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Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected Sept. 8-11

Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected Sept. 8-11
SR 400 will have scheduled daytime lane closures and traffic paces at Pilgrim Mill Road for bridge construction Tuesday, Sept. 8 through Friday, Sept. 11.  Below is the schedule of planned traffic impacts: Tuesday, Sept. 8 (7 a.m. to 3 p.m.) • Two lane (outside) closure on SR 400 northbound at Pilgrim Mill Road  • Several traffic paces on SR 400 northbound  Wednesday, Sept. 9 (7 a.m. to 3 p.m.)                                                                      • One lane (inside) ...

Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected This Week

Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected This Week
SR 400 will have scheduled daytime lane closures and traffic paces at Pilgrim Mill Road for bridge construction Tuesday, Sept. 1 through Friday, Sept. 4.   Below is the schedule of planned traffic impacts: Tuesday, Sept. 1 (7 a.m. to 3 p.m.) • Two lane (outside) closure on SR 400 northbound at Pilgrim Mill Road  • Several traffic paces on SR 400 northbound  Wednesday, Sept. 2 (7 a.m. to 3 p.m.)                                                                      • One lane (inside) ...

Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected August 26 and 27

Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected August 26 and 27
SR 400 will have scheduled southbound daytime lane closures and traffic paces at Pilgrim Mill Road for bridge construction Wednesday, Aug. 26 and Thursday, Aug. 27.  Below is the schedule of planned traffic impacts: Wednesday, Aug. 26 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)                                                                      • Two lane (outside) closure on SR 400 southbound at Pilgrim Mill Road  • Several traffic paces on SR 400 southbound  Thursday, Aug. 27, (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)    ...

Various Lane Closures on SR 400 and Pilgrim Mill Road Expected August 17-20

Various Lane Closures on SR 400 and Pilgrim Mill Road Expected August 17-20
SR 400 will have various scheduled north and southbound daytime lane closures and traffic paces at Pilgrim Mill Road for bridge construction Monday, Aug. 17, through Wednesday, Aug. 19. Commuters can also expect a nighttime single lane closure on Pilgrim Mill Road (westbound) at SR 400 on Wednesday, Aug. 19, and Thursday, Aug. 20.  Below is the schedule of planned traffic impacts: Monday, Aug. 17 (7 a.m. to 3 p.m.)                                                                ...

Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected August 4 and 5

Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected August 4 and 5
SR 400 will have a scheduled daytime northbound lane closure at Pilgrim Mill Road for bridge construction work as well as north and southbound traffic paces on Aug. 4 and 5. The single lane closure (inside) on SR 400 northbound and north and/or southbound traffic paces are scheduled to take place between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. The work is weather dependent which could result in some fluctuation. Updates will be posted on the County Facebook and Twitter pages as necessary.

Portion of Samples Road to Close for Repair Aug. 3-7

Portion of Samples Road to Close for Repair Aug. 3-7
A portion of Samples Road will be temporarily closed to through traffic from Parker Drive to 2925 Samples Road, to allow for the replacement of a cross drain. The closure will begin Monday, Aug. 3, until Friday, Aug. 7, weather permitting. Drivers can detour using Nuckolls Road to go to or from SR 20 to Buford Dam Road.

Forsyth County Recognized as a “County of Excellence” for Transportation Bond Initiative

Forsyth County Recognized as a “County of Excellence” for Transportation Bond Initiative
Forsyth County has been named the recipient of the 2020 County of Excellence award, presented by the Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG), in the category of infrastructure and transportation for the County’s innovative approach to addressing community needs with a Transportation Bond.   During their meeting Thursday, July 23, the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners recognized the Engineering and Finance Departments for the achievement.   “We are thrilled to be recognized for the work that has been put in place over the past six years with the bond,” said Forsyth County Director of Engineering John Cunard. “Our Transportation Bond set an example for other communities to consider going forward for ...

Lane Closures on Sanders Road Expected July 15- Sept. 30

Lane Closures on Sanders Road Expected July 15- Sept. 30
Sanders Road will have intermittent single lanes closures from Buford Dam Road to SR 20 for sidewalk construction, beginning July 15 until Sept. 30.  Closures will be Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (no Saturday or Sunday lane closures). These closures are weather dependent. Updates will be posted on the County Facebook and Twitter pages as necessary.

Lane Closure on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected July 21

Lane Closure on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected July 21
SR 400 will have a scheduled daytime northbound lane closure at Pilgrim Mill Road for bridge construction work as well as north and southbound traffic paces on Tuesday, July 21. The single lane closure (inside) on SR 400 northbound at Pilgrim Mill Road and several traffic paces on SR 400 northbound and/or southbound will take place between 5:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The work is weather dependent which could result in some fluctuation. Updates will be posted on the County Facebook and Twitter pages as necessary.

Various Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected July 13-17

Various Lane Closures on SR 400 at Pilgrim Mill Road Expected July 13-17
SR 400 will have various scheduled north and southbound traffic paces and closures in conjunction with Pilgrim Mill Road bridge construction. Scheduled lane closures will be from Monday, July 13 through Friday, July 17. Closures include a single lane closure (inside) on SR 400 northbound at Pilgrim Mill Road and several traffic paces on SR 400 northbound and/or southbound. Closures will take place daily from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., except Thursday, July 16, when work will begin at 5:30 a.m. These closures are all weather dependent which could result in some fluctuation. Updates will be posted on the County Facebook ...

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