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File #: 15-22153    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Approved
File created: 1/18/2024 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 2/26/2024 Final action: 2/26/2024
Title: Construct Cross Charlotte Trail - Tryon Street to Orr Road
Attachments: 1. Map_Construct Cross Charlotte Trail - Tryon Street to Orr Road.pdf


Construct Cross Charlotte Trail - Tryon Street to Orr Road




Approve a contract in the amount of $4,774,592.99 to the lowest responsive, responsible bidder J.D. Goodrum Co, Inc. for the Cross Charlotte Trail - Tryon Street to Orr Road project.



Staff Resource(s):

Phil Reiger, General Services

Jennifer Smith, General Services

Keith Bryant, General Services



§                     The Cross Charlotte Trail (XCLT) is a joint project between the City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County to create over 30 miles of continuous trail and greenway facilities.

§                     This contract includes construction services for segment 8, North Tryon Street to Orr Road (1.38 miles plus 0.49 miles of neighborhood connector paths) of the XCLT trail through the Hidden Valley neighborhood in Council District 1.

§                     The work includes but is not limited to clearing, grading, retaining walls, boardwalks, storm drainage, accessibility ramps, sidewalk, landscaping, and asphalt and concrete pathways.

§                     On December 6, 2023, the city issued an Invitation to Bid; four bids were received.

§                     J.D. Goodrum Co, Inc. was selected as the lowest responsive, responsible bidder.

§                     The project is anticipated to be complete by third quarter 2026.


Charlotte Business INClusion

Established MWBE Goal:  8.00%

Committed MWBE Goal:  8.38%

J.D. Goodrum Co, Inc. exceeded the established contract goal and has committed 8.38% ($400,023) of the total contract amount to the following certified firms:

§                     On Time Construction, Inc. (WBE) ($220,000) (concrete)

§                     Affordable Source Trucking, LLC (MBE) ($75,000) (hauling)

§                     Maybury Fencing Inc. (WBE) ($54,000) (fence)

§                     Mid-Atlantic Erosion Control, Inc. (MBE) ($26,048) (erosion control, silt fence)

§                     Superior Seeding, Inc. (WBE) ($24,975) (matting, seeding)


Fiscal Note

Funding:  General Capital Investment Plan