Roberts Mill Road To Be Closed Monday For Maintenance And Paving

Friday, February 14, 2020

The Hamilton County Highway Department will close Roberts Mill Road on Monday, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

 

They will be completing road paving and performing regular maintenance.

 

The gates will be closed and no traffic will be allowed through.

 

Motorists should use the W Road and Signal Mountain Boulevard/ Taft Highway to access Signal Mountain.


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Breaking News

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Opinion

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