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New fix proposed for one of Lexington’s most congested roads

Lexington officials are looking at a new way to ease congestion at one of the town’s most congested intersections near River Bluff High School. A new plan would send traffic headed east off Corley Mill Road on a route crossing I-20. The road is designed to ease the bottleneck where Corley Mill meets U.S. 378 a block west of I-20, an intersection that town officials say 57,000 vehicles travel daily.

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New Columbia City Hall? Possibly, but with retail, residences, too

Columbia is seeking a development partner to build a mixed-use city government complex that could include space for private businesses, retail, residences and even a new transit center in the Main Street district. For what the city wants, the building could rise 15 or more stories and cost more than $100 million.