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Road Work Advisory

Road Work

Peachtree Dunwoody Rd and Mt. Vernon Highway. On Thursday, October 21, beginning at 12 p.m., there will be a road closure for approximately 3 hours. Sandy Springs PD will be on site to regulate traffic flow.

Roswell Road and Morgan Falls Road. On Tuesday, October 19, beginning at 9 a.m., there will be intermittent lane closures of southbound and northbound lanes as contractors conduct traffic signal maintenance. Work should be completed late Tuesday afternoon. Please use caution when driving through the work zone.

Peachtree Dunwoody Road and Telford Place. Roadway safety improvements are currently underway. Weather permitting, contractors will be clearing trees for the safety improvements until Thursday, October 28. There will be intermittent lane closures during this time. Please slow down and use caution when driving through the work zone.

Sandy Springs Circle Repaving

Description:  In conjunction with the Sandy Springs Circle Streetscape Project, paving activity will occur along the project route from Hammond Drive to Mt. Vernon Highway Construction Timeline and Duration:  Paving activity is currently scheduled to begin on October 12, 2021, weather permitting.  Location:  Sandy Springs Circle, from Hammond Drive to Mt. Vernon Highway. Traffic Control:  Traffic will remain open during paving operations, but traffic may be delayed, subject to flagging operation.  Traffic is encouraged to avoid the area. 

FY2020 and FY2021 Resurfacing

Please note that the resurfacing schedule is subject to change as weather interruptions may delay work activities. Paving is routinely conducted in three phases with patching, then milling the existing pavement and finally installing a new asphalt topping.

 

Roadway Striping Maintenance Activities

Weather permitting, starting on Wednesday, October 20 through Wednesday, October 27, the City’s pavement marking contractor will complete long-line roadway striping (center lines and edge lines) at the following locations:

  • Roberts Drive from Roswell Road and SR 400
  • Glenridge Drive from Abernathy Road and Glenlake Pkwy
  • Dalrymple Road/Riverside Drive from west of Wildercliff Drive to Duncourtney Drive
  • Mt. Vernon Highway from Northside Drive to Woodridge Forest Trail
  • Peachtree Dunwoody Road from Abernathy Road to Spalding Drive
  • Johnson Ferry Road from Burdett Drive to Wright Road
  • Powers Ferry Road from Dudley Lane to the Atlanta City limits
  • Glenridge Connector from SR 400 NB ramps to SR 400 SB ramps
  • Dunwoody Place from Roberts Drive to Hightower Trail
  • Powers Ferry Road from Dupree Drive to Northside Drive
  • River Valley Road from Riverside Drive to Johnson Ferry Road

 

Bridge Repair and Maintenance

Work  Dates: 10/18 -10/29

Work Location

Northside Drive over Long Island Creek

Lake Forest Drive over Long Island Creek

Kingsport Dr over Long Island Creek

Hammond Drive over Nancy Creek Tributary

Tanacrest Drive over Chattahoochee River Tributary

Riverside Dr over Chattahoochee River Tributary

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

Transform 285/400

Continuous Closures:
General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings

  • One right lane on I-285 eastbound from Mt. Vernon Hwy to Roswell Road

Closure and Detour
Lake Forest Drive Full Closure

  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists should turn right on to Kingsport Drive then turn left on to Lake Placid Drive then left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to Cliftwood Drive NE. Motorists will then turn right or left on to Lake Forest Drive.
  • Motorists traveling southbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn left on to Allen Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists will then turn left on to Lake Forest Drive.

I-285 westbound to Roswell Road

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to Roswell Road will continue on I-285, then exit on Riverside Drive (Exit 24). Motorists will turn left on to Riverside Drive. Motorist will then turn left on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then exit on Roswell Road (Exit 25).

Overnight Closures:

Friday, October 15, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings

  • One right lane on I-285 eastbound from Mt. Vernon Hwy to Glenridge Drive
  • One right lane on SR 400 southbound from Spalding Drive to Abernathy Road
  • Two right lanes on I-285 westbound from Ashford Dunwoody Road to Chamblee Dunwoody Road

Closure and Detour
I-285 eastbound to Glenridge Drive

  • 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 on to Glenridge Connector to access Glenridge Drive

I-285 westbound to Roswell Road

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to Roswell Road will continue on I-285, then exit on Riverside Drive (Exit 24). Motorists will turn left on to Riverside Drive. Motorist will then turn left on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then exit on Roswell Road (Exit 25).

Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound

  • Motorists traveling southbound on Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound should continue south on Ashford Dunwoody Road, then make a left on Lake Hearn Drive. Motorist should turn right on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right I-285 eastbound

Lake Forest Drive Full Closure

  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists should turn right on to Kingsport Drive then turn left on to Lake Placid Drive then left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to Cliftwood Drive NE. Motorists will then turn right or left on to Lake Forest Drive.
  • Motorists traveling southbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn left on to Allen Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists will then turn left on to Lake Forest Drive.

