For Immediate Release:
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Jill Goldberg – 404.357.8038
Natalie Dale – 404.631.1814
Overnight Lane Closure Planned on Peachtree Dunwoody Road for the
Transform 285/400 Improvement Project
Weather permitting, Georgia Department of Transportation contractors will close two lanes on Peachtree Dunwoody Road for drainage cleaning and video.
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
511ga.org, 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
Additional project information is available at
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