In combination with SPLOST 2011 Project 8 Sub-Project 2, Old Winterville Road to Hancock Road construction budget will be funded through the TSPLOST portion of this project.
Sub-Project #2 consists of approximately 1.8 miles of multi-use concrete trail with necessary appurtenances. It includes necessary land acquisition efforts for a non-automobile pathway along the existing rail bed corridor that will begin at the intersection of Old Winterville Road proceed east generally following the abandoned rail line and ending at Hancock Road. This section includes a bridge over GDOT’s proposed Loop 10 on-ramp. The Project Concept for Sub-Project #2 was approved by M&C on July 5, 2016. All Property between Old Winterville Road and the Loop has been acquired.
The trail was formally Dedicated and Opened to the public on October 1, 2021 .The project is completed.
M&C will consider approving use of the Streets and Drainage Facility parking lot for Firefly Trial use during evening and weekends. M&C is scheduled to vote on this matter April 5, 2022. All necessary safety improvements for the street crossing will be constructed by ACCGov staff.
For detailed information, images, presentations, and drawings for this project please visit this link.