GDOT: Interstate Lane Closing for I-16 at I-95 Improvement Projects by December 3



Weather permitting, Georgia Department of Transportation (Georgia DOT) construction partners will close interstate lanes at the locations listed below for the [email protected] improvement projects that widen I-16 and the I-16/I-95 intersection be reconstructed. The lane closures are required for I-16 widening work and bridge work at the I-16/I-516 interchange.

NOTE: Detour information is displayed in red font.


daily closings

Tuesday, November 29 to Saturday, December 3, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m
The right and left lanes are temporarily blocked at the following locations:

  • Westbound I-16 from I-16/I-516 Interchange (MP 164) to I-16/I-95 Interchange (MP 157)

Tuesday, November 29 to Saturday, December 3, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m
The right and left lanes are temporarily blocked at the following locations:

  • I-16 eastbound from Interchange I-16/I-95 (MP 157) to Interchange I-16/I-516 (MP 164)

Tuesday, November 29 through Saturday, December 3, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m
The right and left lanes are temporarily blocked at the following locations:

  • I-516 westbound at the I-16 Interchange from MP 5 to MP 6
  • I-516 eastbound at the I-16 Interchange from MP 6 to MP 5

overnight closure

Monday, November 28, 11 p.m. to 6 a.m
Tuesday, November 29 to Saturday, December 3, 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m
The right and left lanes are temporarily blocked at the following locations:

  • Westbound I-16 from I-16/I-516 Interchange (MP 164) to I-16/I-95 Interchange (MP 157)
  • I-16 eastbound from Interchange I-16/I-95 (MP 157) to Interchange I-16/I-516 (MP 164)

Monday, November 28, 11 p.m. to 5 a.m
Tuesday, November 29 to Saturday, December 3, 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m
Two-lane closures at the following locations:

  • I-95 northbound @ I-16 overpass (MP 98 to MP 100)
  • I-95 southbound @ I-16 overpass (MP 101 to MP 98)

Night closures with diversions

Monday, November 28, 11:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. to Tuesday, November 29, 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. (Night)
• I-16 eastbound between Chatham Parkway (MP 162) and I-516 eastbound (MP 164) (Map)
Motorists traveling eastbound on I-16 should exit onto Chatham Parkway (Exit 162), turn right off ramp, turn left onto US Highway 17/Ogeechee Road, left onto I-516 westbound and then take exit 5 onto I-16 eastbound.

Tuesday, November 29 to Saturday, December 3, 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. (at night)

  • Access from I-95 north to I-16 east (Exit 99A) (Map)

Motorists traveling northbound on I-95 should continue past the I-16/I-95 Interchange, exit at US Hwy 80 (Exit 102), turn left off the ramp, then turn left to merge onto I -95 Southbound, then take the I-. 16 Eastbound ramp (Exit 99A).

Wednesday, November 30, 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. (at night)

  • I-16 westbound at the I-16/I-95 interchange (Map)

Motorists traveling westbound on I-16 should exit onto I-95 northbound (Exit 157B), then exit onto US Highway 80 (Exit 102), turn left off the ramp, then turn left to merge onto I-95 South, then take I-16 Westbound ramp (Exit 99B).

Wednesday, November 30, 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. (at night)

  • I-95 Northbound to I-16 Westbound (Exit 99B) (Map)

Motorists traveling northbound on I-95 should continue past the I-16/I-95 interchange, exit at US Highway 80 (Exit 102), turn left off the ramp, then turn left to merge onto I -95 Southbound, then take the I-. 16 Westbound ramp (Exit 99B).

Wednesday, November 30, 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. (at night)

  • I-16 Westbound to I-95 Southbound (Exit 157A) (Map)

Motorists traveling westbound on I-16 should exit onto I-95 northbound (Exit 157B), then exit US Highway 80 (Exit 102), turn left off the ramp and then turn left to merge onto I-95 southbound.


Long term closure

Monday, November 28, 11 p.m. to May 31, 2023

  • Tremont Road under I-16 (Map)
  • Motorists arriving on Tremont Road north of I-16 should take Telfair Road north, turn right onto West Gwinnett Street, turn right onto I-516 eastbound, and then take Tremont Road (Exit 4 ) depart.
  • Motorists arriving on Tremont Road south of I-16 should take I-516 westbound to West Gwinnett Street (Exit 6), turn left on West Gwinnett Street and then left on Telfair Road to go north I-16 to get onto Tremont Road

Holiday work restrictions apply from Wednesday, November 23, 2022, 5:00 a.m. to Monday, November 28, 2022, 11:00 p.m. During this period, no lane closures or work that restricts or disrupts traffic will be carried out.


Advisory: Exact times are subject to change due to weather. In addition to this notification, there may be temporary traffic stops and lane and ramp closures within the work zone. Motorists are advised to anticipate delays, exercise caution, slow down while driving through work zones, remain vigilant and watch out for workers. Before you start driving, you can get real-time information about the working status and traffic conditions. Call 511, visit 511ga.org, or download the Georgia 511 app.




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