I-285 toll lanes could harm Georgetown, says Dunwoody council member

New toll lanes to be built along I-285 could hurt some homeowners, businesses and a beloved recreation center in Dunwoody’s Georgetown neighborhood, according to a City Council member. But nobody yet knows the details of the Georgia Department of Transportation’s “I-285 Top End Express Lanes” project, creating an uncertainty that is frustrating city officials. “This […]

Expect Delays on 285 in Dunwoody this weekend

Lengthy commutes are in store for DeKalb County this weekend.  The Georgia Department of Transportation will close the Ashford Dunwoody Road entrance ramp to I-285 westbound as part of the ongoing Transform 285/400 Project.   Continue at The AJC

Dunwoody questions I-285/Ga. 400 toll lanes plan

Dunwoody City Council members are raising serious concerns about the state’s plan for new I-285 and Ga. 400 toll lanes that would tower over local neighborhoods and bring more cars into neighborhoods as commuters find ways to access them. And so far, the state has few answers.   Continue at Reporter Newspapers

GDOT To Close Abernathy Road, GA-400 Entrance Ramp this weekend

SANDY SPRINGS, GA — The Georgia Department of Transportation will close a segment of Abernathy Road and the Ga. 400 northbound entrance ramp from the road for the next two weekends in Sandy Springs, the agency said. Abernathy Road will be closed from Glenlake Parkway/Mercedes-Benz Drive to Ga. 400, GDOT said. Crews will also close […]

Work underway at Dunwoody’s Mount Vernon and Vermack

Work has started on Dunwoody’s intersection improvements at Mount Vernon Road at Vermack Road and Manhasset Drive with lane closures taking place weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. After public schools open on Monday, Aug. 6, lane closures will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Continue at Reporter Newspapers

Granite blasting along I-285 in Sandy Springs to last 6 months

Please be advised of upcoming blasting conducted by GDOT contractors which will take place along I-285: Georgia Department of Transportation construction partners will begin blasting granite along I-285 westbound between Ashford Dunwoody Road and the Perimeter Center Parkway overpass on Thursday, May 17 at 1:30 p.m. The blasting operation requires traffic pacing on I-285 eastbound […]

Public Information Open House – Intersection Project on Roberts Drive at Future Austin Elementary: May 10th, 6:00 p.m. at City Hall

The City of Dunwoody will host a public open house for the proposed intersection project on Roberts Drive at the new Austin Elementary driveway on Thursday, May 10th, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at City Hall (4800 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, GA 30338). With the new school driveway at the Dunwoody Nature Center […]