Georgia DOT Continues Maintenance Work in Elbert and Surrounding Counties

November 5, 2012

The Georgia Department of Transportation continues work this week in Elbert, Hart, and Madison Counties.

In Elbert County, work is expected to continue on Highway 72, also known as Athens Highway. Crews will be filling in cracks in the asphalt. A single lane closure will be utilized for the work.

In Hart County, crews will put the finishing touches on vegetation clearing on State Routes 77 Spur and 181. Finally, in Madison County, crews will continue to clean and hand sweep State Route 8.

Crews will work today through Friday, November 9. Work hours are 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. as long as weather permits. Motorists are asked to reduce their speed in these and any work zones they come across.