TRANSPORTATION UPDATES: Kimball Bridge Road improvements kicked off in February

Kimball Bridge Road improvements (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)
Kimball Bridge Road improvements (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)

Kimball Bridge Road improvements (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)

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Kimball Bridge Road improvements (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Kimball Bridge Road improvements
Kimball Bridge Road Phase 1 improvements

The city of Alpharetta is working on a project to extend the eastbound right-turn lane on Kimball Bridge Road at Waters Road back to Northpoint Parkway as well as extend the westbound right-turn lane from Kimball Bridge to Northpoint. A new roundabout at the intersection of Kimball Bridge and Rock Mill roads, in addition to sidewalk widenings on the south side of Kimball Bridge, are also included in this project.


Timeline: February 2020-third quarter 2021

Cost: $15.7 million

Funding source: 2016 parks and transportation bond
By Kara McIntyre
Kara started with Community Impact Newspaper as the summer intern for the south Houston office in June 2018 after graduating with a bachelor's degree in mass communication from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas. She became the reporter for north Houston's Tomball/Magnolia edition in September 2018, moving to Alpharetta in January 2020 after a promotion to be the editor of the Alpharetta/Milton edition, which is Community Impact's first market in Georgia.