Transportation Department warns of lane closures on I-75

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt September 25, 2015
Atlanta Downtown Connector. Source: Wikimedia commons

Atlanta Downtown Connector. Source: Wikimedia commons

The Georgia Department of Transportation says work on I-75 express lanes will require lane closures that will result in traffic delays.

Here is the full list of projects, provided by GDOT.

– On I-285, two northbound lanes will close between Cascade Road and SR 280/ South Cobb Drive and two southbound lanes will close between the I-85 interchange and the I-20 interchange from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday;

– Sign structure work will require one northbound lane and one southbound lane will close on I-285 between the I-85 interchange and SR 14 SPUR/ SR 279/ Old National Highway from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday;

– The Express Lanes Project will require one northbound and one southbound lane closure on I-75 between SR 5/ SR 5 Spur and Wade Green Road from 9 p.m., Friday until 12 p.m., Saturday;

– One lane and the off-ramps will close on I-75 southbound at SR 120 Loop/ North Marietta Parkway from 9 p.m., Friday, until 12 p.m., Saturday for work on the Express Lanes Project;

– The Express Lanes project will also require a traffic detour at Barrett Parkway. Traffic exiting Barrett Parkway will be detoured onto I-75 southbound from 9 p.m., Friday until 12 p.m., Saturday (see attachment);
I-75 NB & B.Pkwy Detour 09_25_2015

– The Express Lanes Project will require another detour at Cobb Parkway. Traffic exiting at Cobb Parkway will be detoured back on to I-75 southbound from 9 p.m., Friday until 12 p.m., Saturday (see attachment);

I-75 SB to Cobb Pkwy Ramp Closure Detour 9_22_2015

– Lastly, on I-575, the Express Lanes project will require one southbound lane to close at Bells Ferry Road from 9 p.m., Friday until 12 p.m., Saturday and from 9 p.m., Sunday until 5 a.m., Monday;

– On I-75, one northbound lane will close between SR 120 Loop/South Marietta Parkway and SR 5/SR 5 Spur from 6:30 a.m., until 3:30 p.m., Saturday;

– Work on the South Metro Express Lanes will require up to two lane closures on I-75 northbound between SR 155/ McDonough Road to SR 138/ Stockbridge Highway from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m.,Monday for Mount Carmel Bridge demolition;

– On Georgia (State Route) 400 one northbound and one southbound lane will close at Northridge Road from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Saturday for striping;

– One northbound and one southbound lane will close on Georgia (State Route) 400 between Sidney Marcus Boulevard and Lenox Road from 8 a.m., until 5 p.m., Saturday;

– On I-85, crews will stripe the northbound and southbound on and off ramps between SR 139/ Riverdale Road and Cleveland Avenue nightly from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday. No ramps will close at any time;

– Two eastbound and two westbound lanes and the on and off ramps will on close on I-20 at Lee Road from 9 p.m., Friday until 12 p.m., Sunday;

– One lane will close on I-20 westbound at Fairburn Road from 9 a.m., until 3 p.m., Saturday for guardrail repairs;

– On 1-20, two eastbound lanes will close between the I-285 interchange and SR 139/ Martin Luther King Jr. DriveĀ  and two westbound lanes will close between SR 139/ Martin Luther King Jr. Drive to SR 280/ H.E. Holmes from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday;

– Lastly on I-20, two eastbound lanes will close between Almon Road and SR 12/US 278 continuously from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday;

– One lane will close on Old Alabama Road between Buice Road and SR 141/Medlock Bridge Road from 8 a.m., until 5 p.m., Saturday for utility work;

– On Candler Road, one northbound and one southbound lane will close between McAfee Road and Daws Avenue from 9:30 a.m., until 3:30 p.m., Friday and fromĀ  8 a.m., until 5 p.m., Saturday;

– On SR 9/ North Main Street in Alpharetta, one lane will close between Canton Street and Winthrope Chase Drive from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday for paving;

– Two lanes will close on SR 9/Peachtree Road between Pharr Road and Buckhead Avenue from 7:30 p.m., Friday until 4 p.m., Saturday; and finally

– On SR 154/ Memorial Drive, one lane will close from Moreland Avenue to Wilkinson Drive and one lane will close on SR 154/ Memorial Drive from East Lake Drive to Candler Road both closures are from9 a.m., until 3 p.m., Saturday.

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