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Old Taylor bridge to be closed Monday

The Old Taylor Road bridge will be closed Monday for the summer while MDOT widens the bridge in preparation for new roundabouts at each end of the bridge. A temporary bypass has been built from Old Taylor Road, crossing through the former Whirlpool complex, and connecting to Coliseum Boulevard. (May 9, 2014, Page 1A, 9A)

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    MDOT to help clean up highways

    The Mississippi Department of Transportation and its employees will be cleaning up highways all over Mississippi Tuesday and officials are asking drivers to use caution while they are out picking up trash from the side of the road. (March 31, 2014, Page 1)

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      More snow, ice expected tonight

      Roads in Oxford and Lafayette County aren’t expected to clear up a whole lot during the next 24 hours, and local and state officials are recommending drivers stay off area roads if possible. (more…) (February 11, 2014, Page 1)

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        OPD to help keep Oxford clean

        The Oxford Police Department is adopting Highways 6 and 7 as part of MDOT’s Adopt-A-Highway program. (February 7, 2014, Page 2B)

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          Road projects to bring traffic relief

          Several road projects are coming down the pipe for Lafayette County to help ease congestion around Oxford. (January 24, 2014, Page 1A)

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            Highway 7 ramp to be widened

            The Highway 7 north ramp coming onto University Avenue will soon be widened to allow cars making a right-hand turn more room to do so. (January 23, 2014, Page 1)

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              Town Hall meeting focuses on highway funds

              A recent town hall meeting held by the Mississippi Senate Highway Committee in Oxford focused on ways to generate revenue to help maintain Mississippi’s highways and road both on a state and local level. (December 20, 2013, Page 5A)

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                Transit system’s new home opens

                The Oxford University Transit system celebrated the opening of its new bus facility, the Richard C. Howorth Oxford University Transit Operations and Maintenance Facility on McElroy Drive Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the new shop. (December 6, 2013, Page 1A)

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                  New frontage road less intrusive

                  New design of frontage road off Highway 7 allows Communicare to keep parking lot. (October 9, 2013, Page 1)

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                    City to get 2 bowling alleys

                    When a fire destroyed Oxford’s only bowling alley in September 2010, the town was left with little options for family entertainment.
                    However, that’s all about to change with two separate development companies have plans for large family entertainment centers and both include bowling alleys. (September 10, 2013, Page 1)

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