Enviromental Quality, Mississippi Department Of
DWH Project Funding
Known Leveraged Funding
Funding Source: Transocean, Anadarko, and BP
Controlling Document: The RESTORE Act
Year Awarded: 2017
The project will provide additional infrastructure that will benefit the economy of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Region by constructing an east-west corridor in Jackson County. Jackson County is in need of improvements to existing transportation networks in the area of intersection of I-10, Highway 67, and Highway 609 to ease traffic congestion, enhance traveler safety, and increase accessibility to existing retail developments. The objectives are to decrease traffic congestion, enhance traveler safety, and improve access to existing retail developments in the area of I-10, Highway 67 and Highway 609.