A Chipley online news publication, FosterFollyNews.com, reported of a possible toll road traveling from Dothan, Alabama through Washington County and down to the new airport. The road will eventually connect to Montgomery, Alabama.
This project is under discussion and will be addressed at a public meeting at the Washington County Annex as proposed by a group called Focus Thursday May 15th at 9am. With initial discussions being held in April, no official route was discussed nor commitment timelines.
A possible route may be from Montgomery to Dothan, AL, then to Campbellton, FL then across Chipley, then south through Vernon to the new airport.
In the same publication, it was also reported that a big announcement will take place on May 8th or May 12th regarding this project and that a secret meeting which included private jet rides with Commissioners Snellgrove and Cook from Houston County, Commissioners from Geneva and Jackson County Florida, and Luther Strange, an attorney, lobbist, and former candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Alabama.
It was reported that the toll road will be a private project estimated unconfirmed at over $1.6 billion.Print Story