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ATLANTA, GA – To ease the stresses of the holiday season the Georgia Department of Transportation (Georgia DOT) announced today the suspension of construction-related lane closures on heavily traveled interstate highways and state routes near major shopping areas and tourist locations from 6 a.m. Saturday, December 21 to 10 p.m. Thursday, December 26 for the Christmas holiday. Restrictions are also in place for the New Year’s holiday from 6 a.m. Tuesday, December 31 to 5 a.m. Thursday, January 2. The statewide lane restrictions allow motorists work-zone free travel and reduced traffic congestion during the winter holidays.
If you’re traveling in Georgia during the holidays, read the full article in the Lanier County News December 19th print or e-edition!