DOT road work set for Tuesday at State Road 144, Ford Avenue

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Georgia Department of Transportation has a lane closures planned on State Road 144 and Ford Avenue at Cherokee Street.

The intersection of eastbound State Road 144 and Ford Avenue will close at Cherokee Street from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., on Aug. 3. DOT maintenance crews will be repairing a storm drain pipe at the intersection.

A single right lane of State Road 144 East will be temporarily closed to drivers approaching Cherokee Street. The State Road 144 westbound left turn lane onto Cherokee St. will also be temporarily closed. Cherokee Street will be temporarily closed at the intersection of State Road 144.

The DOT is recommending that drivers reduce speeds as they travel through this construction work zone. Message signs, barrels and cones will be utilized to alert the public of the upcoming changes.

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