Widened sections of bypass open, but still not finished

alt

Photo by Bob Fraley The widened Hwy. 34 Bypass has been opened to traffic for more than a month now, but the project is still not complete. 

By SARAH FAY CAMPBELL
sarah@newnan.com
It’s been more than a month now since all lanes opened to traffic on the widened section of the Highway 34 Bypass.
But the project between Bullsboro Drive and the Carrollton Highway is still not totally complete, and the contractor, Sunbelt Structures, is still being fined $1,000 a day for not getting the project done on time. Those fines began on Jan. 28, 2012.
To read this story in full content, you must either be a Print or Digital Edition Subscriber. Click on the following link to the digital edition log-in page, newnantimesherald.ga.newsmemory.com/?date=20121202 . Current subscribers should log-in to access this story. If you are a print subscriber and do not have a log-in, please create an account. Non-subscribers must create an account after clicking on the digital edition link and choose a subscription or single-issue option to access this story.

More Local

First lady Deal visits elementary schools

Georgia first lady Sandra Deal visited the kindergarten students at Newnan Crossing Elementary School on Thursday and read them the book &ld ... Read More


Chamber honors Small Business of the Year

GNC Newnan is Coweta County’s Small Business of the Year. The company was named overall winner in the Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerc ... Read More


Local pub damaged by fire

A Coweta County pub was damaged by a fire early Thursday, but county firefighters were able to quickly isolate and extinguish the flames. At ... Read More


Police: Teacher had less than ounce of pot

Johnny Holloway, the former chorus teacher at Evans Middle School, had less than one ounce of marijuana in his possession when police search ... Read More


Banker closes books on a career

In one week, Don Phillips will officially retire after a 40-plus-year career in the banking industry. Sitting in his office on the second fl ... Read More

Marijuana possession charges

Evans Middle School chorus teacher resigns

By Celia Shortt celia@newnan.com Evans Middle School Chorus teacher Johnny Holloway resigned from the Coweta County School System on Monday ... Read More