Paving of Arendell Avenue (Hwy96)

The work to  pave Arendell Avenue has begun.  The plan to begin milling/filling on May 18th.  Some of the work
would be completed at night and some would be between the hours of 9:00am and 4:00pm.  It is anticipated that it 
would take approximately a week to complete all the work from beginning to and contractors permitting.

If you have any questions you can contact Zebulon Public Works or NCDOT.  Thank you for your patience as crews
work on improving Arendell Avenue in downtown Zebulon.


Town of Zebulon Greenway Master Plan           

The design contract for the Greenway Master Plan was awarded to obs landscape architects and AMT Consulting Engineers design team.  The design process is expected to be completed by July 30, 2015.

Our goal is to produce a community-based plan through public participation in the planning process.  The next advisory committee meeting is scheduled for March 26, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers
at Zebulon Town Hall.  The public is invited.  A public open house will be scheduled in early April to
present proposed greenway corridors and solicit feedback. 

Survey results show 96% of respondents support the development of a greenway system and 98%
believe greenway promote economic development. Please check out the website at for more information or send an email to  We want to hear from you!



Yates Place Stormwater Phase I Improvements

Improvements to the storm drainage system to Yates Place cul-de-sac are included in the FY2015 budget. The planned improvements are:

  • Add two new catch basins in the cul-de-sac
  • Upgrade the 24" RCP to a 36" RCP pipe
  • Install a level spreader at discharge point

These improvements will eliminate flooding n the cul-de-sac. Construction bids are planned for mid-March 2015 with construction starting in June 2015.  This project should be completed by September 2015.