Due to the storm conditions earlier this week, including excessive rain and flooding in the Marietta area, several roads throughout Cobb County remain closed.

Severe Weather Road Closure Advisory

All roads identified are within Cobb County. Roads within each city’s jurisdiction have been identified with an AC (Acworth), AU (Austell), KS (Kennesaw), MA (Marietta), or PS (Powder Springs).

REVISED AS OF 3:15 PM 9/25/09

  Road Cross-Street Jurisdiction
       
1 Birds Mill St Off Paper Mill Rd  
2 Burnt Hickory Rd Between Hadaway Rd and Old Mountain Rd  
3 Burnt Hickory Rd Between Acworth Due West Rd and Old Mountain Rd
4 Dry Creek Rd Near Bluff Rd  
5 Garrett Rd Near CH James Pkwy (SR 278) AU
6 Hembree Rd Between Post Oak Tritt Rd and Lassiter Rd  
7 Macland Rd (SR 360) Between Popular Springs Rd and Florence Rd / Corner Rd GDOT
8 Maner Rd East of S. Cobb Dr
9 Midway Rd Between Dallas Hwy and Due West Rd  
10 Nance Rd At Bridge near Cobblestone AC
11 Old Stilesboro Rd Between County Line Rd & Cheatham Rd  
12 Shaw Rd Oak Creek Dr (creek crossing)  

Although many of these roads are now open, we are keeping the list below online to show what roads were affected during the 2009 flood.

Severe Weather Road Closure Advisory

All roads identified are within Cobb County. Roads within each city’s jurisdiction have been identified with an AC (Acworth), AU (Austell), KS (Kennesaw), MA (Marietta), or PS (Powder Springs).

