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Road Maintenance Scheduled in Bibb, Jones, Monroe, Twiggs Counties

Road Maintenance Scheduled in Bibb, Jones, Monroe, Twiggs Counties

Maintenance work along Bibb, Jones, Monroe and Twiggs county State Routes is slated for this week, Monday through Friday, according to a Georgia Department of Transportation news release.

The possibility of work will be from 7 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Work should only require shoulder or median lane closures.

In Bibb, crews will work to clean and restore ditches along SR 247 at Guy Paine Rd.

In Jones County, they'll work on brush and tree cutting on SR 11, 18 and SR 49.

Mowing is scheduled along SR 18 in Monroe County.

In Twiggs County, crews will work on sign maintenance on SR 19 and 258.

 

I-16 Lane Closes Through Twiggs, Bleckley

I-16 Lane Closes Through Twiggs, Bleckley

An I-16 westbound lane closes next week for road maintenance known as "joint sealing," according to a Georgia Department of Transportation news release.

That's from Monday, July 23 through Wednesday, July 25 from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m.

300-Plus Ton Machine to Travel Along I-75, I-16

300-Plus Ton Machine to Travel Along I-75, I-16

If you're planning to travel on I-75 and I-16 Thursday nights, particularly after 8 p.m. and into the overnight hours, be sure to make way for a 628K lb. machine press making its way across Georgia.

A machine will be moved from the port of Savannah to KIA Motors Manufacturing plant in West Point, a Georgia Department of Transportation news release.

Drivers should be careful near the equipment, as its 20-feet wide and is expected to move slower than 45 miles per hour.

The wide load will travel along I-16 and I-75 to a weigh station in Forsyth. On Friday, crews move the equipment from the weigh station to Atlanta via Highway 285 westbound and I-85.

 

Mowing, Trimming Scheduled Along State Routes in Twiggs County

Mowing, Trimming Scheduled Along State Routes in Twiggs County

The Georgia Department of Transportation announces routine maintenance activities planned for this week in Twiggs County.

Mowing is scheduled along State Route 87. Trimming overgrown vegetation is also scheduled county-wide along State Routes.

Most activities will only require shoulder or median lane closures.

I-16 Lane Closure Expected Through Twiggs

I-16 Lane Closure Expected Through Twiggs

An I-16 lane will be closed both westbound and eastbound next week, a Georgia Department of Transportation news release says.

The lane closures are scheduled from 8 a.m. on Monday, June 25 through 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 between mile markers 26 and 27 and again at mile markers 29-30.