Bayview Boardwalk construction set to begin in Biloxi

Residents on the south side of Biloxi’s Back Bay will soon have a new recreational area to enjoy.

A contractor and funding having been secured for the Bayview Boardwalk Project. A new walkway and green space will span the waterfront from Forrest Avenue to Kensington Drive and construction is set to last for nine months with the grand opening set for September.

Biloxi Mayor Andrew ‘FoFo’ Gilich says the area has been home to many community events in the past and looks forward to future generations using the area for the same purpose. “This is going to provide a covering of those rocks and a reasonable access to the water with steps down to the water, but also just a great walking, recreational area.”

Mayor Gilich also says post-Zeta repairs are on track in Biloxi which is helped by the recent federal disaster declaration.

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