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Friday, August 14, 2009
GDOT ok's sprawl in Oconee Co
GDOT "will give Oconee County officials the go-ahead to buy 150 pieces of rights of way along Mars Hill Road in North Oconee."
" The new Mars Hill Road will be a four-lane, divided highway... and [will] help spur business growth in the area. "
The affected area:
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