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SR 20 from I-575 to N. Corners Pkwy
Cherokee/Forsyth

PI:  0002862, 0003682, 0014131, 0014132, 0014133

This project is a 20-mile widening of SR 20 from I-575 in Canton to Cumming. Jurisdictions along the corridor include the City of Canton, unincorporated communities of Buffington, Macedonia, Orange, and Free Home in Cherokee County, as well as the unincorporated community of Ducktown and the City of Cumming in Forsyth County.

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 Video Renderings

       Schedule

       Archives

      Project Documents

      Previous Meetings

      NEXT STEPS
      • Next round of Public Information Open Houses targeted for Summer 2019, will include updated video renderings of the corridor
      • 90% Plans Review – late Fall 2019
      STATUS UPDATE

      Scope

      • Widening from 2-6 lanes (3 lanes in each direction), variable width raised median (min 20 ft.)
      • Urban shoulders with curb and gutter, 5ft sidewalks
      • Turn lanes at major driveways & intersections
      • R-cuts for turnaround to opposite direction, full median breaks at key locations, & signals at major intersections

      Benefits

      Alleviate Congestion

      Alleviate Congestion

      Reduce Crash Frequency

      Reduce Crash Frequency

      Improve East/West Mobility

      Improve East/West Mobility

       Feedback

      Please submit your feedback or request for more information to:

      Georgia Department of Transportation
      Cleopatra James, Project Manager
      Office of Program Delivery, 25th Floor
      600 West Peachtree Street, NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30308
      SR20Improvements@dot.ga.gov