McDonough Parkway southwest approved for construction

The Henry County BOC recently approved the construction contract for the McDonough Parkway extension. This will be the southwest segment connecting SR 20 / 81 and Henry Parkway. The McDonough Parkway is an ongoing effort to build a bypass around the square. Henry County SPLOST IV has funded several segments of the parkway, including the... Continue Reading →

South Point Boulevard set for completion

The South Point development located at I-75 exit 218 has been in progress since 2005, and this summer the final connection was made to complete South Point Boulevard. This is the roadway that leads from State Route 81 and the apartment complex south towards the main entrance and out onto SR 20. During the McDonough... Continue Reading →

GDOT Open House scheduled for Exit 218

The Georgia Department of Transportation has scheduled an open house to preview the diverging diamond interchange. The DDI will be installed at I-75 exit 218 (SR 20 / 81) in McDonough next year. The open house will be held on March 22 from 5 to 7 pm at the Henry County Administration Building. There will... Continue Reading →

GDOT Part 5: The Diverging Diamond Interchange

This is part 5 and the final installment of the GDOT projects series after a joint meeting between Georgia Department of Transportation project managers and the Henry County Board of Commissioners. I-75 Exit 218 Diverging Diamond Interchange :: Construction 2019 GDOT is moving forward with the interchange conversion at exit 218. The interchange will be... Continue Reading →

GDOT updates Henry County part 1

Project managers from the Georgia Department of Transportation held a joint meeting with the Henry County Board of Commissioners this week. Information was provided on fifteen projects under development for Henry County. Today's post has the project list and the expected construction start date for each project. Later posts will feature additional details on major... Continue Reading →

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