MDOT to begin Hwy. resurfacing project in Jones Co. April 4

The following is a press release from MDOT:

Jones Co, MS - The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) will soon begin a project to resurface four miles of U.S. Highway 84 in Jones County.  The $2.1 million project was awarded to Dunn Road builders of Laurel, MS.

The project involves resurfacing Highway 84 near Dykes Road to a section of roadway just east of SR Highway 28.  Along with paving the roadway, crews will add two ft. paved shoulders and 'rumble strips' along several sections of the roadway. The rumble strips warn motorists that they are nearing the edge of the pavement.
Crews are scheduled to begin work on the project on Monday, April 4.  The project is scheduled for completion in June.