Originally created 08/20/00

Making tracks



The Augusta Chronicle, the state Department of Transportation and city traffic engineers want to keep Augustans informed about when and where road work is scheduled to occur. An updated list of area road projects for the week appears Sundays in The Chronicle.

Traffic officials advise drivers to avoid construction areas by taking alternate routes, if possible. Please note, transportation crews' work schedules are tentative and can be delayed by weather conditions or equipment malfunctions.

Monday-Thursday: Nightly lane closures on eastbound Bobby Jones Expressway between Scott Nixon Memorial Drive and Gordon Highway between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m.

Monday-Thursday: Daytime lane closures on Gordon Highway and Wheeler Road at Bobby Jones Expressway between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Ongoing: The intersection of Hephzibah-McBean and Story Mill roads will be closed while construction crews add new turn lanes to the area. Detours will be posted.

Wrightsboro Road at Bobby Jones Expressway is being widened to add turn lanes for interstate access.