MDOT announces road enhancement project for Hattiesburg

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation announced Friday that the City of Hattiesburg has been awarded funding for a roadway enhancement project.

Twice a year, a number of Public Agencies are awarded funding to enhance transportation infrastructure. MDOT has awarded the City of Hattiesburg $780,000 which will add sidewalks and new landscaping along portions of Broadway Drive, Pine Street, Mobile Street and Bouie Street.

The project will be Americans with Disabilities Act compliant and will feature a pedestrian connection from Hardy Street to Beverly Lane.