REVISED AS OF 6:00PM 9/22/09

Closures

  • 4714 Hallford Way/Waterford S/D (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • 4818 Ridgewood Creek Dr @ The Creek (road collapsed)
  • Austell Rd @ Maxham Rd (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Bells Ferry Rd near Lansing Dr (road flooded)
  • Bells Ferry Rd, north of Shiloh Rd (road flooded)
  • Birds Mill St (off Lower Roswell Rd) (60” CMP collapse)
  • Brown Rd between Hiram Lithia and Stout (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Brownsville Rd at Pine Valley at Paulding Co Line (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Burnt Hickory between Mars Hill Rd & Hadaway Rd (road collapsed closed AM 9/22/09)
  • Burnt Hickory Rd between Acworth Due West Rd and Old Mountain Rd (bridge closed)
  • Carter Rd & Sharon Dr @ Geralding Rd (creek crested)
  • CH James Pkwy (SR 278) @ Westside and Oglesby PS
  • Clarkdale Elementary flooded
  • Clay Rd @ Olley Creek (bridge flooded) (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Clay Rd @ Valley Lane (flooded) (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Clay Rd near Moseley @ Noses Creek Bridge (flooded) (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Cochise Dr, north of Paces Ferry Rd (flooded)
  • Columns Drive (flooded)
  • County Line Rd @ Mars Hill (bridge collapsing) (bridge needs inspection, checked but needs structural inspector; will need work on approach 9/22/09)
  • Doe Run @ Hiram Lithia Springs (flooded) (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • East Brandon Drive @ Trickum (culvert washed out/road caving) (CCDOT hauled 5 loads of crush-n-run PM 9/22/09)
  • Elliot @ CH James Pkwy
  • Eula Dr @ Keheley Rd (still closed AM 9/22/09 – gas leak – AGL onsite)
  • Flint Hill Rd @ Wales Dr (by the big church) (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Garrett Rd near CH James Pkwy (SR 278) AU (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Gordon Combs Rd @ Tanner Lake (road washed out) (CCDOT repairing, still closed PM 9/22/09)
  • Hiram & Sullivan (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Hiram Lithia Springs @ Doe Run Dr. (underwater) (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Hollamon Rd off Hiram Lithia Springs (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Hopkins at Ashley Woods PS (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Hopkins Crossing to Hopkins Ct on Hopkins Rd PS (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Hopkins Rd @ Wildhorse Dr (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Humphries Hill at Mill Branch AU
  • I-285
  • James Rd flint Hill Rd and Perkerson Mill AU (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Kennesaw @ Shady Lane
  • Kennesaw Dr BTW Dobb Dr & Ridgecrest Drive (closed due to rd erosion) KS (still closed PM 9/22/09 – need to have road looked at by maintenance crews)
  • Lancer Dr. @ Bengal (flooded) (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Legacy Park Cir @ Lullwater
  • Liberty Ridge (road missing) (one lane passable, DOT crews on site for repairs AM 9/22/09)
  • Lockhart @ Ben King (pond crested) KS (bridge compromised and being closed by City of Kennesaw 10AM)
  • Lockheed Dr (bridge completely gone) @ Big Shanty (near St. Charles Apts.) KS
  • Macedonia @ Avondale Pkwy (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Macland Rd (SR 360) @ Paulding County Line (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Macland Rd (SR 360) at Florence (roads gone) (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Maner Rd @ South Cobb Dr (still flooded AM 9/22/09 car needs removal)
  • Meadows Rd at Lewis Rd (flooded)
  • Nance Rd at Bridge near Cobblestone AC (bridge needs further inspection before can be opened – call Darren with Acworth at 770.975.0679 when bridge is okay)
  • Nance Rd between Old 41 Hwy and Acworth Due West Rd (bridge)
  • Neatherstone Dr near Trickum (bridge washed out)
  • New McEver Rd @ Cantrell (road damage) (road needs inspection before can be opened)
  • Nicholson Elementary (entrance flooded)
  • Old Alabama @ Cardell (still flooded PM 9/22/09)
  • Olde Mill Dr at Creek, just north of Olde Mill Ct
  • Paces Ferry Dr @ the River
  • Powder Springs @ Angham Rd. (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Powder Springs Dallas @ Old Lost Mountain (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Powder Springs Rd @ Forest Hill Road (bridge)
  • Randall Farm Road @ Orchard Knob Dr
  • Rio Montana (off Piedmont Rd)
  • Riverview Rd at VMH at County Line near RR tracks (closed 6” water, truck stuck) (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Shaw Rd at Oak Creek Dr (creek crossing) (half of road missing needs barricades AM 9/22/09)
  • Shipp Rd between Florence and Old Lost Mtn PS (on Shipp closed)
  • South Cobb Dr @ River View (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • South Gordon Rd at Cardell Rd (barricades placed by CCDOT, PM 9/22/09)
  • Sullivan between Stout and Hiram Lithia Springs (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Ten Oaks Circle
  • Ten Oaks Ct @ Hopkins Ct
  • Thornwood Rd @ Ridgewood Creek (washed out)
  • Wellcrest Drive @ Old Pine Mountain KS
  • Westchester Xing @ Blakedale Rd
  • Westside Rd at Bridge near the Bus Barn AU
  • Woodland Brook Dr @ Paces Ferry Rd (still flooded AM 9/22/09)
  • Woodland Drive @ White Oak Court
  • Wooten Lake Rd @ Joshua Way (closed AM 9/22/09, per Cobb PD)

 

