Weekly Traffic Update

Happy 2015 Galleria tenants! We know your commute was a little heavier than usual this morning. Here is what we do know is going on with traffic patterns this week.

The Georgia Department of Transportation will be installing barrier walls on parts of Interstate 285 this week, which will require lane closures.

Tonight through Saturday, barrier installation will take place from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on I-285 between South Cobb Drive and Atlanta Road, according to a news release from GDOT.

The road closures include:

  • Two lane closures on both the inner and outer loop of I-285 from South Cobb Drive to Paces Ferry Road from 9 p.m. tonight to 5 a.m. Tuesday.
  • The northbound I-285 on-ramp at Atlanta Road will close, along with two northbound lanes from Atlanta Road to Paces Ferry Road from 9 p.m. Tuesday to 5 a.m. Wednesday. Drivers are asked to use Cumberland Parkway to access I-285 northbound during this time.
  • Two northbound lanes on I-285 from Atlanta Road to Paces Ferry Road will close from 9 p.m. Wednesday to 5 a.m. Thursday. The same lanes will close again at 9 p.m. Thursday, reopen at 5 a.m. Friday, close again at 9 p.m. Friday and reopen 5 a.m. Saturday.

For more information on lane closures and traffic, call 511 or visit www.511ga.org.