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Traveling in Georgia

Georgia DOT provides a variety of resources to make traveling on our highway system a safe and easy experience. We encourage travelers to use our information and services to help plan your next trip or commute. 


 Weekend Lane Closures


 Teens in the Driver Seat


Teens in the Driver Seat (TDS) is a FREE peer-to-peer safety program designed to reduce the frequency of fatal crashes involving teen drivers by targeting young people behind the wheel. Georgia DOT and the Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) have partnered together and developed safety messages surrounding the five major causes of accidents:

  • Driving at Night
  • Speeding and Racing
  • Distractions
  • Seat Belt Usage
  • Drugs and Alcohol

 Drive Smart


Drive Smart Video Series

Watch Georgia DOT's series of educational videos about the impact of distracting driving. This video series was released in support of the Federal Highway Administration's Toward Zero Deaths initiative to reduce fatalities on the roadways .