OPENED

  • 150 Laura Lake Rd (dam break) (reopened PM 9/22/09, verified by Cobb PD)
  • 2335 Danielle Ct
  • 2647 Forest Way
  • 3310 Sewell Mill Rd (DOT is going to check bridge before opening)
  • 3341 Forest Hill Rd (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • 41 @ Old 41
  • 471 Stillwaters Dr (reopened PM 9/22/09, verified by CCDOT, needs guardrail repaired)
  • Acworth Due West @ Cobb Pkwy
  • Acworth Due West @ Northwest
  • Acworth Due West at Jim Owens—open 4:30
  • Acworth Due West S of 41—open 4:30
  • Baker Road @ Moon Station Lane
  • Bakers Grove KS
  • Barrett between Old 41 and Dallas Hwy
  • Barrett Lakes @ Cobb Place
  • Bells Ferry Rd @ Bramford (bridge inspected and reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Bells Ferry/Shiloh to Chastain
  • Ben King IFO Big Shanty Elem.
  • Ben King IFO Big Shanty Elem.
  • Black Acres @ Cobb Pkwy
  • Black Acres @ Cobb Pkwy
  • Bob Cox @ Dallas
  • Bob Cox @ Granville
  • Bridge on Pine Mountain near US 41 inspected and opened
  • Brownsville Rd at the Park off Marietta St PS (bridge inspected and road opened 11AM 9/22/09)
  • Bullard @ Old Lost Mountain (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Burnt Hickory @ Barrett
  • Burnt Hickory @ Brookstone
  • Burnt Hickory @ Tarpley
  • Busbee @ Chastain
  • Butler Creek Rd @ Pine Mountain KS
  • Canton @ Jamerson
  • Casteel & N. Cook
  • Casteel & N. Cook
  • Casteel @ N. Cook
  • Chastain @ Big Shanty
  • Chestea Drive @ Chalden Lane
  • Chestea Drive @ Chalden Lane
  • Childress off Shallowford
  • Cobb County @ Bells Ferry—open 7:40
  • Cobb Parkway between Old Hwy 41 and Barrett (near Noonday Creek) KS
  • Cobb Pk under Canton Conn Bridge both NB and SB MA
  • Cobb Pkwy @ Blue Springs (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Cobb Pkwy @ Cumberland Point
  • Cobb Pkwy from Acworth Due West to Jim Owens Rd, both NB and SB lanes (reopened AM 9/22/09 All SB Lanes, only 1 lane NB-outside lane)
  • Cobb Pkwy/SB @ Wilshire Ave
  • Cobb Pkwy@ White Circle—open 7:47
  • County Line ½- mile North of Burnt Hickory (reopened AM 9/22/09 retrieve barricades)
  • Dallas near Midway @ Creek Bridge
  • Delk Rd @ Bridge Near Spaghetti Warehouse (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Due West @ Lost Creek
  • Due West @ Northwest AC
  • Due West @ Scott Rd (reopened AM 9/22/09
  • East West Connector @ Hicks
  • East West Connector @ Hicks Rd.
  • Ebenezer @ Canton
  • Ebenezer @ Thornbrook
  • Fairwood Drive off Due West Road (reopened AM 9/22/09 barricades have been removed)
  • Fairwood Point @ Fairwood Dr (reopened AM 9/22/09 barricades have been removed)
  • Ford Road @ Ford Lake Place – half of one lane open
  • Fords Rd at Mars Hill—open 4:15
  • Fords Road @ County Line
  • George Busbee @ Town Center Dr.
  • Gordy Pkwy @ Sandy Plains
  • Hawkins Store @ The Creek (reopened AM 9/22/09 – large debris roadside needs removal)
  • Hiram Lithia Springs at Angham (underwater) (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Hiram Rd at Cross Creek—open 5:45
  • Hiram Road @ Cross Creek (underwater) (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Holland BTW Nichols & Due West
  • Holland BTW Nichols & Due West
  • Holt @ Old Sewell Mill
  • Holt Rd @ Old Sewell Rd
  • Hwy 278 Between Florence and Elliott PS
  • Hwy 41 North Dallas, North of Rutledge (Pine Mountain Area) KS (reopened PM 9/22/09)
  • I-575 NB and SB closed BTW Chastain Rd and SR-92 (reopened 10AM 9/22/09 per GDOT)
  • Indian Hills Drive near Old Canton
  • Irwin Road bridge inspected and opened
  • Jiles Road @ Foggy Bottom KS
  • Jim Owens @ Sharpell Ln (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Jim Owens @ Shiloh CT (reopened AM 9/22/09 – sidewalk broke and debris at bridge needs removal)
