Atlanta traffic: Little interstate construction, lots of street closures

Many surface streets around metro Atlanta will have lanes closed for road construction this weekend.

Many surface streets around metro Atlanta will have lanes closed for road construction this weekend.

Atlanta’s road work report for this weekend includes a relatively small amount of construction on the interstates, but many surface streets will have lane closures.

I-75

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

One northbound lane will close between SR 120 Loop/South Marietta Parkway and SR 5/SR 5 Spur/ Canton Road Connector from 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday.

Two lanes will close southbound between SR 138 and the I-675 interchange from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

Part of the exit ramp and gore will close northbound at the exit of Spring Street from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday to replace a crash attenuator.

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 to 5 a.m. Monday. No ramps will close at any time.

I-20

Two eastbound and two westbound lanes and the on and off ramps will on close at Lee Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 12 p.m. Sunday.

Two eastbound lanes will close between SR 280/H.E. Holmes and SR 139/Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and two westbound lanes will close between Langhorn Street and SR 139/Martin Luther King Jr. Drive from 12 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and from 12 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sunday.

Two eastbound lanes will close between Almon Road and SR 12/US 278 continuously from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

I-285

A rolling closure will require two southbound lanes to close between SR 6/Camp Creek Parkway and SR 8/US 278/Hollowell Parkway from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

Sign structure work will require two westbound lanes and one eastbound lane closures between the I-85 interchange and SR 14 SPUR/SR 279/Old National Highway from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

State routes, highways and surface streets

One lane in each direction will close on Ga. 400 between Sidney Marcus Boulevard and Lenox Road from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

The Northwest Corridor Express Lanes project will require a traffic detour at the Canton Road Connector and I-75 southbound. Traffic accessing I-75 southbound will be rerouted to take the I-75 northbound ramp to travel to Barrett Parkway. Traffic will be directed to turn left on Barrett Parkway and left again to access I-75 southbound. The traffic detour will start Friday and end Oct. 9 nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

The intersection at SR 3/US 41/Northside Drive and Collier Road will close for waterline installation. Traffic will be detoured around the intersection from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

Resurfacing work will require one lane closure on SR 138 between Ga. Highway 54/Jonesboro Road and Government Circle and one lane closure on Ga. Highway 54/Jonesboro Road between Citizens Parkway and Oxford Drive from 9 p.m. Saturday to 6 a.m. Sunday.

On Ga. Highway 166/Campbellton Road/Langford Parkway, one eastbound lane and one westbound lane will close between Barge Road to Sylvan Road nightly from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

One lane will close on Ga. Highway 279/Old National Highway from the Fayette County line to Ga. Highway 14/U.S. 29/ Roosevelt Highway from 8 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday for resurfacing.

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

On Ga. Highway 9/North Main Street in Alpharetta, one lane will close between Canton Street and Winthrope Chase Drive  nightly from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for paving.

On Ga. Highway 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 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Filming on SR 42/Moreland Avenue/Macon Highway will require intermittent closures between Rex Road and Dease Drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and again from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. Friday.

Filming will require all lanes to close on Buford Highway between Chamblee Tucker Road and Chamblee Dunwoody Road from 7 p.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday.

A portion of Ga. 372/Crabapple Road will close between Itaska Walk to Mayfield Road from 6 p.m. Friday to 9:30 p.m. Saturday for a festival.

Another festival will require the intersection of Ga. 9/Alpharetta Highway at Canton Street and Magnolia Street to close from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

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