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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Paving project could cause traffic delays in Jackson Co.Drivers traveling on I-10 through Jackson County could encounter a traffic nigh
Paving project could cause traffic delays in Jackson Co.
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 hours ago
Drivers traveling on I-10 through Jackson County could encounter a traffic nightmare over the next three nights. Mississippi Department of Transportation crews will be working from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting Monday night and ending Thursday morning... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
I-22 ramp closing for asphalt workand the ramp should reopen at 5 p.m. All I-22 eastbound traffic exiting onto 4
I-22 ramp closing for asphalt work
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
and the ramp should reopen at 5 p.m. All I-22 eastbound traffic exiting onto 45 North will be detoured one mile to the east onto Veterans Boulevard. Motorists are urged to use caution as Mississippi Department of Transportation crews will be on si... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
MDOT implementing new traffic signal at Hwy 12-Russell St.The Mississippi Department of Transportation will implement a new traffic signa
MDOT implementing new traffic signal at Hwy 12-Russell St.
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
The Mississippi Department of Transportation will implement a new traffic signal to provide a safer and more efficient left-turn for motorists in Oktibbeha County. The new flashing yellow arrow (FYA) left-turn signals will begin replacing the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Attaboys & Oh Boys for July 20State and county leaders began planning a connecting road between I-10 and the
Attaboys & Oh Boys for July 20
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
State and county leaders began planning a connecting road between I-10 and the state Port of Gulfport for 22 years. The Mississippi Department of Transportation began spending money on the road 20 years ago, yet changes in the port's plans, the... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
'Transforming Tupelo': Riding, walking welcome on new Elvis Birthplace Trailpeople down and get them walking fits right into what we do to get people to ex
'Transforming Tupelo': Riding, walking welcome on new Elvis Birthplace Trail
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
people down and get them walking fits right into what we do to get people to extend their stay in Tupelo,” he said. Mississippi Department of Transportation Northern Commissioner Mike Tagert said the project was a “monumental moment” for... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
State spends millions planning unbuilt roadand county leaders began planning 22 years ago for a road to connect Interstate
State spends millions planning unbuilt road
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
and county leaders began planning 22 years ago for a road to connect Interstate 10 and the state Port of Gulfport. The Mississippi Department of Transportation started spending money on the project 20 years ago after the Legislature charged the... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Businesses welcome Elvis Presley Birthplace Trail completion$2.3 million came from the Federal Highway Administration, an agency of the U.S
Businesses welcome Elvis Presley Birthplace Trail completion
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 8 days ago
$2.3 million came from the Federal Highway Administration, an agency of the U.S. Department of Transportation, via the Mississippi Department of Transportation, which awarded a transportation enhancement grant. The City of Tupelo’s 20-percent... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Businesses welcome Elvis Presley Birthplace Trail completion, hope payoff will come soon$2.3 million came from the Federal Highway Administration, an agency of the U.S
Businesses welcome Elvis Presley Birthplace Trail completion, hope payoff will come soon
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 9 days ago
$2.3 million came from the Federal Highway Administration, an agency of the U.S. Department of Transportation, via the Mississippi Department of Transportation, which awarded a transportation enhancement grant. The City of Tupelo’s 20-percent... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
$158M spent planning unbuilt road to link I-10, portexist. State and county leaders began planning 22 years ago for a road to conn
$158M spent planning unbuilt road to link I-10, port
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 9 days ago
exist. State and county leaders began planning 22 years ago for a road to connect I-10 and the state Port of Gulfport. The Mississippi Department of Transportation started spending money on the project 20 years ago after the Legislature charged the... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Waggoner adds engineerprojects and other drainage-related projects and studies. Montgomery previousl
Waggoner adds engineer
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 10 days ago
projects and other drainage-related projects and studies. Montgomery previously served as a hydraulics engineer for the Mississippi Department of Transportation. She received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Mississippi State... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
GS&P promotes Batteyand bridge design for a variety of public-sector clients. Prior to joining GS&P
GS&P promotes Battey
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 11 days ago
and bridge design for a variety of public-sector clients. Prior to joining GS&P, Battey spent 25 years at the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT). He is an active member of the Transportation Research Board’s Standing... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
I-22 lane closure set for Mondayfor I-22 westbound lanes, and the previously closed entrance ramp has been reop
I-22 lane closure set for Monday
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
for I-22 westbound lanes, and the previously closed entrance ramp has been reopened. Motorists are urged to use caution as Mississippi Department of Transportation crews and contractors will be on site. Crews began repairs on May 12, and the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
How important is 1 highway sign?the Biloxi Lighthouse. Drivers have been doing it all year, because the Ocean
How important is 1 highway sign?
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
the Biloxi Lighthouse. Drivers have been doing it all year, because the Ocean Springs ramp sign has been down that long. Mississippi Department of Transportation District Engineer Kelly Castleberry said there are actually 20 of the big overhead... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
How important is 1 highway sign?the Biloxi Lighthouse. Drivers have been doing it all year, because the Ocean
How important is 1 highway sign?
