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Road Work Advisory

Road Work

Spalding Drive from Dunwoody Road to Chamblee Dunwoody Road - A portion of Spalding Drive will be closed between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 29 and Tuesday, Nov. 30 for utility work. Spalding Drive will be closed for through traffic between the intersection of Dunwoody Rd. and the traffic signal at Chamblee Dunwoody Rd.  Please use caution while driving through the work zone. Your patience is appreciated.

Peachtree Dunwoody Rd at Telford Road - Contractors will be on site removing trees until Tuesday, November 23. Traffic flow will be controlled by contractors between the hours of 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please drive slowly through the work zone. 

 

FY 2021

Roadway Striping

 

Bridge Repair and Maintenance 

11/29-12/3             Powers Ferry Road over Long Island Creek

12/6-12/10             Peachtree Dunwoody Road over Nancy Creek Tributary

 

Upcoming Weekend Closures & Activity from the GA Dept of Transportation
Metro Lane Closures:    Statewide Lane Closures:     Special Events:  

Transform 285/400

WHAT: Weather permitting, Georgia Department of Transportation construction partners will be closing lanes and certain ramps in order to introduce a new traffic pattern on SR 400 northbound. A list of  closures and detours with their associated times and locations is below.

WHEN/WHERE:        

Tuesday, November 23, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings:

  • One right lane on I-285 eastbound from Ashford Dunwoody Road to Chamblee Dunwoody Road
  • One right lane on SR 400 northbound from North Springs MARTA Station to Pitts Road
  • One right lane on SR 400 southbound from Pitts Road to North Springs MARTA Station

Closures and Detours:

Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound (Detour Map)

  • Motorists traveling eastbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue eastbound on Abernathy Road (changes into Perimeter Center W). Motorists should turn right onto Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right onto I-285 westbound. Motorists should then take Exit 27 and follow signs for SR 400 southbound.
  • Motorists traveling westbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue westbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should then turn left onto Roswell Road. Motorists should turn left onto I-285 eastbound. Motorists should take Exit 27 and follow signs for SR 400 southbound.

I-285 eastbound to Ashford Dunwoody Road (Detour Map)

  • Motorists traveling on I-285 eastbound for Ashford Dunwoody Road should continue on I-285 eastbound. Motorists should take Exit 30 Chamblee Dunwoody Road. Motorists should take a left onto Chamblee Dunwoody Road. Motorists should take a left onto I-285 westbound.

I-285 eastbound to Glenridge Drive (Detour Map)

  • Motorists traveling on I-285 eastbound to Glenridge Drive should take the SR 400 southbound exit. Motorists should continue on SR 400 southbound before taking the exit to Glenridge Connector. Motorists should turn left onto Glenridge Connector to access Glenridge Drive.

I-285 westbound to SR 400 southbound (Detour Map)

  • Motorists traveling on I-285 westbound to SR 400 southbound should take exit 27B towards Roswell Road. Motorists should take Exit 25 Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left onto Roswell Road. Motorists should turn left onto I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then take Exit 27 and follow signs for SR 400 southbound.

Wednesday, November 24, 12 p.m. through Monday, November 29, 11 p.m.

***HOLIDAY LANE CLOSURE RESTRICTIONS – NO CLOSURES***


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

 

ADVISORY:

Exact construction dates may change due to weather or other factors. Motorists are cautioned to reduce their speed while traveling through work zones. Pay attention and watch for workers. Before heading out, get real-time information on work status and traffic conditions. Call 511, visit http://www.511ga.org/ or download the Georgia 511 app.

Transform 285/400 Project Website

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

 

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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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.

 

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