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Work To Begin Soon on Dangerous County Curves

Some dangerous curves on Nevada County highways are about to become a little safer, thanks to a federal grant that was approved over a year ago. County Public Works Director Trisha Tillotson says 17 different curves will be treated with a special material that helps prevent drivers from losing control…

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The grant was received in November of 2015, but the Board of Supervisors just awarded a construction contract at its meeting last week. Tillotson says the 17 different locations are scattered throughout the county…

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Construction is set to begin this month, and once started, should take six to seven weeks to complete.

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