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SEGA Weekly Traffic Interruption Advisory – Apr. 24-30, 2021

Georgia DOT continues essential road work throughout Southeast Georgia.  As a result, work on construction and maintenance projects will continue Saturday, April 24 through Friday, April 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 95 Interruptions

I-95over SR 40 (Exit 3) and Satilla RiverCamden County
Lane closures for bridge maintenance 
Monday thru Thursday, 7pm to 7am  

Interstate 16 Interruptions

SR67 to I-95         Bulloch, Bryan, Effingham and Chatham Counties
Lane closures for slab repair and replacement  
Monday thru Saturday: 
Milepost 126 to 142 from 6am to 7pm  
Milepost 142 to 157 from 8pm to 6am

I –16 MP 165 to MP 167  (Gwinnett St Overpass)      ChathamCounty
Lane closures for bridge overlay construction 
Nightly from 7 pm to 5 am,   

Bridge Closures and Road Detours

Spring Creek Rd @ Spring Creek Bulloch County
NearStilson-Leefield Rd
Road closure for the bridge replacement project 
Expected reopening:  May 2021 
Detour Route:  Rough Rider Rd, Stilson-Leefield Rd 

Arcola Road @ Upper Black Creek BridgeBulloch County
Near Rozier Rd
Road closure for the bridge replacement project 
Expected reopening:  November 2021 
Detour Route: SR 46, SR 67, Brooklet-Denmark Rd, Mud Rd 

Excelsior Church Rd @ Ten Mile Creek                       Candler County
Near Dutch Ford Road
Road Closure for the bridge replacement project 
Expected reopening:  July 2021 
Detour Route:  Dutch Ford Rd, Turner Rd, Jones Rd 

Bridge Construction, Rehabilitation, and Maintenance

Islands ExpresswayChatham County
From Elba Island Rd to Oatland Island Rd
EB & WB single lane closures for bridge construction
Daily from 9am to 3pm  

US17/SR 25                                                                    Chatham County
From Ogeechee River to I-516
Single lane closures for signal work for resurfacing 
Daily from 7 pm to 6 am

US17/SR25 at Sidney Lanier Bridge                             Glynn County
Lane Closures for Bridge Rehabilitation Project 
Monday thru Sunday from 6am to 6pm 


US301 Bypass                                                              Bulloch County
From US301/SR73 (north of Statesboro) to SR67 (Fair Rd)
Lane Closures for asphalt resurfacing 
Monday thru Sunday, from 7pm to 6am 

SR 204 Milepost 15-21                                                  Chatham County
Nightly lane closures 9pm-6am for resurfacing

Other Traffic Interruptions

SR 24 Milepost 8.6                                                        Screven County
Daily lane closures for roadway repairs

US341/SR27                                                                 Telfair County
From First Avenue to Second Ave, McRae
Lane closures for pavement widening & crosswalks installation
Monday thru Friday, 8am to 5pm 

Ramp and Lane Closure Advisory for the 16@95 Improvement Projects

WHAT:          Weather permitting, Georgia Department of Transportation construction partners will close interstate ramp (I-95 northbound Exit 99A) and lanes on I-16 eastbound and westbound between I-16/I-95 Interchange and Dean Forest Road Interchange (Exit 160). The closures are necessary to accomplish tree removal and barrier wall installation and ramp roadway improvements. 

*NOTES: Detour information is shown using red text.


Daytime Closures:

Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Intermittent right and left lane closures at the following locations

  • I-16 eastbound from I-16/I-95 Interchange (MP 157) to Dean Forest Road (MP 160)
  • I-16 westbound from Dean Forest Road (MP 160) to I-16/I-95 Interchange (MP 157)

Overnight Closures:

Monday through Saturday 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Intermittent right and left lane closures at the following locations 

  • I-16 eastbound from I-16/I-95 Interchange (MP 157) to Dean Forest Road (MP 160)
  • I-16 westbound from Dean Forest Road (MP 160) to I-16/I-95 Interchange (MP 157)

Nighttime Closure and Detour

11 p.m., Thursday through 5 a.m., Friday

I-95 northbound to I-16 eastbound ramp (Exit 99A) (Map)

  • Motorists traveling on I-95 northbound should continue past the I-16/ I-95 Interchange, exit at US Hwy 80 (Exit 102) turn left off the ramp, then turn left to access I-95 southbound, then take the I-16 eastbound ramp (Exit 99A).

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.

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