Grant awarded to Columbus for 2nd Ave landscaping

GDOT awards grant to Columbus for 2nd Ave landscaping

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A facelift is underway for what's considered to be the gateway to Uptown Columbus and the Riverwalk.

The Georgia Department of Transportation is footing the bill for landscaping at 2nd Avenue and 18th Street.

A $32,000 grant awarded to the city will pay for new shrubs, greenery and a concrete welcome sign.

The project is part of an effort to beautify corridors into the city.

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