Officials tell Grovetown, Columbia County residents to brace for change

...many years of road construction throughout the county. Miles of Washington Road, William Few Parkway extension, River Watch Parkway and other traffic arteries will be in various stages of construction over the next few years, and more construction...

Where you live: Bird's eye view

A hawk peers down from a treetop near River Watch Parkway on Wednesday afternoon.

Moore: Intact windshield is joy to behold

...back together again. Flying glass is great in a Liam Neeson movie on the autobahn during rush hour, but not on River Watch Parkway during rush hour.My wonderful neighbor, whose yard guys were behind the rock, had my windshield replaced last...

River Levee Trail nearing completion, will offer new views of river

...be installed, Sherrouse said.The River Levee Trail begins near Goodrich Street and Lake Olmstead, loops under River Watch Parkway at Raes Creek and parallels the parkway towards downtown Augusta.Behind Sibley and King mills, new bridges breach...

Rants & Raves

...Sounds a bit strange, doesn't it? THE "GATEWAY" TO THE downtown area and the Medical District coming in from River Watch Parkway looks like a jungle. The grass and weeds look like they have not been cut this year. Some weeds are at least 5-6...

Commercial rezoning sought for land next to Mullins Crossing

...said in an e-mail.County documents said any soil removed from the site during the grading will be used in the River Watch Parkway extension project on Old Evans Road behind Mullins Crossing.

Work continues on high-traffic routes in Richmond, Columbia counties

...is scheduled for completion in July 2016.OLD PETERSBURG AND OLD EVANS ROADS: The $34.2 million extension of River Watch Parkway is expected to last until April 2017. Work began earlier this year for widening between Baston and Washington roads...

Kirby: "Scenic" sign along expressway is still wrong

...part of a longer route that was supposed to encourage travelers to follow the river.After the 1990s opening of River Watch Parkway, a route from which you could actually see the river, the old scenic highway designation lost its allure."With...

Rants & Raves

...animals. Be more concerned about humans.TO THE DRIVER OF the Toyota Highlander who hogged the passing lane of River Watch Parkway while talking on the phone: You're in Georgia, not California, so please hang up and move over.

Rants & Raves

...schools will follow in their wake. Goodbye, American way of life. TO THE RESIDENTS of Old Petersburg Road: The River Watch Parkway extension is a long-term mess. The good news is that soon enough there will be large volumes of traffic flowing...