Saturday, October 16, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings

  • One right lane on I-285 eastbound from Mt. Vernon Hwy to Roswell Road

Closure and Detour
Lake Forest Drive Full Closure

  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists should turn right on to Kingsport Drive then turn left on to Lake Placid Drive then left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to Cliftwood Drive NE. Motorists will then turn right or left on to Lake Forest Drive.
  • Motorists traveling southbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn left on to Allen Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists will then turn left on to Lake Forest Drive.

I-285 westbound to Roswell Road

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to Roswell Road will continue on I-285, then exit on Riverside Drive (Exit 24). Motorists will turn left on to Riverside Drive. Motorist will then turn left on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then exit on Roswell Road (Exit 25).

Sunday, October 17, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings

  • One right lane on I-285 eastbound from Mt. Vernon Hwy to Roswell Road

Closure and Detour
Lake Forest Drive Full Closure

  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists should turn right on to Kingsport Drive then turn left on to Lake Placid Drive then left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to Cliftwood Drive NE. Motorists will then turn right or left on to Lake Forest Drive.

I-285 westbound to Roswell Road

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to Roswell Road will continue on I-285, then exit on Riverside Drive (Exit 24). Motorists will turn left on to Riverside Drive. Motorist will then turn left on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then exit on Roswell Road (Exit 25).

Monday, October 18, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings

  • One left lane on SR 400 southbound from I-285 eastbound to I-285 westbound
  • One right lane SR 400 southbound from Spalding Drive to Abernathy Road
  • Three left lanes on SR 400 northbound from Hammond Drive to MARTA
  • One left lane on SR 400 southbound from Hammond Drive to I-285 westbound

Closure and Detour
Lake Forest Drive Full Closure

  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists should turn right on to Kingsport Drive then turn left on to Lake Placid Drive then left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to Cliftwood Drive NE. Motorists will then turn right or left on to Lake Forest Drive.
  • Motorists traveling southbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn left on to Allen Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists will then turn left on to Lake Forest Drive.

I-285 eastbound to Glenridge Drive

  • 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 on to Glenridge Connector to access Glenridge Drive

Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound

  • Motorists traveling southbound on Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound should continue south on Ashford Dunwoody Road, then make a left on Lake Hearn Drive. Motorist should turn right on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right I-285 eastbound

I-285 westbound to Ashford Dunwoody Road

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to Ashford Dunwoody Road should continue on I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should turn left on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorist should then turn left on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists will then be able to turn left or right onto Ashford Dunwoody Road.

I-285 westbound to SR 400 southbound

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to SR 400 southbound should continue on I-285 westbound. Motorists should exit on Riverside Drive. Motorists should turn left on Riverside Drive. Motorists should then turn right on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists will then exit on to SR 400 southbound.

Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound

  • Motorists traveling eastbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue eastbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn right on to Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right on to I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on SR 400 southbound.
  • Motorists traveling westbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue westbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then exit on to SR 400 southbound.

Tuesday, October 19, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings

  • Three left lanes on SR 400 northbound from Hammond Drive to MARTA
  • Three left lanes on SR 400 southbound before Abernathy Road to Hammond Drive

Closure and Detour
Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound

  • Motorists traveling eastbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue eastbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn right on to Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right on to I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on SR 400 southbound.
  • Motorists traveling westbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue westbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then exit on to SR 400 southbound.

Lake Forest Drive Full Closure

  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists should turn right on to Kingsport Drive then turn left on to Lake Placid Drive then left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to Cliftwood Drive NE. Motorists will then turn right or left on to Lake Forest Drive.
  • Motorists traveling southbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn left on to Allen Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists will then turn left on to Lake Forest Drive.

I-285 eastbound to Glenridge Drive

  • 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 on to Glenridge Connector to access Glenridge Drive

Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound

  • Motorists traveling southbound on Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound should continue south on Ashford Dunwoody Road, then make a left on Lake Hearn Drive. Motorist should turn right on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right I-285 eastbound

I-285 westbound to Ashford Dunwoody Road

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to Ashford Dunwoody Road should continue on I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should turn left on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorist should then turn left on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists will then be able to turn left or right onto Ashford Dunwoody Road.

Wednesday, October 20, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings

  • Three left lanes on SR 400 southbound before Abernathy Road to Hammond Drive
  • Two right lanes on westbound Hammond Drive from Barfield Road to SR 400
  • Two left lanes on eastbound Hammond Drive from Barfield Road to SR 400

Closure and Detour
Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound

  • Motorists traveling eastbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue eastbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn right on to Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right on to I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on SR 400 southbound.
  • Motorists traveling westbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue westbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then exit on to SR 400 southbound.

Lake Forest Drive Full Closure

  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists should turn right on to Kingsport Drive then turn left on to Lake Placid Drive then left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to Cliftwood Drive NE. Motorists will then turn right or left on to Lake Forest Drive.
  • Motorists traveling southbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn left on to Allen Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists will then turn left on to Lake Forest Drive.

