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Buford Dam Road Temporary Closure

USACE, Mobile District
Published Feb. 27, 2023

Buford, GA. – Buford Dam Road will be closed on Thursday, March 09th, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., for guard rail maintenance.

The Army Corps of Engineers advise using Hwy. 20 as an alternate route.

Parks with entrances inside the work area on Buford Dam Road will also be closed. Parks closed include Lower Pool East, Lower Overlook, Lower Pool West, West Bank Turn-out, West Bank Park, and Buford Dam Park.

For more information, contact the USACE Lake Sidney Lanier staff on the Project Facebook page @LakeSidneyLanierUSACE or call the USACE Lake Sidney Lanier Project Management Office at (770) 945-9531.

With an area of operation across Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, and northern Florida, and a vast military region that includes operations across Central and South America, the Mobile District’s award- winning teams of engineering, construction, regulatory and emergency management professionals are nationally recognized for their leadership in delivery of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ civil works and military programs missions to the Nation.




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Steve Stanley
(678) 482-1107

Release no. 23-007