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Welcome to EarlyBird, the City of Charlotte Business Opportunities Pipeline! This site is a comprehensive listing of Active and In Development contracting opportunities across all City of Charlotte departments. Projects can be searched using keywords, by commodity code, or using a variety of filters to narrow down opportunities your business may be interested in participating in. Click on the orange Requirements button on the Opportunity to see additional details about the project and specific requirements that may be helpful in preparing to participate in an upcoming solicitation. You can also “follow” a project using various social media channels to get notifications when the requirements are updated, or once the project moves from “In Development” to “Active” status.

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In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Storm Water Services / Construction

Collective W (Multiple Isolated Storm Drainage Improvements Projects)

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q2(Apr-Jun)-CSWS-9972
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-04-15
  • Last Updated: 11/15/23
Add to Calendar 2024-04-15 2024-04-15 Collective W (Multiple Isolated Storm Drainage Improvements Projects)

This project consists of multiple isolated storm drainage improvements projects located throughout the City of Charlotte. Projects include storm drainage replacement and sewer relocations within the street right-of-way and private, residential properties.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Storm Water Services / Construction

Foxwood Road 2727 Storm Drain Improvement Project

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q4(Oct-Dec)-CSWS-7058
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-10-02
  • Last Updated: 11/15/23
Add to Calendar 2024-10-02 2024-10-02 Foxwood Road 2727 Storm Drain Improvement Project

The purpose and need for this construction project is to improve the storm drainage infrastructure (i.e. pipe systems and culverts) to reduce flooding and to enhance degraded stream reaches to reduce erosion and improve water quality.  This project is under review.  Location and project details will be provided after the review is complete.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Storm Water Services / Construction

Collective V (Multiple Isolated Storm Drainage Improvements Projects)

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q2(Apr-Jun)-CSWS-9970
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-04-15
  • Last Updated: 11/15/23
Add to Calendar 2024-04-15 2024-04-15 Collective V (Multiple Isolated Storm Drainage Improvements Projects)

This project consists of multiple isolated storm drainage improvements projects located throughout the City of Charlotte. Projects include storm drainage improvements and replacement and repair of existing storm drainage system facilities within the street right-of-way and private, residential properties.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Storm Water Services / Construction

Laurel Avenue Storm Drainage Improvement Project

  • Posting Number: 2025-Q2(Apr-Jun)-CSWS-9836
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2025-04-16
  • Last Updated: 11/15/23
Add to Calendar 2025-04-16 2025-04-16 Laurel Avenue Storm Drainage Improvement Project

This project is bordered by Laurel Avenue to the north, Dotger Avenue to the south, Randolph Road to the east and Hempstead Place to the west.  The existing drainage system consists of closed pipe systems.  This drainage system is currently undersized and street flooding has been reported on Colville Road and building flooding has been reported on Cranbrook Lane.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Storm Water Services / Construction

Collective Q Storm Drainage Improvement Project

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q1(Jan-Mar)-CSWS-8357
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-02-07
  • Last Updated: 11/14/23
Add to Calendar 2024-02-07 2024-02-07 Collective Q Storm Drainage Improvement Project

The purpose and need for this construction project is to improve the storm drainage infrastructure (i.e. pipe systems and culverts) to reduce flooding and to enhance degraded stream reaches to reduce erosion and improve water quality.  This project is under review.  Location and project details will be provided after review is complete.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Storm Water Services / Construction

Collective AD Storm Drainage Improvement Program

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q1(Jan-Mar)-CSWS-12092
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-03-04
  • Last Updated: 11/13/23
Add to Calendar 2024-03-04 2024-03-04 Collective AD Storm Drainage Improvement Program

Collective Storm Drainage Improvement Projects Series AC will involve 3 projects throughout the City of Charlotte, 4213 Tipperary Pl, 2607 Vail Ave, 4600 Randolph Rd.  4213 Tipperary Pl will consist of a reinforced box culvert replacement as well as reinforced concrete pipe replacement and realignment, CIPP liner, storm drainage structure replacement, full depth asphalt, curb and gutter, concrete driveway, new sanitary sewer pipe and sanitary sewer structures, as well as sidewalk replacement all along Tipperary Place.  2607 Vail Ave will reroute water along Vaile Ave that will consist of new storm drainage pipe and structures as well as sanitary sewer line replacement, concrete driveway and curb replacement, as well as full depth asphalt replacement.  4600 Randolph Rd will consist of CIPP lining across Randolph Rd, a new reinforced concrete pipe alignment with structures, concrete curb, concrete driveway, full depth asphalt, and ditch work along commercial properties and an apartment complex.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Storm Water Services / Construction

