Charlotte Drive extension in Milton to wrap up this spring

The city of Milton's project to extend Charlotte Drive from Mayfield Road to Birmingham Highway is on track to finish up this spring. (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)
The city of Milton's project to extend Charlotte Drive from Mayfield Road to Birmingham Highway is on track to finish up this spring. (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)

The city of Milton's project to extend Charlotte Drive from Mayfield Road to Birmingham Highway is on track to finish up this spring. (Kara McIntyre/Community Impact Newspaper)

The city of Milton is working on a project to extend Charlotte Drive from Mayfield Road to Birmingham Highway, which is intended to give drivers a way to bypass congestion in the downtown Crabapple area. The project also includes adding a roundabout at the intersection of Mayfield and Charlotte. As of mid-March, the project was on track to be completed some time in the spring, barring inclement weather or other delays.

Timeline: February 2019-spring 2020


Cost: $2.3 million

Funding source: Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax
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.


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