Lookout Mountain, GA - A state contractor will be working overnight this week making safety improvements to Nickajack Road. Crews will be installing a high friction surface treatment on the road from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. The surface treatment work will take six to eight days to complete. Later this month, the contractor will … Continue reading Overnight Work Planned on Nickajack Road
Flintstone, GA – Access into and out of the Fantasy Hills subdivision in Walker County will be restricted on Wednesday, September 25th. Walker County Public Works crews will be replacing a drainage culvert at the entrance to the subdivision, prompting the closure of Burnt Mill Lane at Tinker Bell Circle. Work is scheduled to start … Continue reading Access to Fantasy Hills Subdivision will be Restricted on Wednesday, September 25th
Let's talk taxes. Did you know there are eight taxing authorities in Walker County that have the ability to raise or lower the millage rate?
LaFayette, GA - Walker County Commissioner Shannon Whitfield awarded a contract last night to Talley Construction to resurface 13 roads. The project includes Peavine Road, East Long Hollow, Ringgold Road, Five Points Road and Five Points Spur, Osburn Road and Osburn Court, South Dicks Creek Road, South Burnt Mill Road, Dry Valley Road, West Schmitt … Continue reading Walker County Awards Contract to Pave 13 Roads
Topics include a Hotel-Motel tax, Business License and the awarding of road paving contract for 23 and a half miles.
Chickamauga, GA – A section of Five Points Road will be closed to thru traffic March 4th – 8th. Utility crews will close Five Points between Hamel Drive and Johnson Road from 8:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Workers will be replacing 2” water lines with 6” water mains, to accommodate additional fire hydrants in the … Continue reading Five Points Road Closed March 4th-8th
Walker County plans to pave nearly a dozen roads in 2019. See what's on the list.
Be Advised: Travel along State Highway 136 is currently down to one lane on the LaFayette side going up the mountain toward Villanow. Drive with caution in this area. Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Department of Transportation are reviewing the issue. Updated at 4:05 p.m. - West Cove Road is now open following a temporary … Continue reading Road issues – 2/24/19
Walker County has identified several roads to address in 2019.
The Walker County Commissioner will hold a special called meeting on Wednesday, November 21st at Noon to open bids for Walker County Local Maintenance Asphalt Resurfacing Project 2018-02 (Diamond Circle). This is the only item that will be on the agenda. Please note, this meeting will take place at the Commissioner’s Office at 101 S. … Continue reading Special Called Meeting Scheduled to Open Bids for Road Project