Roadwork underway on SR 15

CLARKESVILLE - Roadwork is underway on SR 15 between Clarkesville and Tallulah Falls.  Sheriff Joey Terrell warns that even though the speed limit remains at 65 MPH, we need to, "be mindful and use caution when workers are present," adding, "we'll be keeping a close eye on traffic and stopping vehicles for speeding in a work zone."  The Georgia DOT is reporting that the project, selected by the District Maintenance Office, is the resurfacing of SR 15 to improve the roadways current low PACES rating of 68.

Sheriff Terrell's full statement below: