GDOT schedule: More I-285 sign structure work

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt February 27, 2015
I-285 Source: Google Maps

I-285 Source: Google Maps

The Georgia Department of Transportation says to avoid I-285 again this weekend.

Crews will be performing more sign structure repairs and installations.

“Sign structure work will take place at different locations around the perimeter and will require lane closures, which, in turn, are likely to result in delays,” GDOT says.

Here’s he full list of projects this weekend, provided by GDOT.

Sign structure work near the top end of I-285 will require two lane closures on the inner and outer loop from Georgia (State Route) 400 to Ashford Dunwoody Road continuously from 7:30 pm, Friday until 7 am, Saturday;

More sign structure work will close two northbound lanes on I-285 from Covington Highway to the I-20 interchange continuously from 7:30 pm, Saturday until 7:30 am, Sunday;

On the southwest side of I-285, sign structure work will require two northbound lane closures between SR 139/ Martin Luther King Jr. Drive to Hollowell Parkway and one southbound lane closure from Cascade Road to the I-20 interchange, continuously from 9 pm, Friday, until 5 am, Monday;

The last of the sign structure work will close two northbound and one southbound lanes on I-285 from SR 279/Old National Highway to SR 6/ Camp Creek Parkway continuously from 9 pm, Friday, until 5 am, Monday;

Three eastbound lanes will close on I-20 between Joseph Lowery Boulevard to McDaniel Street for bridge joint repairs continuously from 9 pm, Friday, until 5 am, Monday;

On I-20 westbound, two right lanes and Pryor Street on-ramp and will close at near the I-75/85 interchange for a MARTA bridge painting project, continuously from 9 pm, Friday, until 5 am, Monday;

Two northbound lanes on I-285 will close between Bolton Road and South Atlanta Road continuously from 9 pm, Friday, until 5 am, Monday, for concrete rehabilitation;

On Georgia (State Route) 400, one northbound and one southbound lane will close between Sidney Marcus Boulevard and the I-285 interchange from 7 am, Saturday until 7 pm, Sunday for fiber optic cable installation;

One lane on SR 140/Holcomb Bridge Road at Old Alabama Road will close daily from 9 pm, Friday to 5 am, Monday;

Pipeline construction will require one lane closure at SR 237/Piedmont Road and Habersham Road from 8 am, until 5 pm, Saturday; and finally

On SR 154/ Memorial Drive, one lane will close between the Moreland Avenue and Wilkinson Drive and one lane will close on SR 154/ Memorial Drive between East Lake Drive and Candler Road both closures are from 9 am, until 3 pm, Saturday.

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