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I-20 on ramp from Alcovy Road to close temporarily
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The Georgia Department of Transportation has announced the I-20 westbound on-ramp from Alcovy Road in Newton County will be closed, weather permitting, to traffic from 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. on Thursday Feb. 14.

The purpose of this temporary closure is to facilitate the placement of part of the new concrete ramp. A signed detour will be in place. As with all road construction, motorists are advised to use extreme caution in construction

Georgia DOT urges travelers to call 511 for updated information about this or any other construction project on interstates and state routes. Georgia 511 is a free phone service that provides real-time traffic and travel information statewide.

Callers can also reach live operators to request assistance or report incidents 24 hours a day, seven days a week. More information is available at