South Avondale Road Lane Closure to Begin June 29

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Andrew Cauthen Alicia Pennie
Communications Manager Public Relations Manager
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June 26, 2020

South Avondale Road Lane Closure to Begin June 29
Construction to rehabilitate 515 linear feet of aging sewer pipe

DECATUR, Ga. – On Monday, June 29, lane closures are set to begin for sections of the eastbound and westbound lanes along South Avondale Road near Dartmouth Avenue from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. while crews work to rehabilitate approximately 515 linear feet of aging, ductile-iron sewer pipe. These sections of South Avondale Road will reopen on Friday, July 3.

The DeKalb County Department of Watershed Management has initiated this construction project as a part of ongoing maintenance to repair approximately 100,000 linear feet of sewer pipe to improve sewer service countywide.

Motorists should expect traffic delays stemming from the lane closure. Signs and traffic flaggers will assist motorists in moving safely around the lane closure. Our construction crews will work diligently to minimize the length of impact to motorists.

For more information, visit the DWM website at, call the DWM Project Information Line at 1-800-986-1108 or email