Providence Road Sidewalk (Greentree Road to Knob Oak Lane)
Project phase


 Project updates

​This project will construct a 6-foot-wide concrete sidewalk with an 8-foot-wide planting strip along the west side of Providence Road from Greentree Lane to Knob Oak Lane. Work will be performed within the City right-of-way or acquired easements. Other improvements include grading, concrete driveways, storm drainage, accessible ramps and pedestrian crossings.

  • ​To improve pedestrian safety

  • To enhance connectivity by continuing to provide access to the surrounding facilities​

  • To ​fulfill the City of Charlotte's sidewalk retrofit policy

  • To p​rovide a safe, connected and comfortable pedestrian system to improve the quality of life for residents, businesses and visitors

​The project team met with the community on February 21, 2017 at St. Gabriel's Catholic Church on Providence Road to discuss the proposed sidewalk, share conceptual drawings and get feedback from the community. Another public meeting will take place on May 1, 2018 at St. Gabriel's Catholic Church. See the Citywide Events Calendar for details.

​$2.75  million from voter-approved bonds in 2016 as part of the Capital Investment Plan.

​​​Please note this is the funding amount and includes all costs associated with the project such as planning and design, acquiring the right of way, utility relocation, consultant fees, construction, signalization, permits and landscaping.