Starting Point #1: At US 90 west of Waveland, Hancock
Ending Point #1: At I-10 south of Stennis Space Center, Hancock County
Starting Point #2: At Santa Rosa, Hancock County
Ending Point #2: At I-10/US 11 near Nicholson, Pearl River County
Official Distance (MDOT): 10.065 miles
Counties: Hancock, Pearl River
Cities/towns over 5,000 pop served: None
NHS: From US 90 to I-10
Freeway Segments: None
Other Multilane Segments: From US 90 to I-10
Average Daily Traffic (1998): Ranges from 6,300 to 7,200 (Section #1). Section #2 ranges from 3,100 to 3,500.
Notes: An interesting highway with a "gap" in the form of Stennis Space Center. Active-duty military types can go through the base, but not everyone can.
What I'd Do: Even with the restrictions in Stennis Space Center, I would redesignate the section through the base as MS 607, as well as 4-lane the route all the way up to I-59.
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