  • Jim Owens BTW A.D.W. & Cobb Pkwy (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Keheley Road @ Enchanted Wood (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Kings Crossing off Shallowford Rd (reopened AM 9/22/09 – some debris and tree removal need)
  • Lake Acworth Dr from Cherokee to Main St (reopened PM 9/22/09, verified by CCDOT)
  • Lower Roswell @ Cheridan
  • Mack Dobbs @ Cobb Pkwy (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Macland Rd @ Villa Rica Rd (road closed due to flooding)
  • Madison @ Midway
  • Main Street and McCollum Pkwy KS (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Mars Hill @ A.D.W.
  • Mars Hill @ Chipping
  • Mars Hill @ Walnut – open
  • Mars Hill @ Waterloo Dr.
  • Mars Hill in Dallas – open 6:00PM
  • McCollum Pkwy @ W. Duncan
  • McCullom Pkwy @ Airport
  • Midway @ Planters Hill
  • Midway Rd at Lovingwood Trail (creek crossing) (CCDOT repairing PM 9/22/09) (reopened PM 9/22/09)
  • Mohawk Trail @ Crossfield Lane (for record keeping purposes, this is located in Cherokee County and will be forwarded, status unknown PM 9/22/09).
  • Moon Rd at Florence Rd
  • Moon Rd at Hosanna
  • Moon Road @ Popular Springs (county line)
  • Moon Station @ Hwy 41 KS (reopened PM 9/22/09)
  • New Chastain @ Chastain Corners
  • New MacLand at Macedonia –open 3:04 PS
  • New Mcever Rd from Cantrell to Awtrey Elementary
  • New Salem @ Stilesboro
  • North Hadaway at Rolling Oaks (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • North Hadaway at Stilesboro Rd (reopened PM 9/22/09, verified by CCDOT)
  • Oakridge Commerce Pk @ Oakridge Dr
  • Old Canton @ Indian Hills
  • Old Canton @ Roswell Rd
  • Old Canton BTW Nichols & Due West
  • Old McEver at Poplar (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Old Mountain BTW Stilesboro & Burnt Hickory
  • Old Stilesboro @ Autumn Chase
  • Old Stilesboro between County Line & Cheatham
  • Old Stilesboro—open 4:15
  • Paper Mill @ Sope Creek Bridge (bridge inspected and reopened 10AM 9/22/09)
  • Paul Samuel @ Old Hamilton (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Pickens Rd @ Corner Rd – open 09:33
  • Piedmont @ Cajun
  • Piedmont @ Cajun
  • Pine Mountain @ Stilesboro
  • Pitner @ Cheatham
  • Poplar Springs at Corner and MacLand—open 5:15
  • Poplar Springs at Hamby—open 5:15
  • Popular Springs @ Dallas Hwy
  • Post Oak Tritt @ Liberty Ridge
  • Powder Springs Dallas between Finch and Florence PS (reopened AM 9/22/09)
  • Powder Springs Rd @ Hopkins Rd (reopened PM 9/22/09, verified by CCDOT)
  • Red Rock @ Marsden Trace
  • Rio Montana @ Piedmont
  • Robinson Farms at Robinson Rd
  • Robinson Road bridge inspected and opened
  • Rockbridge Rd Off Bells Ferry (water over the bridge)
  • Rutledge Road @ Hwy 41 KS
  • Sandy Plains @ Wigley
  • Sewell Mill Road bridge inspected and opened
  • Shadowlawn BTW Fox Hills & Cherokee Pl
  • Shallowford Rd Bridge @ Roswell City Limits
  • Shaw @ Piedmont
  • Shaw Rd BTW Piedmont & Ebenezer
  • Six Flags Pkwy @ Silver Cree S/D
  • Steinhauer @ Trickum
  • Stilesboro @ Old Stilesboro
  • Stilesboro Rd @ Frog Leap Trl (reopened PM 9/22/09, verified by Cobb PD)
  • Sunshine Trace off Norfolk Way (reopened PM 9/22/09, verified by Cobb PD)
  • Terrell Mill @ Powers Ferry
  • Terrell Mill Rd @ 75 Overpass
  • Terrell Mill Rd at 75 Overpass—08:08
  • Thornapple Ln off Burnt Hickory
  • Tourney Dr @ Trophy Dr
  • Vulcan @ Big Shanty
  • West Sandtown BTW Villa Rica & Dallas
  • West Sandtown off Dallas
  • Wilderness @ Friendship Church
  • Wilderness Dr just east of Luther Ct (road washed out) (reopened PM 9/22/09, verified by CCDOT)
  • Wooten Lake @ Shiloh
  • Wooten Lake BTW Shiloh & Wade Green (bridge washed out)
  • Wright Rd BTW Corner & Popular Springs
  • Wright Rd—open 5:15

For more information, please visit:
http://dot.cobbcountyga.gov/road_rept.htm

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