Stewart Creek Phase II
Historic Stewart Creek Stream Enhancement
Stream restoration, water quality improvements and erosion control

Project is in the construction phase.


Stewart Creek looking downstream from the State Street BridgeStorm Water Services will enhance more than 3 miles of stream in a highly urbanized area of Mecklenburg County.  Phase II extends from State Street to Wilkinson Blvd. For more information about the importance of Mecklenburg County’s stream restoration projects, check out these videos.

Phase I

Phase III

Objectives of Project:

  • Repair Eroding Stream Banks
  • Improve Water Quality
  • Improve Habitat
  • Reduce the amount of sediment in the water 
  • *This project WILL NOT reduce flooding
The North Carolina Water and Land Fund (formerly known as the Clean Water Management Trust Fund) grant of $425,000 given in February for Phases I and II. 

Estimated Cost: To Be Determined*

Stewart Creek restoration from Tuckaseegee Road to the state line.*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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PlanningCOMPLETEDJanuary 2017
DesignCOMPLETEDJanuary 2019
PermittingCOMPLETEDJanuary 2019
Property Easement/AcquisitionCOMPLETEDJanuary 2019
ConstructionIN PROGRESS

​Project Team 

Stephanie Roberts-Bowman, PE

Project Manager


June 4, 2021 Stewart Creek Phase II Construction Update Letter.pdf
Stewart Creek Phase II Conceptual Plan.pdf
Stewart Creek Phase II Construction Sign.pdf
August 11, 2020 Stewart Creek Phase II Construction Start Letter.pdf
Checked Out To: Caplanides, MichelAugust 11, 2020 Stewart Creek Phase II Construction Start Letter.pdf
Checked Out To: Caplanides, Michel