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Officials said group's presence might distract drivers

The Ku Klux Klan won't be cleaning highways in Georgia after all. On Tuesday, state transportation officials denied the white supremacy group's application to adopt a portion of Route 515 in the northern part of the state.


"We're not going to be out there in robes," leader assures critics

Visitors to Georgia could soon be welcomed to the state by the Ku Klux Klan. A local chapter of the white supremacy group wants to join the state's Adopt-A-Highway program and care for a one-mile stretch of Route 515 near the Georgia-North Carolina border.