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New All-Way Stop Coming to Monroe County Intersection

New All-Way Stop Coming to Monroe County Intersection

The Georgia Department of Transportation announced the intersection of SR 87 and Juliette Rd. in Monroe County will be converted from a two-way stop to an all-way stop.

That's according to a GDOT news release.

This change occurs during early morning hours on Wednesday, March 7.

Upgrades will include:

 

  • Changing the existing overhead yellow flashers to all red flashers
  • The installation of double indicated “Stop Ahead” signs and “Stop” signs on the approaches of SR 87, as well as “Stop Bars” and rumble strips
  • The installation of “4-Way Stop” plaques on all approaches

Lane Closure on I-75 for Guardrail Repair

Lane Closure on I-75 for Guardrail Repair

 

SINGLE LANE CLOSURE ON I-75 NORTHBOUND FOR GUARDRAIL REPAIRS

 

WHEN:          8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. daily, Monday, February 27 through Wednesday, February 29, weather permitting

 

WHERE:       I-75 northbound at mile marker 178 (near Exit 177; SR 408/I-475 split) and mile markers 198 (Exit 198; High Falls Road) and 227 (Exit 227; I-675 split)

 

WHAT:          Contractors for the Georgia DOT have scheduled a single outside lane closure on I-75 northbound as follows:

 

I-16, I-75 Lane Closures Scheduled Due to Guardrail Repairs

I-16, I-75 Lane Closures Scheduled Due to Guardrail Repairs

 

Georgia Department of Transportation expects a lane to be closed on I-75 and I-16 during guardrail repair. Those lane closures are in Bibb, Monroe and Twiggs counties.

Here's the schedule:

 

Online Survey Helps GDOT Connect Central Georgia

Online Survey Helps GDOT Connect Central Georgia

Georgia Department of Transportation is conducting an online survey to determine Central Georgia's transportation needs. 

Take the online survey.

The purpose of the study: 

 this study will be the first holistic look at traffic and goods movement across this portion of the state and will build off of the accomplishments and lessons learned from previous transportation studies. The study includes thorough analysis of operational and capacity needs to improve safety, freight movements, person mobility, and connectivity across Central Georgia through the year 2035.

Road Closures on I-75 South

Road Closures on I-75 South

The Georgia Department of Transportation closes two lanes on I-75 South on Monday Dec. 12.

The two right lanes will be closed between mile markers 182 and 178.

Crews are scheduled to work from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. nightly through Friday, Dec. 16.

Free Weekend Christmas Events

Free Weekend Christmas Events
  • Downtown Macon's Friday Fest 2nd Annual Christmas Caroling. Anyone can participate! Meet in Third St. Park at 6 p.m.
  • Tennille Christmas on the Square, Friday Dec. 9 at 5:30 p.m.
  • Eastman Christmas Parade starts Saturday, Dec. 10 at 1 p.m.
  • Gray Second Saturday Fest until 7 p.m. Santa is at the Carriage House from 2-7 p.m. Saturday.
  • Drive-thru nativity scene at Riverside UMC in Macon, open from 6:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday [free admission]
  • Drive-thru nativity scene at Lighthouse Baptist Church on Sardis Church Rd. opens 6:30 p.m until 8 Friday and Saturday [free admission]
  • Drive-thru Bethlehem in Cochran, 6-8 p.m.Dec. 9, 10 & 11 [free admission] Bethany Baptist Church, 608 Ga. Hwy.