|CHARLESTON, WV - The West Virginia Department of Transportation, with approval from Gov. Jim Justice, has awarded the contract to construct a nearly 4-mile section of King Coal Highway from John Nash Boulevard to Airport Road in Mercer County. |
Part of the Roads to Prosperity program, and financed with Turnpike Bonds, this grade, drain and paving project was awarded to Kanawha Stone Company, Inc. of Nitro with a bid of $57,529,863.86. The work is scheduled to begin in the Spring, 2019 and last through the end of 2021.