Paving to start on Lafayette Street in Beaufort

info@islandpacket.comSeptember 4, 2013 

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Road work continues down Bay Street near Bladen and Adventure Street Wednesday afternoon in downtown Beaufort.

SARAH WELLIVER — Staff photo Buy Photo

The schedule for federally funded paving in Beaufort is progressing faster than originally expected, according to construction contractor APAC Inc.

Work on Bay Street between Carteret and Newcastle streets is finished. Lane closures will continue today on Bay between Newcastle and North streets.

Milling work will begin ahead of schedule on Lafayette Street. Work was not expected to begin on the road until Monday. Residents will be able to access their homes during construction, officials said.

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