Hampstead Blvd. in Clinton set to open for travel Thursday

CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) – Drivers passing through Clinton will soon get the chance to drive on Hampstead Boulevard.

The road has been cleared to be open for travel by the Mississippi Department of Transportation.

hampsteadThe street will open on Thursday, Nov. 19. Hampstead Boulevard, which is about three-fourths of a mile, connects Springridge Road at Interstate 20 with Highway 80.

City officials believe the roadway will help drive traffic to the businesses in Hammett’s Crossing

The project cost about $3 million. City leaders said it was mainly paid for by funds allocated from MDOT.

The city will hold an official ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday at 9:30 A.M. in front of Morrison Heights.

 

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