The Town Center Area Community Improvement District will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the Skip Spann Connector at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, at 750 TownPark Lane, Kennesaw.
The Skip Spann Connector will be a new bridge over Interstate 75 north of Chastain Road, from Frey Road to Busbee Drive, that provides direct access from Kennesaw State University to the Town Center economic activity center.
The project will provide:
- Congestion relief and improved access at the Chastain Road and I-75 interchange, including a 19 percent reduction in daily traffic.
- Improved access from KSU to the northwest corridor managed lanes access ramps at Big Shanty and the Cobb Community Transit park and ride lots.
- Pedestrian and bicycle access between the KSU campus and stadium.