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About Facilities Design & Construction

The Wake County Facilities Design & Construction department plays a leadership role in developing and implementing a fiscally responsible capital improvement program for Wake County.  This includes managing all capital projects and real estate assignments for County departments and the Board of Commissioners.

Capital Improvement Projects

This department manages the planning, design and construction of all capital improvement projects undertaken by the County. Capital projects are directed by experienced project managers from the planning stages through the construction and warranty phases. All design services, construction work, materials testing and various other services are outsourced to private firms through competitive procurement methods as allowed by NC General Statutes.  Select the buttons below to see our projects.

Real Estate Projects

This department also provides the land rights management services for public buildings, parks, open space preserves, flood control projects and public reservoirs for Wake County Government as follows:
  • Capital project site acquisitions
  • Open Space preserve property acquisitions
  • Negotiation of easements, encroachments and rights of way
  • Negotiation of long-term property and facility leases
  • Disposition of surplus property

Intergovernmental and Nonprofit Partnerships

The Facilities Design & Construction Department takes a proactive approach to build successful partnerships with the following to leverage resources and maximize results from expenditures of County resources:
  • Other local governments
  • State and federal institutions
  • Local school and community college organizations
  • Private and nonprofit groups

 Wake County FD&C Capital Improvement Projects

Planned Projects Current Projects Completed Projects

Wake County FD&C Documents

Design Guidelines and Standards Project Guidelines and Standard Documents Consultant/CMAR Mailing List

Phone: 919-856-6350
Fax: 919-856-6355

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 550
Raleigh, NC 27602

Street Address:
336 Fayetteville Street
WCOB, 11th Floor
Raleigh, NC 27601

Director/Program Manager:

Mark Forestieri, AIA

Waverly F. Akins Wake County Office Building (Wake County Office Building)

Wake County Departments & Agencies: