Client: Whitfield County
Location: Whitfield County, Georgia
Construction Value: $1.5 million
Completion Date: Ongoing
Design of a five-leg two lane roundabout to combine SR 52, College Drive and the I-75 southbound ramps. West Bridge Road was relocated approximately 90 feet west of the existing location to provide greater separation between the proposed intersections. In order to obtain federal funding, American performed a Categorical Exclusion with full oversight from GDOT, including an Ecology Report for potential wetland and listed species impacts. Other special studies included an Aquatic Survey, and Section 106 report. Permits were required from the United States Army Corps of Engineers and Georgia Department of Natural Resources Environmental Protection Department. Project included wetland delineation and wildlife surveys including those for the Indiana bat and gray bat.