Several closures scheduled for Augusta-area roads - WFXG FOX 54 - News Now

Several closures scheduled for Augusta-area roads

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) -

Several closures are scheduled on Augusta roads this week for construction and maintenance, according to Georgia Department of Transportation officials. 

Mike Padgett Highway will be closed at the rail crossing in McBean between 8 a.m. Tuesday and 5 p.m. Wednesday.

A signed detour will be in place using Hephzibah-McBean Road and State Route 121/U.S. 25. Advance warning signs and barricades will be located at intersections prior to the closure.

One outside lane on each side of Deans Bridge Road between Augusta Tech Drive and Kipling Road will be closed between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. 

A single lane at the intersection of Wrightsboro Road and Belair Road will be closed between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.

Motorists should also watch for maintenance on several other roads between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, including: 

 

  • a single lane closure for bridge joint maintenance on Interstate 520 between mile markers 16 and 17 east and west at Laney Walker Boulevard and Sand Bar Ferry Road
  • a single lane closure on State Route 4 between mile markers 19 and 22.2 for curb and gutter maintenance
  • roadway shoulder maintenance to reclaim right of way on Richmond County State Route 10 between mile markers 4 and 5
  • a single lane closure for concrete repair on Interstate 20 west between mile marker 200 and the Savannah River

 

GDOT officials ask that motorists use caution, reduce their speed and be alert to changing traffic conditions in work zones. 

Copyright 2014 WFXG. All rights reserved.

 

 

  • NEWSMore>>

  • In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

    In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:21:21 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:17:49 GMT
    A boy stares out of a heavily tinted bus window leaving a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility Tuesday in McAllen, TX. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)A boy stares out of a heavily tinted bus window leaving a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility Tuesday in McAllen, TX. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

    Trump signs executive order to keep families together at border, says 'zero-tolerance' prosecution policy will continue.

    More >>

    Trump signs executive order to keep families together at border, says 'zero-tolerance' prosecution policy will continue.

    More >>
  • At least 3 "tender age" shelters set up for child migrants

    At least 3 "tender age" shelters set up for child migrants

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-06-20 01:12:25 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:16 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:16:01 GMT
    Nicole Hernandez, of the Mexican state of Guerrero, holds on to her mother as they wait with other families to request political asylum in the United States, across the border in Tijuana, Mexico, on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)Nicole Hernandez, of the Mexican state of Guerrero, holds on to her mother as they wait with other families to request political asylum in the United States, across the border in Tijuana, Mexico, on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

    Migrant babies and young children are being held in special "tender age" shelters after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border.

    More >>

    Migrant babies and young children are being held in special "tender age" shelters after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border.

    More >>
  • Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

    Trump administration pulls US out of UN human rights council

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:00 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:00:59 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-06-22 20:15:45 GMT
    (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...(Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP, File). FILE - This is a Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2008 file photo, showing a general view of the Human Rights Room (Room XX) at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Diplomats say the United...
    The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations' main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution.More >>
    The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations' main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution.More >>
Powered by Frankly