Special Projects

Turner Lake Widening Project

Turner Lake Widening Project

The City of Covington proposes to widen Turner Lake Road, just west of downtown Covington, in a mixed-use area of Newton County. Along Turner Lake Road, the proposed project length is approximately 1.37 miles. The City of Covington is seeking feedback about the proposed project.



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Turner Lake Public Information Open House Layout

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Current Turner Lake Road Conditions

  • Northern portion of Turner Lake Road includes a four lane road, two travel lanes and two passing lanes
  • South of the shopping center, the road narrow to a two lane road
  • Intersection of Turner Lake Road and Clark Street SW, there is a one lane roundabout
  • There's a signal at the Brown Bridge Road intersection with only a right turn lane
  • Turn lanes present at Holmes Court SW and intersection of Washington Street (Hwy. 81) & Turner Lake Rd.