Commuter Dude: Brookhaven Intersection change catches commuters by surprise

BROOKHAVEN, Ga – A change at a major Brookhaven intersection has caught some commuters by surprise, but city leaders say they had nothing to do with the change.

“It’s an inconvenience,” says Mark Richmond.

Richmond and other residents of the Sexton Woods subdivision off of Donaldson Drive in Brookhaven gathered to express their dismay over the alterations that send them traveling around their elbow when it comes to their commute toward the city of Atlanta.

“It really destroys the quality of life,” says neighborhood president David Gilley.

Commuters traveling Donaldson Drive are used to taking a left onto Johnson Ferry Road or traveling straight onto Ashford Dunwoody. Now, it’s right turn only.  Continue reading and/or see video at 11Alive