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Saturday February 13th, 2016 8:45PM
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Buford Dam Road, parks areas temporarily closing

By Staff
MOBILE, Ala. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced Monday that Buford Dam Road, in its entirety, along federal property, will be closed all day Oct. 15 for the construction of three cross-walks. The cross-walks will include new speed bumps and striping.

During this time, all parks with entrances on Buford Dam Road will also be closed. That includes: Upper Overlook, Lower Pool East (Powerhouse), Lower Overlook, Lower Pool West, West Bank Turn-out, and West Bank Park.

The Lake Lanier Project Management Office and Visitor Center will also be closed to public access.
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