News and Events

Shepard School Road Sidewalk Improvements Projects
On September 17, 2014, Town of Zebulon Board of Commissioners voted to award a reduced-scope contract to Fred Smith Company for construction of the northern portion of the sidewalk and bridge improvements.  Fred Smith Company has agreed to the scope reduction for a contract price of $324,610.00  Contract documentation and submittals are expected to be completed shortly with the goal of construction starting early November.

Town of Zebulon Master Greenway Plan RFQ
Town of Zebulon received proposals for the design of the master plan on September 30, 2014.  We are currently reviewing the proposals and will select the top three firms for interviews with the selection committee.  The committee expects to make its recommendation to the Town Manager by the end of October. 

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. Project design will begin mid-July. Construction bids are planned for mid-March 2015 with construction starting in June 2015.  This project should be completed by September 2015.

Composters For Sale
The Town of Zebulon has composters available for purchase.  Composing allows decomposed materials to be reused as a nutritious supplement for your garden, lawn and house plants. Click here for details on purchasing a composter.

Stormwater Volunteers Needed
Look for "Mr. Drip" and upcoming opportunities to protect our stormwater system.  Zebulon Public Works is seeking citizen volunteers to participate in Stormwater Management activities.  Anyone wishing to volunteer for a citizens stormwater group may contact Zebulon Public Works at 919-269-5285.

          

 

If you have any questions concerning a news item or event, please contact Zebulon Public Works at (919) 269-5285.