Cecil Ashburn Drive

Posted on April 24, 2017

SUMMARY

This 3.4-mile project will widen Cecil Ashburn Drive, from two to four lanes between Old Big Cove Road and Four Mile Post Road, to improve traffic flow and incorporate safety improvements.  The project includes eight-foot shoulders along each side of the roadway.


STATUS

Construction is set to begin January 7, 2019. The project is expected to be fully complete by May 2020. The contractor, Carcel & G Construction, will restore two lanes of travel (one lane in each direction) within 10-12 months. Project completion anticipated to extend an additional 8-10 months.

Updated December 5, 2018


COST & FUNDING 

Total cost: $18 million

Source of Funding: Local & State – Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT)

Contractor: Carcel & G

This is a Restore Our Roads project.


PROJECT HISTORY

Read more about the Cecil Ashburn Improvement project.

Cecil Ashburn Drive Improvements

Aerial view of the route of the four-lane widening project for Cecil Ashburn Drive


COMMUTER TIPS

Learn about alternate routes, safety, ride-sharing, and how to stay updated on the status of the project.


COMMUTER INFORMATION

Download and/or print the Cecil Ashburn Info page or the Cecil Ashburn Drive Presentation.


Questions?

E-mail: CecilQuestions@HuntsvilleAL.gov
Phone: (256) 427-5100


Updated December 3, 2018