Louise Ave Storm Drainage Improvement Project

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q1(Jan-Mar)-CSWS-3434
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-03-15
  • Last Updated: 11/13/23
Add to Calendar 2024-03-15 2024-03-15 Louise Ave Storm Drainage Improvement Project

This construction project is located just east of downtown along an unnamed tributary to Little Sugar Creek on Louise Ave. The purpose and need for the project is to improve the storm drainage infrastructure (i.e. pipe systems and culverts) to reduce flooding and to enhance degraded stream reaches to reduce erosion and improve water quality.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Storm Water Services / Construction

6th and Church Pipe Repair

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q1(Jan-Mar)-CSWS-9830
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-02-14
  • Last Updated: 11/13/23
Add to Calendar 2024-02-14 2024-02-14 6th and Church Pipe Repair

This project consists of 400 LF of existing 24” RCP along 6th St, from N Church St to N Popular St, will be rehabilitated through pipe bursting methods. Two work pits will be excavated, one at the corner of 6th & N Church St, and the other at 6th & N Popular St. The project will require road closures at 6th & N Church St and 6th & N Popular St, and 1 lane closure along 6th street. A new stormwater junction box will be installed at the corner of 6th street and N Popular St.

 

In Development charlotte water

Strategy & Budget / General Services

Central Services Cost Allocation Plan

  • Posting Number: 2023-Q4(Oct-Dec)-SB-13042
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2023-12-01
  • Last Updated: 11/01/23
Add to Calendar 2023-12-01 2023-12-01 Central Services Cost Allocation Plan

The City of Charlotte prepares and adopts an annual Central Services Cost Allocation Plan (CAP) to equitably divide the cost for all support departments, including overhead, as well as other designated City costs.  A  RFP will be issued to select a consulting Partner to create a new CAP model.

In Development charlotte water

Aviation / Construction

4th Parallel Runway Package 2: Runway

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q3(Jul-Sep)-AVI-12920
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-08-30
  • Last Updated: 10/30/23
Add to Calendar 2024-08-30 2024-08-30 4th Parallel Runway Package 2: Runway

As part of the Fourth Parallel Runway Program at CLT, this construction package will include the construction of new Runway 1C-19C and its connector taxiways.  The project includes erosion and sedimentation control, grading, drainage, fencing, vehicle service roads, miscellaneous utilities, airfield concrete and asphalt paving, marking, airfield lighting/signage, and approach lighting infrastructure.

In Development charlotte water

Department of General Services / Construction

Charlotte Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Initiative – Phase 3

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q1(Jan-Mar)-DGS-13014
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-01-01
  • Last Updated: 10/23/23
Add to Calendar 2024-01-01 2024-01-01 Charlotte Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Initiative – Phase 3

The project involves the design / installation of solar photovoltaic systems at the following city facilities: PHASE 3: Firehouse 18 – 2337 Dr Webber Ave. and Firehouse 33 – 2001 Mt Holly-Huntersville Rd. The solar photovoltaic systems will be installed on the roofs of each location. This project will help the city reduce its carbon emissions according to the Strategic Energy Action
Plan.

In Development charlotte water

Charlotte Storm Water Services / Construction

Flintridge Dr (2831) Storm Drainage Improvement Project

  • Posting Number: 2024-Q2(Apr-Jun)-CSWS-3469
  • Anticipated Posting Date: 2024-05-04
  • Last Updated: 10/18/23
Add to Calendar 2024-05-04 2024-05-04 Flintridge Dr (2831) Storm Drainage Improvement Project

The purpose and need for this construction project is to improve the storm drainage infrastructure (i.e. pipe systems and culverts) to reduce flooding and to enhance degraded stream reaches to reduce erosion and improve water quality.  This project is under review.  Location and project details will be provided after review is complete.

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