive to the west. The project is within a drainage area of approximately 124 acres.

Project Updates

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services will begin construction soon. On November 14, 2022, City Council awarded the construction contract to OnSite Development, LLC. Construction is scheduled to start in March and is anticipated to be complete in early 2024. View the March mailer(PDF, 690KB) for more information.


Estimated Cost: $3,100,000*

*includes all costs associated with this project such as planning and design, utility relocation, consultant fees, permits, construction, and landscaping.

Project Phase: Construction

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End date
Planning Completed April 2020 
Design Completed  July 2022
Permitting Completed August 2022
Property Easement/Acquisition Completed April 2022
Bid Completed March 2023
Construction In Progress Early 2024
Warranty TBD