Downtown Connector Resurfacing Project

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ATLANTA – A major resurfacing project is in progress on I-75/I-85 (Downtown Connector).
Resurfacing of approximately 6 miles on I-75/I-85 (Downtown Connector) northbound and southbound from University Avenue to the Brookwood Interchange in Fulton County.
To limit delays and inconvenience to motorists, lane closures will be limited to nights and weekends.

For details on closures, use the CONSTRUCTION tab to the left of the traffic map, or on the main menu of the Georgia 511 app.
I-75/I-85 Downtown Connector (Weather permitting. Subject to change)
Monday, May 15, 9PM Tuesday, May 16, 5AM 3 right lanes & outside shoulder closed I-75/I-85 SB Williams Street to Cleveland Avenue (Mill)
Tuesday, May 16, 9PM Wednesday, May 17, 5AM 3 right lanes & outside shoulder closed I-75/I-85 SB Williams Street to Cleveland Avenue (Mill)
Wednesday, May 17, 9PM Thursday, May 18, 5AM 3 right lanes & outside shoulder closed I-75/I-85 SB Williams Street to Cleveland Avenue (Mill)
Thursday, May 18, 9PM Friday, May 19, 5AM 3 right lanes & outside shoulder closed I-75/I-85 SB Williams Street to Cleveland Avenue (Mill)
Friday, May 19, 2017, 9PM Saturday, May 20, 5AM 3 right lanes & outside shoulder closed I-75/I-85 SB Williams Street to Cleveland Avenue (Mill)
Saturday, May 20, 9PM Sunday, May 21, 5AM 3 right lanes & outside shoulder closed I-75/I-85 SB Williams Street to Cleveland Avenue (Mill)
Sunday, May 21, 9PM Monday, May 22, 5AM 3 right lanes & outside shoulder closed I-75/I-85 SB Williams Street to Cleveland Avenue (Mill)
Project Construction Area
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Know Before You Go
  • These are high volume routes. Motorists are cautioned to reduce their speed while traveling through work zones, pay attention and watch for workers.
    • The speed limit will be reduced to 45 mph in the work zone area. Fines for speeding are doubled in a work zone
    • The HOV lane will become a general purpose lane when necessary, throughout active work zones.
  • Before heading out, get real-time information on work status and traffic conditions. Call 511, visit 511ga.org, or download the Georgia 511 app.
  • Changeable Message boards and overhead signs will provide regular updates on ramp closures.
    • Ramps will be open for emergency vehicles when needed.
  • Additional restrictive hours may occur for special events, such as, but not limited to, the Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta Braves, Music Midtown Festival and Georgia Tech football games due to the proximity of work to these known events.