Expect traffic delays in Buckhead this weekend. State transportation officials plan to close two lanes on Peachtree Road to allow work crews to resurface the road, the Georgia Department of Transportation said Sept. 24.

Weather permitting, contractors will close two lanes of Peachtree between Pharr Road and Buckhead Avenue from 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 25, until 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 26.

DOT officials advised drivers to seek alternate routes.

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