Georgia Department of Transportation

  • Agency: Georgia Department of Transportation
  • Address: 600 West Peachtree NW, Atlanta, 30308 GA
  • Chief:
Phone: (404) 631-1990
Fax: (404) 631-1844

Georgia Department of Transportation is located at 600 West Peachtree NW, Atlanta, 30308 GA. The Georgia Department of Transportation phone number is (404) 631-1990.

Georgia Department of Transportation News

BEFORE/AFTER: Check out the I-285/SR 400 interchange from April 2017 to April 2018. The new interchange will feature flyover ramps connecting I-285 and SR 400. #TBT #Transform285400

More than 10 people in the U.S. are killed each day from distracted driving. #DriveAlert to #SaveALife. Source: Huffington Post

FROM ABOVE: The #NWCorridor Express Lanes at I-75 and I-285 are looking good in the sun! Get your Peach Pass and be ready when they open this summer!

HOV lanes decrease driving times, reduce stress and improve the region's air quality. How? The system is designated for carpools, vanpools, and transit buses — all ways of travel that reduce single-occupant vehicles on our busy roads. Photo Cred: AAA Roads

It’s the unofficial start to summer and that means we’re kicking off our summer construction season. One project we’re excited about is I-285 at Flat Shoals Rd. Check out this #BehindTheScenes look with State Construction Engineer John Hancock. #WorkingForYou

Parents! School is out for the summer, so try an alternate commute to avoid congestion! Teleworking, compressed work weeks or transit could all help you bypass traffic and get your time back. Visit to learn more. #Transform285400

Do you have concerns that need to be addressed? Questions that need to be answered? Visit to find out what district you're in so you can know who to contact to address your needs.

We are consistently working for you to ensure all accidents are cleared as quickly as possible and traffic issues are solved.


#JustGetGoing #GAExpressLanes

It’s the unofficial start to summer and that means Georgia DOT is gearing up to improve our roadways. We’ll be giving you a #BehindTheScenes look at our projects as well as in depth interviews. You don’t want to miss it! Click here for more info on major projects coming your way! #WorkingForYou

Before and After Dismantling. While the rest of us were observing Memorial Day and enjoying the unofficial kick-off to summer, GDOT contractors were hard at work removing the old beams of the Courtland Street Bridge above Decatur Street to make way for new construction. For more information and to watch time-lapse photography of the Courtland Street Bridge Project go to Downtown Atlanta Georgia State University

#DYK? Wearing a seatbelt is one of the most effective ways to prevent death or injury in a crash. #BuckleUp #ArriveAliveGA

Distracted driving is not only an issue in Georgia, but all over the country. What can you do to help our #DriveAlert #ArriveAliveGA initiative? Scott Higley, GDOT’s Director of Strategic Communications explains on our blog “The Extra Mile”.

Check out the #NWCorridor Express Lanes at I-75 & Delk Road. We're getting close to this summer's opening!

We've announced plans for an active 2018 summer construction season, with hundreds of construction and maintenance projects along interstates and state routes across Georgia. Major impact statewide projects include construction of two bridges on Island Expressway over the Wilmington River in Chatham County; the continued widening and reconstruction of SR 400 in Forsyth County (with an anticipated completion in October 2018); the Talbotton Road safety and congestion relief road widening in Muscogee County; and the resurfacing of I-75 in Lowndes County. Read here for more info

Have you checked out the TADA Application by our Office of Transportation Data? Check out this great tutorial and try it out for yourself! #WorkingForYou

Talk about a #TransformationTuesday! Check out I-85 and SR 316 in 1962 in comparison to now. Photo Cred: Moreland Altobelli

As summer construction ramps up, stay up to date with #Transform285400 lane closures and alerts. Join our email list here! #TipTuesday

Yikes! We hope no one was seriously injured. We're #WorkingForYou to get this fixed as quickly as possible. Remember to #DriveAlert #ArriveAliveGA

We are focused on improving the quality of life for all Georgians by investing in our transportation network. Check out our blog from Commissioner Russell McMurry on how we celebrated National Infrastructure Week.

Our #Transform285400 construction partner, North Perimeter Contractors LLC, is hosting a DBE job fair! June 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Goodwill Career Center in Decatur, GA. Check out jobs with NPC and their subcontractors! Contact 404.609.4609 for more info.

Happy #MemorialDay! Whatever the holiday, #GAExpressLanes can get you out of town fast. Get your Peach Pass and be ready for your next road trip!

Hot coffee is great...until it spills in your car, forcing you to want to clean the mess immediately. Get your caffeine fix before you head out on your commute.