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GDOT: Lane Closure Advisory for the I-16 at I-95 Improvement Projects Through September 2

FYI for those traveling to and from Chatham

GDOT Weekly Update


Weather permitting, Georgia Department of Transportation construction partners will close interstate lanes. The closures are necessary for tree removal and widening activities for I-16, work on the new I-16/I-95 Interchange bridges, and placement of barrier walls.


Daytime Closures

Monday, August 30, 2021, through Thursday, September 2, 2021, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Daily)
Intermittent right and left lane closures at the following locations

  • I-16 westbound from Dean Forest Road (MP 160) to Chatham Parkway (MP 162)

Monday,  August 30, 2021, through Thursday, September 2, 2021, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Daily)
Intermittent right and left lane closures at the following locations

  • I-16 eastbound from Chatham Parkway (MP 162) to Dean Forest Road (MP 160)

Friday, September 3, 2021, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Daily)
Intermittent right and left lane closures at the following locations

  • I-16 westbound from Dean Forest Road (MP 160) to Chatham Parkway (MP 162)

Friday, September 3, 2021, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Daily)
Intermittent right and left lane closures at the following locations

  • I-16 eastbound from Chatham Parkway (MP 162) to Dean Forest Road (MP 160)

Overnight Closures

Monday, August 30, 2021, through Thursday, September 2, 2021, 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. (Nightly)
Intermittent right and left lane closures at the following locations

  • I-16 eastbound from Chatham Parkway (MP 162) to Dean Forest Road (MP 160)
  • I-16 westbound from Dean Forest Road (MP 160) to I-16 Chatham Parkway (MP 162)

Monday, August 30, 2021, through Thursday, September 2, 2021, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. (Nightly)
Double lane closures at the following locations

  • I-95 northbound @ I-16 overpass (MP 98 to MP 100)
  • I-95 southbound @ I-16 overpass (MP 101 to MP 98)

Holiday work restrictions will be in place beginning Friday, September 3, 2021 at 12 p.m. until Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at 5 a.m. No lane closures or work that restricts or interferes with traffic will be conducted during this timeframe.


Advisory: Exact time may change due to weather conditions. Motorists are advised to expect delays, exercise caution, and reduce their speed while traveling through work zones, stay alert, 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. Our maintenance team members who repair roads and bridges and our project teams who oversee construction projects are continuing their work while following sanitary work practices prescribed by health agencies to protect themselves and the public from the coronavirus.
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