Posts tagged with "roadwork"

GDOT – Avoid non-essential travel on I-20 west, I-285 east

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt January 15, 2015

The weekend is here again and so are the crews performing roadwork on Metro Atlanta highways. “Motorists again are asked to avoid non-essential travel on the west side on I-20 and the east side on I-285,” the advisory from the Georgia Department of Transportation says. “Projects there will require lane closures, which, in turn, are likely to […]

GDOT – Avoid non-essential travel on west I-20 this weekend

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt January 8, 2015

The Georgia Department of Transportation has released its schedule for roadwork for the upcoming weekend. GDOT says, “Motorists again are asked to avoid non-essential travel on the west side on I-20. Projects there will require lane closures, which, in turn, are likely to result in delays.” This is the list of projects slated for this […]

GDOT has light weekend roadwork schedule

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt January 2, 2015

The Georgia Department of Transportation is resuming roadwork today, but taking it easy during the first weekend of the New Year. The to-do list: – Bridge joint repairs will require two westbound I-20 lanes between McDaniel and Langhorn streets be closed continuously from 9 pm, Friday, until 5 am, Monday; – And one right lane and one […]

GDOT – I-20 delays ahead

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 12, 2014

The Georgia Department of Transportation is warning drivers to avoid “non-essential” travel on I-20 this weekend. “Projects there will require lane closures which, in turn, are likely to result in delays,” GDOT says. The list of projects for this weekend, from GDOT. – Bridge joint and header replacement will require closing two eastbound I-20 lanes […]

GDOT roadwork resumes this weekend

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 5, 2014

After a holiday hiatus, the Georgia Department of Transportation will be back at it this weekend, with projects on I-20 and I-285. “After a much-deserved respite from lane closures throughout the Thanksgiving weekend, motorists again are asked to avoid non-essential travel on west side I-20,” the announcement from GDOT says. “Projects there will require lane […]

GDOT preparing for holiday break

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt November 21, 2014

The Georgia Department of Transportation is doing one more weekend of roadwork before the holiday break. “But the Department promises one more weekend of cooperation in avoiding the customary work areas will be justly rewarded with an extended Thanksgiving break from road construction,” the press release from GDOT says. GDOT is encouraging drivers to avoid […]

Weekend roadwork – Overnight work continues

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 25, 2014

Here are projects in our area that are scheduled for this weekend, according to the Georgia Department of Transportation. – There will be downtown, overnight re-striping of several westbound I-20 exit ramps. The projects will occur during the overnight hours from 8 pm to 6 am. Affected ramps include:  Flat Shoals Road, Glenwood Avenue, Capitol Avenue […]

Weekend roadwork – Construction on I-20, I-285

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 20, 2014

Georgia Department of Transportation will continue working on I-20 downtown, east and west of the metro area and will have several projects on the northwest side of I-285. “Each project has the potential to significantly impact traffic,” an advisory from GDOT says. There could be afternoon and evening thunderstorms, of course. It’s summer. That could […]

Weekend Roadwork – Still working on I-20

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 6, 2014

This is starting to become familiar. The Georgia Department of Transportation says I-20 “remains (the) focal point of weekend construction.” “If the weather cooperates this weekend, continuing Interstate Highway 20 construction projects in the Metropolitan Atlanta area – one on the westside; one eastside and two in downtown Atlanta – will again make I-20 travel […]

Weekend roadwork – I-20 still a no go

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 16, 2014

The Georgia Department of Transportation is repeating its warning from last weekend, saying I-20 roadwork will continue create huge delays. “Work along I-20 throughout Metro Atlanta will continue this weekend as three projects on I-20 will close lanes all along the corridor, weather permitting,” the announcement from GDOT says. “Georgia DOT is warning motorists to […]

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