Georgia DOT: Work on I-75, I-285 continues this weekend

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 3, 2015
Atlanta Downtown Connector. Source: Wikimedia commons

Atlanta Downtown Connector. Source: Wikimedia commons

Following a Thanksgiving weekend hiatus, the Georgia Department of Transportation is back on the job.

GDOT says there will lane closures and delays due to construction of the I-75 express lanes and work on I-285.

Here’s the full to-do list, courtesy of GDOT:

– The Express Lanes project will require a traffic detour at I-75 southbound and the Canton Road Connector. Canton Road Connector traffic traveling I-75 southbound will be directed to take the I-75 northbound ramp to travel northbound to Barrett Parkway (Exit 269). Traffic will then be directed to turn left on Barrett Parkway followed by another left to then enter I-75 Southbound via the ramp from Barrett Parkway. The detour will take place from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Saturday;

– One lane will close on I-285 between the I-75 interchange and SR 3/US 41/Cobb Parkway from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Saturday for the Express Lanes project;

– A traffic pace will require all lanes to close on I-75 northbound and southbound between Windy Hill Road and SR 120/Marietta Parkway from 6:30 a.m., until 9:30 a.m., Sunday;

– Lastly, the Express Lanes project  will require two northbound and two southbound lanes closures on I-75 between Windy Ridge Parkway and Windy Hill Road from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Saturday;

– The South Metro Express Lanes project will require all northbound and southbound lanes to close on I-75 for a traffic pace between Hudson Bridge Road and Mt. Zion Boulevard from 11 a.m., until 2:30 p.m., Saturday;

– The South Metro Express Lanes project will also require all northbound and southbound lanes to close on I-675 for a traffic pace between the I-75 interchange and SR 42/US 23 from 11 a.m., until 2:30 p.m., Saturday;

– Sign structure work will require two northbound lanes to close on I-75 between the SR 120/ South Marietta Parkway and SR 120/North Marietta Parkway from 8 p.m., Sunday until 5 a.m., Monday;

– One lane will close on the I-285 westbound ramp to I-85 northbound from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday for concrete rehabilitation work;

– One lane will close on Dawson Boulevard (the I-85 access road) between the Tom Moreland Interchange (Spaghetti Junction) and Pleasant Hill Road from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday;

– Two westbound lanes and the on and off ramps will close on I-20 between SR 12/U.S. 278 and Alcovy Road continuously from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday;

– On the southwest side of I-285, two westbound lanes and one eastbound lane will close at SR 42/US 23/Moreland Avenue from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday;

– Up to three northbound and three southbound lanes will close on the Eastside Perimeter (I-285) between Chamblee Tucker Road and the I-20 interchange from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday for corrective striping work;

– Rolling lane closures on Georgia (State Route) 400 will require one northbound and one southbound lane to close between Lenox Road and SR 140/ Holcomb Bridge Road nightly from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday for striping;

– One lane will close at the intersection of SR 237/Piedmont Road and Habersham Road from 8 a.m., until 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday;

– One northbound and southbound lane will close on SR 155/Candler Road between McAfee Road and Memorial Drive from 8 a.m., until 5 p.m., Saturday for striping;

– Striping work will require various lane closure on SR 54/ Jonesboro Road between Citizens Parkway and Oxford Drive from 9 a.m., until 5 a.m., Monday;

– On SR 166/Campbellton Road/Langford Parkway, one eastbound lane and one westbound lane will close between Barge Road and Sylvan Road nightly from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday; and finally

– One lane will close on SR 279/Old National Highway from the Fayette County line to SR 14/ US 29/ Roosevelt Highway from 9 p.m., Friday until 5 a.m., Monday.

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