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For Immediate Release:

Thursday, April 20, 2017


Jill Goldberg – 404.357.8038

Natalie Dale – 404.631.1814



Fulton County…

Overnight Lane Closure Planned on Peachtree Dunwoody Road for the Transform 285/400 Improvement Project



What:         Weather permitting, Georgia Department of Transportation contractors will close two lanes on Peachtree Dunwoody Road for drainage cleaning and video. 


When:        Thursday, April 20, 8 p.m. through Friday, April 21, 6 a.m.

One right lane going both northbound and southbound will close on Peachtree Dunwoody Road from Concourse Parkway to Lake Hearn Drive.


Advisory:    Exact 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, or download the Georgia 511 app. 



Georgia DOT, its developer partners and contractors are adjusting construction activities to reduce travel impacts to motorists during the I-85 closure. For the latest information on the I-85 bridge reconstruction, detours and travel alternatives, click here



Additional project information is available at






Pedestrian deaths continue to surge in Georgia - 236 walkers died in 2016. That’s a 40% increase in just two years! Georgia DOT’s SEE & BE SEEN campaign, in partnership with PEDS, aims to make it safer to walk in Georgia. Safety is a shared responsibility. Walkers and drivers: Pay attention. Walkers: make sure you can SEE & BE SEEN. Drivers: Slow down (speed kills). Visit #ArriveAliveGA