2015-2025 quarter-cent Capital Improvement Projects

    These Public Work projects were approved by voters in August of 2015 via an extension of a 1/4 cent capital improvement sales tax which will sunset in December of 2025. In total, voters approved $99.3 million in Public Safety and Public Works projects. Some Public Works projects will be financed with a combination of 1/4-cent capital improvement sales tax monies along with county, state, and federal funds.

    A list of currently scheduled projects is available here.

    • Rangeline Street – Major Maintenance (between Rogers Street and Wilkes Blvd)
    • Garth Ave – Major Maintenance
    • Walnut Street – Major Maintenance
    • Ash St at Clinkscales, Pershing, West Blvd, and Garth Ave: 4-way Stop Removal – Round-about Corridor
    • Ballenger Ln – Ria St to Mexico Gravel Road: Widening shoulders
    • Forum Blvd – Chapel Hill to Woodrail; New bridge and widening to four lanes
    • Fairview Rd at Chapel Hill – ┬áIntersection Improvement
    • Forum Blvd at Green Meadows Road Intersection Improvement Project: Round-about
    • Nifong Blvd from Providence Rd to Forum Blvd: Addition of two lanes and Bethel St Intersection Improvements
    • Old Mill Creek Rd at Vawter School/Nifong Blvd Intersection Improvements: Addition of Traffic Signal
    • Sinclair Rd at Nifong Blvd Intersection Improvements: Addition of Traffic Signal
    • Vandiver Dr at Parker Ave Intersection Improvement Project: Round-about
    • Discovery Parkway from Gans Rd to New Haven Rd: Roadway extension
    • Traffic Calming Projects
    • Historic Brick Street Projects
    • Landscaping/Streetscaping Projects
    • Traffic Safety Projects
    • Streets/Street Corridor Preservation Projects
    • Street Reconstruction Projects
    • Sidewalk/Pedway Projects
    • Sidewalk Maintenance Projects
    • Transit (Go COMO) Shelter Projects
    • Grissum Building Renovation Project
    • Municipal Service Center Project (south Columbia): Salt Facility, Garage, and Fueling Station

    A list of completed projects is available here.