GA DOT Summer Highway Construction Season

ATLANTA, GA - It’s summertime and the Georgia Department of Transportation is advising motorists they should plan ahead to avoid overheated radiators (and tempers) – especially those who anticipate weekend travel on Interstate 20 between…

GDOT Suspends Construction Lane Closures for July 4…

TIFTON, Ga. – The Georgia Department of Transportation is suspending construction-related lane closures on interstates and other major state routes from noon Thursday through 5 a.m. the following Monday. The Georgia DOT traditionally restricts lane…

GDOT Restricts Lane Closures As Summer Travel Season…

TIFTON, GA – The Georgia Department of Transportation is suspending construction-related lane closures on interstates and other major state routes beginning at noon Friday as travelers take to the roads over the Memorial Day weekend,…

Trash Pile Grew During 2014 Litter Pick Up…

TIFTON, GA. – The amount of garbage collected in the Georgia Department of Transportation’s Southwest District during this year’s Litter Pick Up Week exceeded last year’s total despite heavy rainfall on the first day that…

Tifton Display to Mark Work Zone Safety Week…

TIFTON, GA. – The Georgia Department of Transportation’s southwest area will observe Work Zone Safety Week April 7-11 with a display outside the Tifton district office. The display will include 57 cones, representing GDOT employees…

GDOT Targets Roadside Garbage During Litter Pick Up…

TIFTON, GA. – From the comfort of a vehicle it’s easy to overlook the bottles, cans, paper, bits of tires and other debris that litters Georgia’s roadsides. The Georgia Department of Transportation aims to increase…