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SE Ga Road Work: Weekly Traffic Interruption Advisory August 7 – 13

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Georgia DOT continues essential road work throughout Southeast Georgia.  As a result, work on construction and maintenance projects will continue Saturday, August 7 through Friday, August 13.

All work subject to change due to weather or other factors. Motorists are cautioned to reduce their speed while traveling thru work zones, pay attention and watch for workers.

Traffic interruptions are listed below by interstates, categories, and counties.

Interstate 16

Bulloch, Bryan, Effingham and Chatham Counties

SR67 to I-95                  

Lane closures for asphalt shoulder paving

Friday, Aug 6 and Friday Aug 13

From Milepost 126 to 142, 6am to 7pm & 7pm to 6am


I-16 Exits 143, 137, 132, 127, 152 

Ramp closure for resurfacing asphalt shoulders

Nightly 7 p.m. until 6 a.m. (one ramp closure at a time)

Fully signed detours installed nightly

Detour: proceed to next exit, cross over interchange,

opposite direction on I-16, for interchange access


Interstate 516

Chatham County

I-516 EB Exit 4 Off Ramp                                                           

Ramp Closure for Concrete Slab Replacement

Beginning Friday, Aug 6 at 7pm through 5am Monday, Aug 9

Detour: Exit 4 Eastbound Traffic will use Exit 3 turning left onto

Ogeechee Rd then left onto Tremont Rd.


Bridge & Road Closures with Detours

Bryan County

Olive Branch Road (CR 12) over I-16                                         

Road closure for bridge raising and rehabilitation

Closing June 1 and expected reopening in July

Detour Route: US 280, US 80


Candler County

Excelsior Church Rd @ Ten Mile Creek                                   

Near Dutch Ford Road

Road Closure for the bridge replacement project

Expected reopening:  July 2021

Detour Route:  Dutch Ford Rd, Turner Rd, Jones Rd


Screven County

Beaverdam Creek @ Hilltonia-Perkins RD                              

Road Closure for the bridge replacement project

Detour Route Waynesboro Hwy (Hwy 24), Bascom Rd

Expected reopening: December 31, 2021


Charlton County 

Paxton Rd between Dixie Lake Rd & Marshall Crews Rd       

Road Closure for bridge replacement project

Expected reopening:  December 2021

Detour Route via Dixie Lake Rd and Altman Rd.


Clinch County

SR 168/122  @ Camp Creek                                                        

Road closure for bridge replacement project

Expected reopening December 2021

Detour route via SR 168, SR 37 and US 221


Toombs County

SR147 @ US1/SR4                                                                       

Road closure for US 1 widening project

Starting Monday, July 19, 2021

Expected Reopening:  July 2021

Detour Route:  US1/SR4, SR56, SR178


Bridge Construction, Rehabilitation, and Maintenance

Effingham County

Old River Rd @ I-16 interchange                                                 

Edgewater Dr to Industrial Pkwy

Monday-Friday 9am-4pm for final paving operation


Chatham County

Islands Expressway                                                                     

From Elba Island Rd to Oatland Island Rd

East & West single lane traffic flow on a single bridge

Continuous until further notice


Glynn County

US17/SR25 on Sidney Lanier Bridge                                          

Lane Closures for Bridge Rehabilitation Project

Monday thru Sunday, 6am to 6pm


Appling-Toombs Counties

SR4/US1 Over Altamaha River

West River Rd. (Appling Co.) to Bob Cato Rd. (Toombs Co.)

Daily Lane Closures for Bridge Construction Activities

Monday thru Friday, from 8:00am to 6:00pm  (8-31-2021)


Wayne County

SR169 at Goose Creek Bridge                                                     

From Milepost 3 to Milepost 4

Daily Lane Closures for Bridge Construction Activities

Monday thru Friday; 7am to 5pm   (02-08-2022)



Chatham County

SR 25/US17                                                                                   

Ogeechee River Bridge to I-516 Overpass

NB & SB Lane Closures for Paving Corrective Work

Sunday, Aug 8 to Friday, Aug 13, from 7pm to 6am, Daily


Chatham County

SR 17 (Jimmy Deloach Parkway)                                              

From Prescott Road to SR 21 Overpass

Lane Closures for Asphalt resurfacing

Monday, Aug 9 to Aug. 31 from 7pm to 6am, Daily


Bryan County   

SR 144                                                                                           

Cherokee St. To Belfast River Rd

Intermittent Lane closures for corrective work

Monday Aug 9 thru Friday Aug 13 from 7am to 7 pm, Daily


Bryan County

SR 144 Spur (Ft. McAllister Rd)                                                 

SR 144 To Grace Court Drive

Lane closures for milling and paving operations

Nightly 7pm to 6am

Sunday July 25 –  Saturday July 31


Glynn County

SR 32                                                                                            

SR 27 (Sterling) to Brantley Co. Line

Lane closures for milling and paving operations

Monday thru Friday, 7am to 6pm, until 09/30/2021


Glynn County

SR 25

SR 303 to South of Sidney Lanier Bridge

Lane closures for milling and paving operations

Monday thru Friday; 7am to 6pm until 09/30/2021


Other Traffic Interruptions

Tattnall County

US 301/US 25/SR 23 at SR 196                                                

Baxter Durrance Rd to Mile Field Rd

Roundabout construction Mon-Fri 8am-6pm


Effingham County

SR 17 @ Blue Jay Rd roundabout

Road Open as a 4 way stop


Bryan County

SR 144 @ I-95 Interchange

From Thunderbird Dr. to Longwood Dr.

Lane Closures/Flagging Operation for Pipe Installation

Friday, July 23 and Saturday, July 24 from 6 pm to 5 am, Daily


Camden County

SR 40

West of Grove Point Blvd to Truss Plant Road

Daily Lane Closures for milling, widening and paving operations

Monday thru Friday; 7am to 6pm until 11/30/2022


Glynn County

SR 25 Spur Northbound @ Canal Road                                

Monday night 7pm until 3pm

Milling and inlay to repair roadway after fuel spill

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