Lane and Road Closures and Special Alerts

Impacting Your Drive around Sandy Springs

  • Intermittent lane closures at Johnson Ferry Road & Riverside Drive as intersection improvements take place.  Activity continues through February, weather permitting. 
  • Atlanta Gas is working on installing new mains in the area near 1150 Mt Vernon Hwy. They are using the empty land site for equipment storage. 
  • In February, GDOT plans to at the Mt Vernon Hwy bridge with the existing bridge closing and traffic moved to the newly constructed bridge.   Detours and lane closures are planned.   Mount Vernon Hwy Traffic Switch_Things To Know

 

GDOT Top End Public Open House Meetings

The northern segment of I-285 in metro Atlanta is one of the most heavily-traveled and congested interstate highways in America. The GA Dept of Transportation is hosting a series of Public Information Open House meetings to discuss the future of transportation projects proposed along the northern half of the I-285 corridor, thees projects a part of the Major Mobility Investment Program. Mark your calendar and plan to attend to learn more about what is ahead on the network you drive.

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Upcoming Weekend Closures & Activity from the GA Dept of Transportation

Metro Lane Closures:    Statewide Lane Closures:     Special Events:  

 

Transform  285/400 PROJECT:

Upcoming Closures: 

Traffic Pacing on I-285 eastbound from Roswell Road to Perimeter Center Parkway: 

Monday, January 20, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Wednesday, January 22, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Friday, January 24, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Traffic Pacing on I-285 westbound from Chamblee Dunwoody Road to Perimeter Center Parkway:

Monday, January 20, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Wednesday, January 22, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Friday, January 24, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Traffic Pacing on Perimeter Center Parkway from Lake Hearn Drive to Hammond Drive:

Monday, January 20, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Wednesday, January 22, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Friday, January 24, 1:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Friday, January 17 through Sunday, January 19, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (2 nights)
Closure and Detour: Peachtree Dunwoody Road southbound from Hammond Drive to Lake Hearn Drive

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1FXapCRkb7XSIXgeRwS-UdWifGKEcE2d9/view

  • Motorists traveling southbound on Peachtree Dunwoody Road should turn left on Hammond Drive, turn right on Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound and westbound or motorists can continue on Ashford Dunwoody Road turn right on Perimeter Summit Parkway, the road name changes to Lake Hearn Drive, to Peachtree Dunwoody Road.
  •  Motorists traveling on I-285 westbound can exit at Ashford Dunwoody Road, turn left off the exit, right on Perimeter Summit Parkway, the road name changes to Lake Hearn Drive, to Peachtree Dunwoody Road.

Friday, January 17, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Traffic pacing on SR 400 northbound from Glenridge Connector to Hammond Drive

Friday, January 17, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Traffic pacing on SR 400 southbound from Hammond Drive to I-285

Monday, January 20 through Friday, January 24, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (4 nights)
Closure and Detour: I-285 westbound to SR 400 northbound
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1UwHb-_Eca2c2EeixZ9CIk3N18j5esJVv/view

  • Motorists traveling on I-285 westbound should continue and exit at Roswell Road Sandy Springs (Exit 25). Motorists will then be directed to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then take the I-285 eastbound exit to SR 400 northbound.

Monday, January 20 through Thursday, January 23, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (3 nights)
Various lanes (two right lanes, two left lanes) I-285 westbound from Peachtree Dunwoody Road to Glenridge Drive

Monday, January 20 through Thursday, January 23, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (3 nights)
Various lanes (two right lanes, two left lanes) on I-285 eastbound from Glenridge Drive to SR 400

Tuesday, January 21, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
One right lane on I-285 westbound from Chamblee Dunwoody Road to Ashford Dunwoody Road

Wednesday, January 22 through Saturday, January 25, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (3 nights)
Closure and Detour: Lake Forrest Drive from Allen Road to Northwood Drive

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1fE3lGosUHhT6HlAhdGx6lWnejII3N-lq/view

  • Motorists traveling southbound on Lake Forrest Drive should turn left on Allen Road then right on Roswell Road. Motorists should continue on Roswell Road then a right on Northwood Drive. Motorists should make a left on Lake Forrest Drive southbound.
  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forrest Drive should turn right on Northwood Drive then right on Roswell Road. Motorists should safely make a U-Turn at Lake Placid Drive and continue driving on Roswell Road. Motorists should turn left on Cliftwood Drive then a left on Sandy Springs Circle. Motorists should make a right on Allen Road then a right on Lake Forrest Drive northbound.

