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Wednesday July 1st, 2015 8:06AM

Work on one section of Friendship Rd. winding down

By Ken Stanford Reporter
GAINESVILLE - The Georgia Department of Transportation says all lanes of one section of Friendship Road/State Route 347, part of the widening of the road, will be open by 10:00 Monday morning, weather permitting.<br /> <br /> Its the stretch of road from State Route 211 to Spout Springs Road and is part of the widening of the road from 211 to I-985.<br /> <br /> However, GDOT say intermittent lane closures will occur during the day next week in the newly opened lanes as "punch list" work is finished.<br /> <br /> The widening of the road to four lanes from 211 to I-985 is a 7.97-mile, $38.4 million project that is scheduled for completion January 12, 2016.
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