Coulwood Water Quality Enhancement Project

  • Project typeStorm Water Services

The Coulwood Water Quality Enhancement Project will improve surface water quality through the restoration of wetlands and streams to treat and convey the watershed’s runoff. The project is located within a drainage area of approximately 570 acres. The project is proposed to be built on an undeveloped parcel of land bordered by Birchwood Drive to the north, Hidden Creek Drive to the south, West Bank Drive to the west, and Cottonwood Park Drive to the east.

Project Updates

March 2024

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services is hosting a public meeting to present the proposed improvements and begin the easement acquisition phase for the Coulwood Water Quality Enhancement Project. Please join us to learn more about the project’s goals and recommended design solution. The project team will be available to answer questions.

For more information: Please contact Caleb Frase, Project Manager at 704-572-3793 or

Estimated Cost: To Be Determined*

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

Project Phase: Design

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