Wednesday, January 22 through Saturday, January 25, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (3 nights)
Closure and Detour: SR 400 southbound to I-285 westbound

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1sz7yHtbmD_7RqpGreXV1d31MMy5hyoDK/view

  • Motorists traveling on SR 400 southbound should exit at Glenridge Connector (Exit 3), then exit to SR 400 northbound. Motorists should continue on SR 400 northbound, then exit at I-285 westbound (Exit 4B).

Thursday, January 23 through Saturday, January 25, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (2 nights)
Closure and Detour: I-285 eastbound to SR 400 northbound
https://drive.google.com/file/d/196kIh2hEyFIQDyMFHSKfHo7S97Lf7gBq/view

  • Motorists should take SR 400 southbound exit then exit at Glenridge Connector (Exit 3). Motorists should turn right off the ramp, then turn right to access SR 400 northbound.

Thursday, January 23 through Saturday, January 25, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (2 nights)
One left lane on SR 400 northbound from Glenridge Connector to Hammond Drive

Thursday, January 23, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Closure and Detour:
SR 400 northbound to I-285 westbound

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xRMT4GxZT3RIBD42DLoxDYZpYP4T6i1J/view

  • Motorists traveling on SR 400 northbound to I-285 westbound should take the I-285 eastbound ramp (Exit 4A) and continue to Ashford Dunwoody Road (Exit 29). Motorists should turn left on the ramp to I-285 westbound.

Thursday, January 23, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

One right lane on I-285 westbound from Peachtree Dunwoody Road to Glenridge Drive

 

Friday, January 24, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Various lanes (two right lanes, three left lanes) on SR 400 northbound from Mount Vernon Highway to Spalding Drive

Traffic pacing will periodically occur on the I-285 eastbound and westbound on-ramps to SR 400, both northbound and southbound, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. to assist crews, supply materials, and allow for construction. Pacing may require that the ramp lane width be reduced to allow construction vehicles to enter and exit the work zone. Additional project information is available at http://www.dot.ga.gov/BuildSmart/Projects/Pages/I285SR400.aspx

 

Additional project information is available at http://www.dot.ga.gov/BuildSmart/Projects/Pages/I285SR400.aspx
 

Click here to view all materials related to this GA Dept. of Transportation project. 

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For issues or questions related to this project, please call the GDOT Hotline at 404-609-4609 or email Transform285400@dot.ga.gov

285_400 Project Maps 9.13.16   285_400 Project Fact Sheet 10.27.16
285_400 FAQs 11.2.16

Mt Vernon Fact Sheet

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Whenever you approach a work zone: slow down; allow extra distance between vehicles; read signs; obey road crew flaggers, and expect the unexpected.  For updated information about travel conditions on Georgia’s interstates and state routes, GDOT advises travelers to call 511 or consult www.511ga.org before heading out. Georgia 511 is a free service that provides real-time traffic and travel information statewide. Callers also can transfer to operators to request assistance or report incidents 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Week of 5/7/2018 - Riverside Drive from Johnson Ferry Rd. to I-285.

Week of 5/14/2018 Lake Island Drive from Glen Lake Dr. to Long Island Dr.

Week of 5/7/2018 - Riverside Drive from Johnson Ferry Rd. to I-285.

Week of 5/14/2018 Lake Island Drive from Glen Lake Dr. to Long Island Dr.

Preplan your route now - Weather permitting, GDOT is planning to close Abernathy Road under GA 400 this weekend, January 18 starting at 9 p.m. through January 21 at 5 a.m
Preplan your route now - Weather permitting, GDOT is planning to close Abernathy Road under GA 400 this weekend, January 18 starting at 9 p.m. through January 21 at 5 a.m
Preplan your route now - Weather permitting, GDOT is planning to close Abernathy Road under GA 400 this weekend, January 18 starting at 9 p.m. through January 21 at 5 a.m

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