Whittlesey Rd. project to take 24 to 30 months

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The Georgia Department of Transportation tells News Leader 9 the Whittlesey Road widening project is expected to start in early 2011.

That's after bids have been accepted and the contractors awarded.

The detour will consist of Whitesville Road and Veterans Parkway and would be in place for 45 days.

DOT officials say the widening project is expected to last 24 to 30 months. 

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