Roadwork causing delays in metro Atlanta

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Crews are completing roadwork on I-85, where traffic is slowing down near Cheshire Bridge Road and Georgia 400.

ATLANTA - Construction projects across metro Atlanta are causing some traffic delays for drivers.

Crews are also completing roadwork on Interstate 85. Workers will close the interstate in both directions,  between Cheshire Bridge Road and Georgia 400.

Traffic is slowing down at Interstate 285 near Riverside Drive in north Fulton County.

DOT officials said up to three eastbound lanes are shut down and will be closed the entire weekend from Riverside Drive to Roswell Road.

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Check back for traffic updates on WSBTV.com and on Channel 2 Action News at 6.


 

  • I-85/GA-400 Interchange Bridge Work
    • I-85/nb/sb near GA-400
    • up to three lanes blocked
    • 9 p.m. Friday – 5 a.m. Monday

 

  • Buford-Spring Connector/nb/sb
    • At least one lane blocked in each direction
    • from 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday ONLY

 

  • I-285/wb near GA-400
  • Three left lanes blocked
  • 9 p.m. Friday – 5 a.m. Monday
  • Expect delays on I-285 and GA-400 in the area

 

  • I-285/wb Roswell Rd. to Riverside Dr.
    • left lane blocked
    • 9 p.m. Friday – 5 a.m. Monday
    • Expect delays on I-285 and I-75 in the area.

 

  • I-985/nb at Friendship Rd
    •  one right lane closed
    •  up to three lanes blocked
    • each overnight from 9 p.m. – 5 a.m. Friday, Saturday, Sunday
    • Expect delays, especially after the Braves games

 

  • Georgia International Horse Park
    • Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo
    •  right lane blocked 
    • August 3-4th

 

 

 

 


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