Lane and Road Closures and Special Alerts Impacting Your Drive around Sandy Springs
Weather permitting, Georgia Department of Transportation construction partners will close the GA400 southbound ramps to I-285 eastbound for geotechnical investigations. Traffic will be detoured with signage indicating the new route. Uniformed officers will assist with traffic control.
Monday, September 25 through Wednesday, September 27, nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Detour GA 400 southbound to I-285 East
The GA 400 southbound entrance ramp to I-285 eastbound will close. Motorists traveling on GA 400 southbound to I-285 eastbound will be detoured to exit at the Glenridge Connector. Motorists will then be directed to GA 400 northbound to continue to the I-285 eastbound exit.
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Upcoming Weekend Closures & Activity from the GA Dept of Transportation
Metro Lane Closures:
· Statewide Lane Closures: http://www.dot.ga.gov/DriveSmart/WeekendClosures/StatewideLaneClosures.pdf
Transform 285/400 PROJECT:
Guardrail repairs and subsurface utility investigations are scheduled for next week, which will result in the following street and lane closures:
SR 400 southbound entrance ramp to I-285 east will close from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on 9/20-9/22; SR 400 southbound to I-285 eastbound will be detoured to exit at the Glenridge Connector to SR 400 northbound. Traffic will continue to the I-285 eastbound exit
Note: all dates are subject to change
Upcoming Construction: Mt. Vernon Highway Bridge
Watch for work crews around Mount Vernon Bridge this summer as the first major element of the Transform 285/400 improvement project gets underway. Georgia Department of Transportation (Georgia DOT) construction partners began utility relocations around the Mount Vernon Highway bridge over SR 400 in May.
Five Things You Need to Know:
Click here to view all materials related to this GA Dept. of Transportation project.
For issues or questions related to this project, please call the GDOT Hotline at 404-609-4609 or email Transform285400@dot.ga.gov
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.