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Published March 23, 2016
Public Notice
The Ben Hill County Board of Commissioners is considering closing Snipe Road, and the Oriole Road Crossing of the CSX Railroad Line.

The closing of the Oriole Road Crossing would be part of a proposed agreement with the GA Department of Transportation and CSX Railroad; where the approaches to Dave Bishop, Sr. Road and Pine Level Church Road Crossings would be improved, and guarded signals added at these two crossings to improve safety.

A Public Hearing will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at the Commissioner’s Meeting Room, Courthouse Annex, 324 East Pine Street, Fitzgerald, GA 31750 to receive public comments on the proposed closing of Snipe Road and the proposed closing of the Oriole Road Crossing.

Persons with special needs relating to disability access or foreign language should contact Frank Feild at (229) 426-5100 prior to May 2, 2016. Individuals who are hearing impaired can contact the Georgia Relay Services, telephone number (TDD) 1-800-255-0056, (Voice) 1- 800-255-0135.