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Speed limit reduced in construction zone on Columbia Road

Contractors with the Georgia Department of Transportation are reducing the speed limit in a Columbia County construction zone. 

Starting Monday, the speed limit will be 45 miles per hour on Columbia Road between mile marker 8.43 near Baldwin Lakes Drive to the end of the construction work zone at the intersection of Columbia and Belair roads. 

The reduced speed limit will remain in place through December, GDOT officials said. 

Motorists are asked to always use caution, reduce their speed and be alert to changing traffic conditions in all work zones.

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