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Twitter Feeds for Traffic Alerts

GDOT has 7 Regional and 16 Highway Twitter feeds for traffic alerts.   Each feed is targeted to a specific highway or region, so now you can follow just the accounts that interest you!  Below is a list of the new Twitter accounts, as well as links to them.  If you’re not currently on Twitter, sign up today! 


Regional Twitter Feeds                                                      Link

GDOTAtlTraffic                               https://twitter.com/GDOTAtlTraffic

GDOTEastTraffic                              https://twitter.com/GDOTEastTraffic

GDOTNETraffic                                https://twitter.com/GDOTNETraffic

GDOTNWTraffic                               https://twitter.com/GDOTNWTraffic

GDOTSETraffic                                https://twitter.com/GDOTSETraffic

GDOTSWTraffic                               https://twitter.com/GDOTSWTraffic

GDOTWestTraffic                             https://twitter.com/GDOTWestTraffic

Highway Twitter Feeds                                                      Link

I-75 in metro Atlanta                    https://twitter.com/GDOT_I75_ATL

I-85 in metro Atlanta                   https://twitter.com/GDOT_I85_ATL

I-285 in metro Atlanta                 https://twitter.com/GDOT_I285_ATL

I-20 in metro Atlanta                   https://twitter.com/GDOT_I20_ATL

SR 400 in metro Atlanta               https://twitter.com/GDOT_SR400_ATL

I-75 south of Atlanta                   https://twitter.com/GDOT_I75_S_GA

I-75 north of Atlanta                   https://twitter.com/GDOT_I75_N_GA

I-85 south of Atlanta                   https://twitter.com/GDOT_I85_S_GA

I-85 north of Atlanta                    https://twitter.com/GDOT_I85_N_GA

I-20 west of Atlanta                     https://twitter.com/GDOT_I20_W_GA

I-20 east of Atlanta                     https://twitter.com/GDOT_I20_E_GA

I-95 across eastern Georgia          https://twitter.com/GDOT_I95

I-16 between Macon & Savannah   https://twitter.com/GDOT_I16

I-24 & I-59 northwestern Georgia   https://twitter.com/GDOT_I24I59

Other ATL Highways (I-575, I-675, US 78, SR 141, SR 316 & SR 166)    https://twitter.com/GDOT_othATLhwys

Other Georgia Highways (I-520, I-516, I-185 & I-985)                         https://twitter.com/GDOT_othGAhwys

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I-285 & GA 400 Traffic Impact Alert

The Transform 285/400 improvement project is designed to help reduce traffic congestion and enhance safety in the area near the I-285/SR 400 interchange in metro Atlanta. This priority project adds new flyover ramps, new collector-distributor lanes and other facilities to aid east-west travel along I-285 and north-south travel along SR 400.

The project will improve 4.3 miles of I-285 from west of Roswell Road to east of Ashford Dunwoody Road and 6.2 miles along SR 400 from the Glenridge Connector to Spalding Drive.

Click here to view the Weekly Traffic Impact Alert.

Click here for more information about the project.

Weekend Construction & Lane Closures Statewide

Weather permitting; Georgia Department of Transportation continues to improve highway infrastructure throughout metropolitan Atlanta and statewide. As a result, work on construction and maintenance projects will continue this weekend.

In addition, with the convergence events happening in the downtown and midtown area beginning Friday and continuing throughout the weekend; motorists are advised to plan ahead, expect heavy delays and seek alternate routes.

Major projects of interest that will likely impact traffic includes the I-75 resurfacing project and Transform 285/400 project in Cobb and Fulton counties.

Click the following links to view the overall weekend lane closures and special events:

As always, for information about travel conditions on Georgia’s interstates and state routes, call 511 before getting on the road. Georgia 511 is a free phone service that provides real-time traffic and travel information statewide, including traffic conditions, incidents, lane closures, and delays. Callers can transfer to operators to request assistance or report incidents 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In metro Atlanta, you can also request HERO assistance by calling 511. More information is available at www.511ga.org.  

EMERGENCY ROADWORK: Ponce De Leon Ave at Briarcliff Rd/Moreland Ave

The intersection of Ponce de Leon Ave and Briarcliff Rd/Moreland Ave is closed due to emergency sinkhole repair. The work is scheduled from 9:00 pm Friday through 5:00 am Monday. In order to avoid extended delays, all motorists traveling through the area are encouraged to use alternate routes. For more information, please continue to check GA 511.

COVE LAKE RD Both Directions : DEKALB MEDICAL PKWY

Construction, Major impact.
All lanes closed.
DeKalb Co.
Expected clear: 7/28/2019 12:00 PM.
Last update: 7/15/2019 9:21 AM.
SR 8 Both Directions : SR 42/BRIARCLIFF

Construction, Major impact.
All lanes closed.
DeKalb Co.
Expected clear: tomorrow 5:00 AM.
Last update: 7/19/2019 9:03 PM.
For Georgia State Official 511 website visit: GA 511
source: Georgia DOT
 

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