GDOT Statement concerning I-20 road buckling

Georgia DOT crews are responding to an issue that has closed I-20 Westbound between Candler and Gresham Roads. A section of the roadway has buckled, likely due to an issue with an underground utility installation. Inspectors are assessing the situation and crews are prepared to work quickly to repair the interstate. Until further information …
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GDOT Plans

Georgia Department of Transportation projects to improve highway infrastructure throughout Metropolitan Atlanta and Statewide continue this weekend, weather permitting. Major projects of interest that will likely impact traffic are the resurfacing projects on I-75/I-85 (Downtown Connector) and I-75, I-20, and Northwest Corridor. The lane closures will likely result in delays.

The Georgia DOT encourages …
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How Brookhaven is addressing traffic issues related to 85 Bridge Collapse

Brookhaven, GA, Mar. 30, 2017 – The City of Brookhaven Police Department and key administrative staff have been working throughout the evening to address the traffic ramifications caused by the interstate collapse in Atlanta.

Brookhaven Police established a command post to coordinate traffic issues in Brookhaven.  As conditions improved, the command post was deactivated at …
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MARTA might indeed be sMARTer for a while

GDOT released the two maps to re-route commuters from Piedmont and I-85, as well as the following guidelines:

I-85 is closed from I-75/Brookwood split to the North Druid Hills Exit Motorists traveling northbound on I-85 from the southside of Atlanta will be diverted to northbound I-75 at Brookwood near 17th …
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Transform 285/400 Work Begins

Work on the I-285/SR400 Interchange Improvement Project Requires Nightly Lane Closures and the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) contractors will perform work for the Transform 285/400 interchange project at night, typically from 8 p.m., until 6 a.m.

Beginning Tuesday, January 3, one right lane on I-285 eastbound from SR 9/ Roswell Road to Glenridge Drive …
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1 week of night lane closures on I-285 EB starts Nov. 10

One lane of I-285 eastbound between the Long Island Drive underpass to Ashford-Dunwoody Road will be closed during the night Nov. 10-17. The closures, which will run 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., are part of the preliminary work for the I-285/Ga. 400 interchange reconstruction project, according to the Georgia Department of Transportation. For live traffic …
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