Crews working on Veterans Memorial Parkway extension

DAVENPORT -- Crews are starting a new phase of the Veterans Memorial Parkway extension.

Workers are starting Stage 1 of the road, which is expanding it from Elmore Avenue to Utica Ridge Road.  At the same time, they are starting Stage 2 of the project, which is an extension of the parkway from Elmore Avenue to Jersey Ridge Road.

The whole road project is expected to be finished by fall of 2018.