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Bridge replacement project begins

AUBURN, Ala. — The Lee County Highway Department has notified the city of Auburn that the Beehive Road Bridge will be closed beginning today, as crews replace the existing bridge.

In conjunction with the replacement of the bridge, portions of Beehive Road leading up to the bridge will be widened. The bridge and all approaches to the bridge will be closed until further notice. Citizens should seek alternate routes on Wire Road and Cox Road during this time. Detour signs will be posted.

Citizens are encouraged to visit the City of Auburn's website at www.auburnalabama.org to view the latest news on street closings so they may adjust their routes accordingly.

For more information, please contact the City of Auburn Public Works Department at 334-501-3000.