Roads http://wfae.org en Widening Of Southern Stretch Of I-485 To Begin This Spring http://wfae.org/post/widening-southern-stretch-i-485-begin-spring <p>Those who regularly battle traffic on the southern stretch of I-485 have some good news.&nbsp; The interstate will grow to three lanes in each direction by the end of 2015.&nbsp; That’s a full year ahead of schedule.&nbsp;</p><p>The southern section of I-485 from I-77 to Rea Road can be a headache at rush hour.&nbsp; Tim Timmerman knows it well since he lives nearby.&nbsp;</p><p>“It’s bumper to bumper and your fair share of bumper jumpers and little accidents and everything,” says Timmerman.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 22:29:48 +0000 Lisa Miller 16966 at http://wfae.org