Barwell Road Improvement Project


Accepting Bids

Prebid Date7/10/24 2:00pm

Bid Date8/12/24 2:00pm

Company & Contacts

City of Raleigh
Riska Dees  


POSTED: 07/01/2024 CITY BID NUMBER: ES-2023-06


Project:   Barwell Road (SR 2551) Roadway Improvement Project


Owner:         City of Raleigh, North Carolina, Engineering Services – Roadway Design and Construction Department, 222 West Hargett Street, Suite 400, Raleigh, NC 27601. Contact: Riska Dees, 919-996-4059


Engineer:  Steve Miller, P.E. (TranSystems) 1 Glenwood Ave Suite 600 Raleigh, NC 27603


Sealed Bids will be received until 2:00 pm, Monday, August 12, 2024, at 222 West Hargett Street, Room 419, Raleigh, NC 27601, at which time and place bids will be publicly opened and read aloud for the construction of the Barwell Road (SR 2551) Roadway Improvement project.


After Bids are opened, the Owner shall evaluate them in accordance with the methods and criteria set forth in the Instructions to Bidders. The Owner/City Council reserves the right to waive any informality or to reject any or all Bids. Unless all Bids are rejected, Award will be made to the lowest responsible and responsive Bidder, taking into consideration quality, performance and the time specified in the Bid Form for the performance of the Contract.

A Non-Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting will be held at 2:00 pm, Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 222 West Hargett Street, Room 419, Raleigh, NC 27601.


Requirements for pre-bid submittals of an “or-equal” are required within 10 days of the issuance of the Advertisement for Bids and in accordance with Section 00200, Instructions to Bidders.


The Project consists generally of the following major items:

The City is widening Barwell Road from Rock Quarry Road to Berkeley Lake Road. We want Barwell Road to be safe, convenient, and comfortable for all modes of transportation. Improvements to the road include: Designated Two-Way Left Turn Lanes; Sidewalks; Multi-Use-Path; Transit Improvements; and, Realignment of the Pearl Road Intersection. Work includes grading, pavement, sidewalk, curb and gutter, signing, pavement markings, signals, water, and sewer.


Complete bidding documents may be reviewed online and obtained from Accent Imaging from Monday, July 1, 2024 at 8121 Brownleigh Drive, Raleigh, NC 27617, (919) 782-3332, or at


Contract documents can be purchased from Accent Imagine for a non-refundable fee of One Hundred and Fifty Dollars ($150.00) plus sales tax. For additional information please contact Riska Dees at the City’s Engineering Services – Roadway Design and Construction Division by email or contact the Division office by calling (919) 996-5575.