Decatur County commissioners to highlight improvements to county-maintained roads




Carter's Mill Road, off U.S. 84 West near Brinson in Decatur County, GA, used to be considered one of the county's worst roads. It was recently repaved as part of a Community Development Block grant. The asphalt road is settling and awaiting final road striping by Decatur County Public Works.
Carter's Mill Road, off U.S. 84 West near Brinson in Decatur County, GA, used to be considered one of the county's worst roads. It was recently repaved as part of a Community Development Block grant. The asphalt road is settling and awaiting final road striping by  Decatur County Public Works.
Carter’s Mill Road, off U.S. 84 West near Brinson in Decatur County, GA, used to be considered one of the county’s worst roads. It was recently repaved as part of a Community Development Block grant. The asphalt road is settling and awaiting final road striping by Decatur County Public Works.

Decatur County commissioners are inviting citizens and local community leaders to help them celebrate some recent and planned improvements to county-maintained roads.

Tuesday, Sept 23 @ 9 AM: Simmons McIntyre Road CDBG “photo op”. Ceremony with “giant check” at church parking lot next to intersection, North side of Simmons-McIntyre Road near the Florida-Georgia state line on U.S. 27 South.
(The county will announce it has received a $500,000 grant from the federal government’s Community Development Block Grant program to improve the infrastructure of low-to-middle class neighborhoods, in this case, the paving of Simmons-McIntyre Road.)

Wednesday, Sept 24 @ 9 AM: Cooler Road “photo op”. Ceremony at South end of recently repaved section of Cooler Road.

Thursday, Sept 25 @ 9 AM: Carters Mill Road completed CDBG project. Ceremony at North end of Carters Mill Road @ Highway 84.

The purpose of the events are to publicize the achievements by Decatur County employees, primarily Public Works Department, toward “make Decatur County a better place to live.” Participants will include County Commissioners, County Public Works staff, local citizens, media and other interested parties.

A sign posted on the recently-repaved Carter's Mill Road in Decatur County.
A sign posted on the recently-repaved Carter’s Mill Road in Decatur County.



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