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Good news for holiday travelers

December 20, 2006

Atlanta -  In an effort to ease holiday traffic over Christmas, the Georgia Department of Transportation announced today that it will not close any lanes for roadwork on all interstate and major state highways.

Starting at noon Friday and continuing until 5 am Tuesday, there will be no lane closures on major highways,  unless there are crashes or emergency road repairs.

Some road work might continue on less-traveled and local roads.

Similar restrictions will be in place the following weekend for the New Year's holiday. 

 http://www.georgia-navigator.com

  

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