​Little Sugar Creek Polk Street to Stateline​

Project is in the construction phase.


Storm Water Services will perform steam and wetland restoration from I-485 to the South Carolina State Line to improve water quality and reduce erosion. For more information about the importance of Mecklenburg County’s stream restoration projects, check out these videos.

Estimated Cost: $3.2 million* 

*includes all costs associated with this project such as planning and design, utility relocation, consultant fees, permits, construction, and landscaping.

The project team will manage the project through several phases. Specific work is conducted during each phase and public involvement is emphasized throughout the process. Learn more about project phases. 


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PlanningCOMPLETEDJune 2016
DesignCOMPLETEDDecember 2018
PermittingCOMPLETEDDecember 2018
Property Easement/AcquisitionCOMPLETEDDecember 2019
ConstructionIN PROGRESSEstimated March 2023

​Project Team 

Stephanie Roberts-Bowman, PE

Project Manager

Current conditions before project construction.