Bike lanes, turning lane added to 13th Street near Lakebottom Park

(Source: Denise Mosley/WTVM)
(Source: Denise Mosley/WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Attention Drivers: If your travel plans take you near Lakebottom Park in Columbus, we have a traffic alert to tell you about.

A six-block stretch of 13th Street has been switched from four lanes to three. It's in the area between 13th Avenue and Cherokee Avenue.

A center turning lane has been added along with a bike lane on both sides.

The changes are part of a plan to make Columbus more bike and pedestrian friendly.

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