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SE Ga Road Work: Weekly Traffic Interruption Advisory July 24- 30

Georgia DOT continues essential road work throughout Southeast Georgia.  As a result, work on construction and maintenance projects will continue Saturday, July 24 through Friday, July 30.

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

I-16 from SR67 to I-95       

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



Effingham County

I – 16 MP 147 To MP 148                                                         

EB & WB Lane Closures for Painting  Bridge.

Tuesday July 26, 2021 from 9 AM – 5 PM To July 30, 2021


Chatham County

I –16 MP 165 to MP 167                                                          

Exit 167 A&B – Gwinnett St & MLK Ramps

Continuous single lane closures over the weekend for bridge overlay construction

Friday July 23 from beginning at 7 pm to  5 am Monday  July 26



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


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





Bridge Construction, Rehabilitation, and Maintenance

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



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


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)




Chatham County

SR 25/US17                                                                            

Ogeechee River Bridge to I-516 Overpass

NB & SB Lane Closures for Paving Corrective Work

Sunday, July 25 to Friday, July 30, from 7pm to 6am, nightly


Bryan County   

SR 144

Cherokee St. To Belfast River Rd

Intermittent Lane closures for corrective work

Monday July 26 thru Friday July 30 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


Screven County

SR 73                                                                                     

Lane Closures for asphalt resurfacing

Daily 7AM to 7PM until July 31, 2021


Glynn County

SR 32                                                                                     

SR 27 (Sterling) to Brantley Co. Line

Lane closures for milling and paving operations

Monday thru Friday, 3am to Noon, until September 30, 2021


Chatham County

SR 307 from SR 21 to SR 25                                               

Pavement Marking Improvements

Week night and weekend lane closures to replace pavement markings


Bulloch County

SR 26 MP 17.41 to 18.84                                                      

Pavement Preservation

Daily lane closures for concrete pavement repair and replacement.


Toombs County

SR 30 Between Maple Dr. and SR 4                                   

Pavement Preservation

Weekend lane closures to repair pavement at these intersections.


Toombs MP 0-0.6, Montgomery MP 0-1.16

SR 298

Pavement Preservation

Daily lane closures for resurfacing.


Toombs County

SR 297 MP 0.79 – 9.00                                                          

Pavement Preservation

Daily lane closures for resurfacing.


Long County

SR 57@SR 38                                                                       

Pavement Preservation

Weekend lane closures and shifts for repair of pavement




Other Traffic Interruptions

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


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