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 11 days ago
the Biloxi Lighthouse. Drivers have been doing it all year, because the Ocean Springs ramp sign has been down that long. Mississippi Department of Transportation District Engineer Kelly Castleberry said there are actually 20 of the big overhead... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
MDOT closes headquarters before 'police brutality' marchThe Mississippi Department of Transportation office in downtown Jackson closed
MDOT closes headquarters before 'police brutality' march
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 17 days ago
The Mississippi Department of Transportation office in downtown Jackson closed about 3 p.m. on Friday, a precautionary measure because of an anti-police brutality march scheduled in the area at 4 p.m., Central District Transportation Commissioner... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Hardwick to lead MAPESchool District, Michael Bentley of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, Nadine Gilber
Hardwick to lead MAPE
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 18 days ago
School District, Michael Bentley of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, Nadine Gilbert of Jackson State University, Susan King of Mississippi Department of Transportation and Rebecca Starling, retired partnership coordinator for Jackson Public... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Projects in region receive MDOT grant fundingTUPELO – Several projects in North Mississippi received grant funding this week
Projects in region receive MDOT grant funding
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 18 days ago
TUPELO – Several projects in North Mississippi received grant funding this week through the Mississippi Department of Transportation. Northern Transportation District Commissioner Mike Tagert announced the grant awards Thursday for the multimodal... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MDOT grants support transportation improvementsNew projects are coming to several transportation hubs in South Mississippi tha
MDOT grants support transportation improvements
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 20 days ago
New projects are coming to several transportation hubs in South Mississippi thanks to a series of grants from the Mississippi Department of Transportation. MDOT Southern District Commissioner Tom King said Tuesday the grants were awarded to several... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
MDOT grants support transportation improvementsNew projects are coming to several transportation hubs in South Mississippi tha
MDOT grants support transportation improvements
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
New projects are coming to several transportation hubs in South Mississippi thanks to a series of grants from the Mississippi Department of Transportation. MDOT Southern District Commissioner Tom King said Tuesday the grants were awarded to several... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Utility work to resume in downtown New Albany next weekbetween 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Motorists should find alternate routes around the
Utility work to resume in downtown New Albany next week
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 25 days ago
between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Motorists should find alternate routes around the work zone. Jason Scott, spokesman for the Mississippi Department of Transportation, said work is being paused for the holiday weekend so that traffic will not be... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Natchez mayor leaves office with longlist of accomplishmentsretirement from decades of public service. Brown served three terms as mayor an
Natchez mayor leaves office with longlist of accomplishments
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 26 days ago
retirement from decades of public service. Brown served three terms as mayor and eight years as executive director of the Mississippi Department of Transportation and appointments to numerous federal, state and local boards. Information from: The... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Natchez mayor leaves office with longlist of accomplishmentsretirement from decades of public service. Brown served three terms as mayor an
Natchez mayor leaves office with longlist of accomplishments
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 26 days ago
retirement from decades of public service. Brown served three terms as mayor and eight years as executive director of the Mississippi Department of Transportation and appointments to numerous federal, state and local boards. Information from: The... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
I-10 crash may have caused damage to the roadwayright at the ramp. The heavy equipment caused some damage to the interstate, pu
I-10 crash may have caused damage to the roadway
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 28 days ago
right at the ramp. The heavy equipment caused some damage to the interstate, putting some gouges in the road surface. Mississippi Department of Transportation crews are on the way to determine how much damage was done and what repairs will be... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Construction begins along Highway 589officials expressed concerns about the progress of the construction project. O
Construction begins along Highway 589
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted a month ago
officials expressed concerns about the progress of the construction project. On Thursday, WDAM 7 News made calls to the Mississippi Department of Transportation Spokesman Michael Flood. “I have been in communication with the construction... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Constructions begins along Highway 589officials expressed concerns about the progress of the construction project. O
Constructions begins along Highway 589
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted a month ago
officials expressed concerns about the progress of the construction project. On Thursday, WDAM 7 News made calls to the Mississippi Department of Transportation Spokesman Michael Flood. “I have been in communication with the construction... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Officials express concerns about progress of Hwy 589 constructionseen any activity but any day, they could come and get started,” Jones said. O
Officials express concerns about progress of Hwy 589 construction
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 1 months ago
seen any activity but any day, they could come and get started,” Jones said. On Thursday, WDAM 7 News made calls to the Mississippi Department of Transportation Spokesman Michael Flood. “I have been in communication with the construction... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Overturned 18-wheeler shuts down I-59 northboundwas not carrying hazardous cargo, and the driver only suffered minor injuries.
Overturned 18-wheeler shuts down I-59 northbound
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 1 months ago
was not carrying hazardous cargo, and the driver only suffered minor injuries. According to a traffic alert from the Mississippi Department of Transportation, that section of the interstate could be shut down until noon. We will keep you... Read more

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