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Construction in Uptown to close portion of 12th Street between Broadway, Front Ave.

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The demolition of the old Ledger-Enquirer building in Uptown Columbus is causing a road closure that will last two weeks, according to a press release by the City of Columbus.

The road closure will be on 12th Street between Broadway and Front Avenue, and will begin on Wednesday, June 3 at 8 a.m. until Tuesday, June 16 at 5 p.m.

The closure enforces the safe demolition of the old Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, located at the intersection of Broadway and 12th Street.

A signed detour route will be posted along Broadway, 10th Street and Front Street.

Drivers are encouraged by to proceed with caution in the area of the road closure and detour route. All questions regarding the closure should be directed to Columbus Traffic Engineer Doc Dorsey at ddorsey@columbusga.org or at (706)-225-2957.

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