Milling And Paving Projects Beginning On Downtown Streets

Monday, February 25, 2013

There are several milling and paving projects that are beginning on downtown city streets.  Drivers need to be aware of the following areas: Broad Street from 4th Street to ML King Boulevard,  Chestnut Street from 4th Street to ML King Boulevard, 7th Street from Georgia Avenue to Pine Street. Broad Street will be starting on Monday at 7:00 a.m. Access to businesses will be allowed.  

All paving is weather permitting.


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