US 78/Main Street & SR 124/Scenic Highway
Displaced Left Turn Intersection

Georgia DOT is reconfiguring the intersection of US 78/Main Street and SR 124/Scenic Highway. The new Displaced Left Turn (DLT) improvements will increase the number of vehicles that can move through the intersection and help the intersection to operate more efficiently.

STATUS: Under Construction


      How to Navigate the Displaced Left Turn Intersection

      US 78 & SR 124 Continuous Flow Intersection

      A
      Turning Right From US 78/Main St

      Proceed to the intersection and turn right as you normally would, but you must yield to other vehicles that are traveling straight on SR 124/Scenic Hwy or turning left from US 78/Main St in the opposite direction. You must also stop for pedestrians in the crosswalk.

      B
      Going Straight Along US 78/Main St.

      When the traffic signal turns green, proceed as you normally would through the intersection. Just past the intersection at SR 124/Scenic Hwy, you will cross over lanes for opposing traffic and proceed straight on US 78/Main St.


      C
      Turning Right From SR 124/Scenic Hwy

      On southbound SR 124/Scenic Hwy:

      • Get in the dedicated right turn lane and proceed to the intersection.
      • If the traffic signal is a red arrow, you must stop; if it is a flashing yellow arrow, you may turn right after stopping for pedestrians. On northbound SR 124/Scenic Hwy:
      • No right turn is permitted onto eastbound US 78/Main St. Drivers who wish to head east on US 78/Main St should turn right on Henry Clower Blvd (to the south) and then turn right on US 78/Main St.

      D
      Going Straight Along SR 124/Scenic Hwy

      When the traffic signal turns green, proceed as you normally would through the intersection.


      E
      Turning Left From SR 124/Scenic Hwy

      On southbound SR 124/Scenic Hwy:

      • Get in the dedicated left turn lane.
      • At the traffic signal, when the left turn arrow is green, turn left onto eastbound US 78/Main St.
      • If there is a flashing yellow arrow, you may turn left, but you must yield to oncoming vehicles and pedestrians in the crosswalk.

      On northbound SR 124/Scenic Hwy:

      • No left turn is permitted onto westbound US 78/Main St. Drivers who wish to head west on US 78/Main St should turn left on Henry Clower Blvd (to the south) and then turn left on US 78/Main St.

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