CHARLOTTE -The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close Griffith Road south of Monroe on Monday, Oct. 31, weather permitting.
The closure is necessary for a bridge replacement project. Traffic will be detoured around the closure on Helms Shortcut Road and Plyler Mill Road. The project is scheduled to be completed in April 2012.
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