Safety Concerns Lead To Construction Of Another Roundabout

Construction on a new roundabout at the intersection of G Road and 24 1/2 Road will shut down a portion of the road for the next three months. Tuesday 24 1/2 Road will be closed south of the intersection. People who live in this area will have to use Patterson Road to gain access to their properties.

Traffic north of the intersection will remain open, except for temporary delays. The second phase of the project is set to begin the week of March 21ST, during this time the intersection will be fully closed.Access to properties east of the intersection will be 25 Road.

Those to the west and north of the intersection are advised to use H Road.

From 1997–2004 the intersection where the new roundabout will be located has had 19 injury accidents, one of them fatal.

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