Resurfacing Projects To Begin Next Week In Dalton

Friday, October 12, 2018

Milling and resurfacing work will begin on Wednesday, on streets within the City of Dalton. This project involves 8.215 centerline miles of milling, resurfacing, thermoplastic pavement markings, and raised pavement markers on 27 City streets.

The project includes work on all or a portion of the following streets:

Botany Woods Drive, Burleyson Drive, Colony Court, Coronet Drive, Cumberland Drive, Emma Street, Foster Street, Grandview Drive, Industrial Blvd, Industrial South Road, Juniper Ave, Moice Drive, N. Mount Sinai Road, N. Ravine Way, Nelson Street, Northview Drive, Olivia Drive, Parkway Drive, Ravine Way, S. Mount Sinai Road, Stillwood Drive, Trammell Street, Valley Lane, Virginia Ave, Vista Drive, and Woodland Drive.

Work on these projects will occur mostly during the day, and motorists should expect temporary lane closures during work zones while the work is being performed. Motorists should reduce their speed and exercise caution in these work zones. On residential streets, homeowners should turn off yard sprinklers and avoid placing brush/rubbish in the street while work is taking place.

The resurfacing projects are scheduled to be completed throughout the fall and into next spring. The prime contractor on this work is Northwest Georgia Paving, Inc. of Calhoun, Ga.


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