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Friday February 12th, 2016 5:34PM

One lane of Clarks Bridge Rd. to be closed today because of bridge work

By Ken Stanford Reporter
GAINESVILLE - Georgia DOT plans to pour the eighth of twelve concrete caissons for the new State Route 284/Clarks Bridge Road bridge in North Hall today beginning at 1:00, weather permitting.

GDOT spokeswoman Teri Pope says that will require the closing on one lane, the northbound lane until about 4:00.

Pope says traffic will be directed across the bridge by a flagger during the lane closure.
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