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 […]

Dunwoody MARTA Station Parking Closed

The station’s other parking deck, off of Hammond Drive, will remain free daily and provide long-term secured parking for $5 per day.  Another option for patrons is to park at the Sandy Springs Station, one stop away, officials said. Free daily parking is available at more than 20 MARTA stations. Continue reading at The AJC and […]

Why is traffic on Mt. Vernon Road so SLOW Lately?

Here’s why: Dunwoody’s Mount Vernon/Vermack intersection project set to start Motorists traveling busy Mount Vernon Road can expect to see some changes coming soon at the Vermack Road intersection, but when the repaving of a section of the road that continues to crack and sink will happen remains to be seen. Continue reading at Reporter […]

Dunwoody, Sandy Springs to present Dunwoody Club/Jett Ferry intersection plans

Alternative design concepts will include a signalized intersection and a roundabout, according to Steve Tiedemann, Sandy Springs’ program manager for projects funded by a recent transportation special local option sales tax. The intersection is on the cities’ border. Its northwest corner is adjacent to the Dunwoody Country Club and a “butterfly garden.”  Read more at […]

Get ready for 285 Traffic With Upcoming Lane Closures

Source:  AJC Double lane closures are planned nightly from Nov. 27 to Dec. 1 for I-285 eastbound in the top-end Perimeter area of North Fulton and DeKalb counties. Weather permitting, the two left lanes of I-285 eastbound from west of Glenridge Drive to east of Peachtree Dunwoody Road will be closed from 11 p.m. to […]

Update on the Traffic Stopping Girls

Click here for the original Traffic Gal stories posted on The Aha! Connection from Jennifer Leslie of 11Alive via Facebook: Great update to a story we did 2 years ago on the female flaggers who were turning heads in #Dunwoody ( You may remember the crew started working with GS Construction as part of a […]

Rebuilt I-85 bridge to open by Monday morning

The rebuilt Interstate 85 bridge over Piedmont Road will reopen to traffic in time for the morning commute on Monday or even sooner, a full month ahead of the original schedule, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Wednesday. The bridge collapsed March 30 when a fire broke out in construction materials stored below the bridge. Since then, […]