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2020 Rockbridge Road Expansion

Note that this page will be updated throughout the life of the project whenever significant events or milestones occur.

The Rockbridge Road Expansion a joint project of the GDOT and the Dekalb Transportation Dept. The purpose of the project is three-fold:

  • To expand the section of Rockbridge from just West of Allgood Rd to Rowland Road to three lanes. Which will consist of two traffic lanes and a center turn lane.
  • To add a sidewalk on the south side of the road.
  • To replace water lines running under the road with new lines.

map of Rockbridge Street

The Project Work Parameters are as follows:

  • Normal work hours will be M-F 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • It will be permissible to work evenings 7:00 PM - 6:00 AM and Saturdays. (will only be under special circumstances
  • Traffic Control method - single lane flagged traffic when necessary.
  • Access to businesses will be maintained, however it may not be the current access location.
  • Total Estimate for project: 540 Calendar Days

Major Project Components:

  • Clear and cut into south side of Rockbridge – rebuild retaining walls
  • Install water supply lines south side of road only
  • Build / Rebuild Road and Sidewalk
  • Move Utility Poles and Transmission lines from north to south side of road.