Hate traffic? Don’t get stuck in standstills this weekend: Roadwork to avoid

Atlanta traffic: I-75 / I-85  connector morning commuter traffic near North Avenue encapsulates the daily traffic reality in Atlanta on Thursday, May 24, 2012.  JOHN SPINK / JSPINK@AJC.COM

Atlanta traffic: I-75 / I-85 connector morning commuter traffic near North Avenue encapsulates the daily traffic reality in Atlanta on Thursday, May 24, 2012. JOHN SPINK / JSPINK@AJC.COM

Take a look at the list of this weekend’s planned roadwork and lane closures around metro Atlanta’s interstates, according to the Georgia Department of Transportation.

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Northwest Corridor Express Lanes

I-575

• One southbound lane will close between Barrett Parkway and the I-75 interchange from 8 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

• One northbound lane will close between Ga. 92/ Alabama Road and Towne Lake Parkway from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

• One northbound lane will close between Barrett Parkway and Chastain Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday. A traffic pace will also take place between Barrett Parkway and Chastain Road from 10 p.m. Friday to 2 a.m. Saturday. The traffic pace will require motorists to drive 5 mph -10 mph to allow contractors to work across the interstate lanes.

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South Metro Express Lanes

I-75

• Two northbound lanes will close between Hudson Bridge Road and Mt. Zion Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday for sign structure work.

• One southbound lane will close between Mt. Zion Boulevard and Ga. 138/Lake Spivey Parkway from 9 p.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday for sign structure work.

• Two southbound lanes will close between Ga. 120 Loop/ South Marietta Parkway and Ga. 280/Delk Road from 8 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

 

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I-20

• Two westbound lanes and the shoulder will close between Hill Street and the I-285 interchange continuously from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

• Two eastbound lanes and the shoulder will close between Ga. 70/Fulton Industrial Boulevard and Ga. 139/Martin Luther King Jr. Drive continuously from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

• One eastbound and one westbound lane and the shoulders will close between Ga. 70/Fulton Industrial Boulevard and the I-285 interchange from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

• One lane will close on Ga. 139/Martin Luther King Jr. Drive underneath I-20 from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

• One lane will close on Langhorn Street underneath I-20 from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

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I-285

• Two southbound lanes will close between Washington Road and Atlanta Road from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

• Two northbound and two southbound lanes will close at Atlanta Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 9 p.m. Saturday.

• One southbound lane will close at Ga. 155/Flat Shoals Parkway from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

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Ga. 400

 

• Two northbound and two southbound lanes will close just before and after Encore Parkway from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday.

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Other State Routes

• One lane will close on Ga. 141 Connector/Lenox Road Connector between Phipps Boulevard and Peachtree Road from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sunday.

• On Ga. 92/Woodstock Road, one lane will close between the Cobb County line and Ga. 9/ Alpharetta Highway from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday and from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

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