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Crews wont finish downtown Gainesville road work this week
Work will resume Monday
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Brian Teasley, an assistant foreman with the Georgia Department of Transportation, removes asphalt as roadwork begins on Jesse Jewell Parkway at Academy Street on Tuesday - photo by Erin O. Smith

Road work unfinished, will resume Monday

Roadwork on Jesse Jewell Parkway wasn’t finished Thursday as hoped.

Georgia Department of Transportation officials now estimate the work to replace and smooth asphalt in Gainesville will continue next week

Crews are working eastbound, starting Thursday at Hilton Drive. They’ll continue toward E.E. Butler Parkway, and if weather cooperates, should finish next week after taking Friday off.

The outside eastbound lane will be closed as crews work 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

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