Project 23: Local Road Improvements Projects


This project advanced the identified road projects in the Athens-Clarke County Commission approved Long-Range Transportation Plan and the Transportation Improvement Program through conceptual design, engineering, right of way acquisition, and construction. Funds were used as a local match to leverage state and federal funds, including county contract funding. This project was a continuation of the SPLOST IV program.


  • Original SPLOST Budget: $4,533,353
  • Budget Amendments: -$1,065,069
  • Adjusted SPLOST Budget: $3,468,284
  • Amount Expended: $3,213,778

Current Status

  • Group A, Jennings Mill Parkway: Project is complete
  • Group B, Barnett Shoals Road – Elements 6 & 7
    • An offer has been extended to Frank Bishop for the required ROW. Staff is on hold pending the development plan review.
  • Group C, Barnett Shoals Road - Element 8, Forest Road Relocation: Project is complete