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MDOT to cut ribbon on Highway 30 bypass project

BOONEVILLE — The Mississippi Department of Transportation will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony Sept. 6 at 10 a.m. in Booneville for the completion of the Highway 30 Bypass project. The new bypass will not open to traffic Sept. 6 as the final construction phase is still being completed. The project provides an eight-mile southern bypass of the City of Booneville. ...

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Coast city says proposed bypass would kill it

KILN — A proposal to make Mississippi 43 a limited-access, four-lane thoroughfare, connecting Interstate 10 just south of Kiln with Interstate 59 near Picayune and Carriere is facing opposition. Merchants say the proposal, if approved, would kill Kiln stone dead. What the Mississippi Department of Transportation wants is a straight shot from the Gulf Coast that could be used as ...

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MDOT awards Coast road building contract

WAVELAND and BAY ST. LOUIS — The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is overseeing a project to reconstruct Beach Boulevard in Waveland and Bay St. Louis. The project has been separated into two contracts. The first $8.3-million project was awarded to Lane Construction Company of Ocean Springs, which involves roadway beginning at the north end of Beach Boulevard (north of ...

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I-69 environmental impact study complete

MISSISSIPPI DELTA — The final environmental impact statement (EIS) has been completed for a 120-mile stretch of the new Interstate 69 through Mississippi’s Delta. As a result, the best, most feasible location for the future highway has been determined by citizens, the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT), local governments and numerous private and non-profit organizations, according to MDOT. The chosen ...

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