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I-75 lane closure makes way for road repairs

I-75 lane closure makes way for road repairs

Crews plan to close a lane on both I-75 north and southbound starting Sunday evening.

According to a release, that'll be from mile markers 170-174 in both Bibb and Monroe counties. That's the stretch of interstate from Arkwright Road to Pate Road.

The construction is planned overnight from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. from March 2 through March 9.

Log Cabin Road Closures

Log Cabin Road Closures

On Tuesday and Wednesday, February 25 and 26, there will be single lane closures on Log Cabin Road near the bridge from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. as crews take core samples.

These samples are the precursor for design and construction of the road improvements from Alton Avenue to just past Emily Street. Improvements include street repair, improving and adding sidewalks, and improving storm drainage, and are being funded by the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) that was approved by voters in November 2010.

“We asked for these specific times for the closures so as to minimize the impact to traffic during the morning and evening as people went to and from work,” says Nigel Floyd, Macon-Bibb Traffic Engineer... Read More

GDOT launches Twitter feeds for specific highways

GDOT launches Twitter feeds for specific highways

ATLANTA (WXIA) -- The Georgia Department of Transportation has created 16 new Twitter accounts for traffic alerts throughout the state.

Each feed is tailored to a specific highway or region, according to GDOT spokeswoman Chata Spikes.

Spikes told 11Alive only serious accidents will be tweeted, as opposed to every single stall and fender bender on the highways.

I-475 lane closure due to guardrail repairs

I-475 lane closure due to guardrail repairs

Guardrail repair will close a lane on I-475 south Monday.

From 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m., the right lane will be closed near mile post 14, according to a release.

I-16, I-75 lane closure due to guardrail repairs

I-16, I-75 lane closure due to guardrail repairs

Guardrail repair will close a lane on I-75 southbound and I-16 eastbound south Monday.

From GDOT: 

--I-75 southbound, Bibb County, near mile marker 165, 1:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m., left lane closure near Exit 165 (I-16 EB)

--I-16 eastbound, Bibb County, near mile marker 1, 4:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m., left shoulder closure near Exit 1 (I-75)

Job openings in Macon

Job openings in Macon

Each Thursday, a Georgia Department of Labor representative joins 13WMAZ toshare several open jobs in the Central Georgia area.

You can watch this on 13WMAZ-TV on Thursday mornings and again at 5 p.m.