FLOWERY BRNACH - Water service will be interrupted along a stretch of Friendship Road near Flowery Branch Monday in order for the completion of water main improvements.<br />
A notice from the Gainesville Public Utilities Department says the affected area is between Ridge Road and I-985 and includes Bogan Road, Jones Drive, Trinity Pond Place, Bogan Springs Drive, and Morgan's Crossing Subdivision.<br />
The work is expected to take place between 9:00-4:00.
The Hall County Planning Commission gave unanimous approval Monday evening to rezoning an 8.68-acre tract in southern Hall County along Friendship Road, allowing it to become another part of the significant commercial and residential growth taking place near the recently-opened Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton.
The man at the controls of a thrill ride when it malfunctioned and injured a family during the 2013 North Carolina State Fair admitted Monday to tampering with safety equipment intended to prevent such a mishap.