GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport is moving forward with a road improvement project near the airport. The city council voted unanimously Tuesday afternoon to proceed with the proposed widening of Creosote Road and Three Rivers Road.
The project will involve widening the roads to five lanes between Highway 49 and Airport Road. M-DOT is paying for 80 percent of the $3.5 million project.
The low bid for the construction work came from G.T. Contracting of Pascagoula. The work will begin by the end of this year.