I-285 eastbound to Glenridge Drive

  • 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 on to Glenridge Connector to access Glenridge Drive

Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound

  • Motorists traveling southbound on Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound should continue south on Ashford Dunwoody Road, then make a left on Lake Hearn Drive. Motorist should turn right on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right I-285 eastbound

I-285 westbound to Ashford Dunwoody Road

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to Ashford Dunwoody Road should continue on I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should turn left on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorist should then turn left on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists will then be able to turn left or right onto Ashford Dunwoody Road.

Peachtree Dunwoody Road from Lake Hearn Drive to Hammond Drive

  • Motorists traveling south on Peachtree Dunwoody Road to I-285 should turn left on to Hammond Drive. Motorists should then turn right on to Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists will then have access to I-285 eastbound and westbound.
  • Motorists traveling south on Peachtree Dunwoody Road should turn left on to Hammond Drive. Motorists should then turn right on to Perimeter Center Parkway. Motorists should turn right on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists should then turn left on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road.
  • Motorists traveling north on Peachtree Dunwoody Road to I-285 should turn right on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists should then turn left on to Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists will then have access to I-285 eastbound and westbound.
  • Motorists traveling north on Peachtree Dunwoody Road should turn right on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists should then turn left on to Perimeter Center Parkway. Motorists should then turn left on to Hammond Drive. Motorists should then turn right on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road.

 
Thursday, October 21, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings
None

Closure and Detour
Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound

  • Motorists traveling eastbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue eastbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn right on to Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right on to I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on SR 400 southbound.
  • Motorists traveling westbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue westbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then exit on to SR 400 southbound.

Lake Forest Drive Full Closure

  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists should turn right on to Kingsport Drive then turn left on to Lake Placid Drive then left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to Cliftwood Drive NE. Motorists will then turn right or left on to Lake Forest Drive.
  • Motorists traveling southbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn left on to Allen Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists will then turn left on to Lake Forest Drive.

I-285 eastbound to Glenridge Drive

  • 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 on to Glenridge Connector to access Glenridge Drive

Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound

  • Motorists traveling southbound on Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound should continue south on Ashford Dunwoody Road, then make a left on Lake Hearn Drive. Motorist should turn right on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right I-285 eastbound

I-285 westbound to Ashford Dunwoody Road

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to Ashford Dunwoody Road should continue on I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should turn left on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorist should then turn left on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists will then be able to turn left or right onto Ashford Dunwoody Road.

Peachtree Dunwoody Road from Lake Hearn Drive to Hammond Drive

  • Motorists traveling south on Peachtree Dunwoody Road to I-285 should turn left on to Hammond Drive. Motorists should then turn right on to Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists will then have access to I-285 eastbound and westbound.
  • Motorists traveling south on Peachtree Dunwoody Road should turn left on to Hammond Drive. Motorists should then turn right on to Perimeter Center Parkway. Motorists should turn right on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists should then turn left on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road.
  • Motorists traveling north on Peachtree Dunwoody Road to I-285 should turn right on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists should then turn left on to Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists will then have access to I-285 eastbound and westbound.
  • Motorists traveling north on Peachtree Dunwoody Road should turn right on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists should then turn left on to Perimeter Center Parkway. Motorists should then turn left on to Hammond Drive. Motorists should then turn right on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road.

Friday, October 22, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
General Lane Closures & Traffic Pacings

  • Three left lanes on SR 400 southbound from Spalding Drive to Abernathy Road
  • Two right lanes on SR 400 southbound Spalding Drive to Abernathy Road
  • One right lane on SR 400 northbound from Spalding Drive to Pitts Road
  • Two right lane on SR 400 northbound from Spalding Drive to Pitts Road
  • One right lane on I-285 eastbound from Mt. Vernon Highway to SR 400 southbound

Closure and Detour
Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound

  • Motorists traveling eastbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue eastbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn right on to Ashford Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right on to I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on SR 400 southbound.
  • Motorists traveling westbound on Abernathy Road to SR 400 southbound should continue westbound on Abernathy Road. Motorists should turn left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to I-285 eastbound. Motorists should then exit on to SR 400 southbound.

Lake Forest Drive Full Closure

  • Motorists traveling northbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists should turn right on to Kingsport Drive then turn left on to Lake Placid Drive then left on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn left on to Cliftwood Drive NE. Motorists will then turn right or left on to Lake Forest Drive.
  • Motorists traveling southbound on Lake Forest Drive should turn left on to Allen Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Roswell Road. Motorists should then turn right on to Northwood Drive. Motorists will then turn left on to Lake Forest Drive.

I-285 eastbound to Glenridge Drive

  • 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 on to Glenridge Connector to access Glenridge Drive

Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound

  • Motorists traveling southbound on Ashford Dunwoody Road to I-285 eastbound should continue south on Ashford Dunwoody Road, then make a left on Lake Hearn Drive. Motorist should turn right on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should then turn right I-285 eastbound

I-285 westbound to Ashford Dunwoody Road

  • Motorists traveling westbound on I-285 to Ashford Dunwoody Road should continue on I-285 westbound. Motorists should then exit on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorists should turn left on to Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Motorist should then turn left on to Lake Hearn Drive. Motorists will then be able to turn left or right onto Ashford Dunwoody Road.

 
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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