Westmere Storm Drainage Improvement Project

  • Project typeStorm Water Services

The Westmere Drainage Improvement Project will reduce street and structure flooding throughout the neighborhood. Located within a drainage area of approximately 245 acres, the project will replace aging infrastructure and provide adequate drainage system capacity. The project area is bordered by First Street to the north, Morehead Street to the south, Cedar Street to the east and I-77 to the west.

Project Updates

June 2024

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services and engineering consultant ESP Associates have determined proposed improvements and the design phase has started. The project team is developing detailed drawings for proposed improvements in the Westmere Avenue/McNinch Street area. 

As the design phase continues, the project team will communicate directly with affected property owners.


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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