The Georgia Department of Transportation announces routine maintenance activities planned for this week in Elbert and Madison Counties.
Work will begin on Tuesday, October 9 through Friday, October 12 weather permitting. If emergency response is needed at a crash scene or if emergency repairs are necessary this schedule will change.
In Elbert County a crew will re-stripe faded sections of SR 17, lane closures will be required as crews work; while another crew fills cracks in the driving surface of SR 72, and lane closures will be required as crews work. And in Madison County a crew will repair a damaged drainage pipe on SR 98, while SR 72 gets asphalt patched. Also, edge ruts will be repaired on SR 106 and faded striping will be re-striped on US 29/SR 8
Motorists should reduce their speed in these and all work zones.