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Road & Location Advisories

3 Alerts
December 9, 2019 1:04 PM

Downtown Traffic & Pedestrian Signal Changes

A contractor for GDOT is upgrading 7 intersections along East Broad Street in downtown Athens. Pedestrians will push a button for a signal to cross the intersection instead of automatically receiving a signal, but will receive more time to cross.

A contractor for the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) is upgrading seven intersections along East Broad Street in downtown Athens – Thomas Street, Jackson Street, College Avenue, Lumpkin Street, Hull Street, and Pulaski Street – with new...

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December 9, 2019 9:19 AM

Power Line Clearing on Timothy Road During Dec. 9-13 & Possibly Dec. 16-20

Traffic congestion is possible on Timothy Road during Dec. 9-13 and also possibly Dec. 16-20 due to Georgia Power line clearance maintenance operations to prevent trees and brush from causing power outages or creating unsafe conditions.

Georgia Power is performing line clearance maintenance operations to prevent trees and brush from causing power outages or creating unsafe conditions along Timothy Road.

Athens-Clarke County's Landscape Management Division will assist with lane closures...

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November 26, 2019 11:17 AM

Crosswalk at 200 Block of Prince Avenue: Flashing Beacon Broken Due to Vehicle Accident

The Rectangular Rapid Flash Beacon on the 200 block of Prince Avenue was damaged due to a vehicle accident and will need to be replaced. The crosswalk will function as a standard mid-block crosswalk until repairs can be made to the RRFB.

The Rectangular Rapid Flash Beacon (RRFB) on the 200 block of Prince Avenue (near the Grit and Flagpole Magazine office) was damaged due to a vehicle accident and will need to be replaced. The crosswalk will function as a standard mid-block crosswalk...

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