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SE Ga Road Work: Weekly Traffic Interruption Advisory July 10 – 16

Georgia DOT continues essential road work throughout Southeast Georgia.  As a result, work on construction and maintenance projects will continue Saturday, July 10 through Friday, July 16.

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 Interruptions

Bulloch, Bryan, Effingham and Chatham Counties

SR67 to I-95                           

Lane closures for slab repair & replacement/Asphalt shoulder repair

Monday thru Sunday:

Milepost 126 to 142 EB and WB, 6am to 7pm & 7pm to 6am

Continuous thru weekend

Milepost 142 to 157 East Bound, from 8pm to 6am Nightly


Chatham County

I –16 MP 165 to MP 167 

Exit 167 A&B – Gwinnett St & MLK Ramps

EB and WB nighttime lane closures

Sunday thru Saturday from 7pm to 5am

Weekend continuous single lane closures

Bridge Overlay Construction



Bridge Closures and Road 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



Bridge Construction, Rehabilitation, and Maintenance

Glynn County

US17 @ Sidney Lanier Bridge                                                         

Daytime lane closures Mon. & Tues.

Routine Bridge inspection


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, 8am to 6pm


Appling-Toombs Counties

SR4/US1 Over Altamaha River

Intersection of SR4/US1 @ SR147

Daily Lane Closures for Roadway/Pipe Construction

Monday June 28 thru Friday July 2 from 8:00am to 6:00pm


Wayne County

SR169 at Goose Creek Bridge                                                         

From Milepost 3 to Milepost 4

Daily Lane Closures for Bridge Construction Activities

Monday thru Friday  (6-28-21 to 2-8-22)




Montgomery County

US 280 SR 30

South of SR 15 (Higgston) to East of Ailey

Lane Closures for asphalt resurfacing

Daily,  7am to 6pm


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 NB



Other Traffic Interruptions

Effingham County

SR 17 / Blue Jay RD                                                                     

Weekend Road Closure July 16 – July 19

Install storm drainage pipe & leveling existing roundabout.

Detour: SR 30, US 80, Midland Rd. & Sandhill Rd.


Chatham County

SR 21 @ O’Leary Rd (Quick Response)                                       

Lane Closure Sat. – Mon. 7am to 5pm

Paving operations to widen left turn lane


Chatham County

SR 307 from SR 21 to SR 25

Daily lane closures to replace pavement markings


Bulloch County

US80/SR 26 Mileposts 17 to 19                                                         

Daily lane closures concrete repair & replacement


Toombs County

SR 30 between Maple Dr. and US1/SR 4                                         

Weekend lane closures

Intersection pavement repairs


Montgomery County

SR 298 Mileposts 0 – 2                                                              

Daily lane closures

Pavement preservation


Toombs County

SR 298 Mileposts 0 – 1

Daily lane closures

Pavement preservation


Chatham County

US 80/SR 26 @ Sangrena Drive in Pooler                                   

New Signalized Intersection Activation

Thursday, July 15 mid-morning


South Georgia

Oversize Load Transport                                                                 

Depart Saturday 6am From Savannah Port to Alabama State Line at 2:40pm

Load Dimensions: Weight: 541,100; Height: 14’-9”; Width: 16’-4”; Length: 237’

Basic Route: Ocean Terminal; US 80; I-16 WB: US 341; US 80; Alabama State Line

Georgia State Patrol escort


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