WAYNESBORO, Ga. (WFXG) - Construction will begin soon on a truck route bypass on the west side of Waynesboro.

With funding from the Transportation Investment Act (TIA) and the local one cent sales tax, the $5.14 million contract also includes installation of a roundabout at SR 24 and Lover's Ln. in Burke County, as well as a new Norfolk Southern Railroad crossing.

Reeves Construction Company of Macon and the Georgia Department of Transportation project a date of completion in spring of 2024.  FOX54 will have information about traffic adjustments it becomes available and throughout the duration of this construction.

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