Rocky River West Branch Phase 3 Watershed & Stream Improvement​ 

Project is in the bid phase.


Phase 3 will be the continuation of the main stream from the confluence downstream to the bottom of Fisher Farm Park (Est 5,000 ft.).


This project will mainly focus on bank stabilization, vegetation, buffer enhancement, and stream conveyance. This is a large project with much needed grading and stream bank repair. The bank stabilization will gently slope the existing vertical banks to establish a growing surface for vegetated buffer and future tree growth that will in turn provide roots to secure the stream bank.

This project has had the opportunity to expand with additional partnerships that have delayed progress toward construction. This added length of the Tributary will extend to the limits of the FEMA Floodplain to restore additional stream. The total project will restore over 19,000 linear feet of stream in the Rocky River watershed in Davidson, NC.

Estimated Cost: $2,700,000*

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


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PlanningCOMPLETEDDecember 2018
DesignCOMPLETEDDecember 2019
Property Easement/AcquisitionCOMPLETEDDecember 2018

Project Team

David Woodie, PE

Project Manager