breaking news

WATCH LIVE: Atlanta mayor speaks on Amazon, cold weather
Commuting in hell (and Atlanta)
Blog

Heavy traffic expected after delay-free holiday weekend

12:50 pm Jul. 8, 2016

Enjoyed navigating metro Atlanta last weekend without the typical roadwork that clogs interstates?

Don’t get used to it.

After suspending construction-related lane closures for the long Fourth of July weekend, Georgia Department of Transportation crews will be out

Construction suspended for Fourth of July weekend

4:25 pm Jun. 30, 2016

By Asia Burns

The Georgia Department of Transportation is trying to ease Fourth of July traffic congestion, officials said. In a press release, the department said it will suspend construction-related lane closures on interstate and major

Atlanta to swap traffic data with Waze navigation app

6:00 am Mar. 31, 2016

The city of Atlanta this week announced a partnership with the social navigation app Waze to share information about real-time construction, crashes, road closures and slow-downs.

The data-sharing partnership is aimed at assisting the city reduce

Old Alabama Road is hell on earth

10:25 am Sep. 14, 2015

Georgia Department of Transportation would like you to know that Old Alabama Road will be hell on earth for a while.

Well OK, they didn’t say exactly that. But let me tell you, that’s what this

I got a speeding ticket, and I deserved it

11:05 am Aug. 13, 2015

Last year, I wrote a I should’ve been paying attention. I should have noticed the flashing school zone sign. I shouldn’t have been going quite so fast, even if the normal speed limit on that