Overnight lane closures this weekend on I-75 for Barrett Parkway bridge repairs

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Tori Brown of the Georgia Department of Transportation issued a press release announcing overnight lane closures on I-75 for repairs on the Barrett Parkway bridge.

Here is the full text of the press release:

Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) contractors will install lane closures on I-75 southbound this weekend to perform rehabilitation of the I-75 southbound Bridge over Barrett Parkway in Cobb County. 

Weather permitting, one single right lane will be closed on I-75 southbound in proximity of the SR 5 Connector/Barrett Parkway overpass from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, November 15 until 5:00 a.m. on Monday, November 18.

This project will provide rehabilitation of the I-75 northbound and southbound bridges over Barrett Parkway, including bridge joint replacement, deck overhang repairs, replacement of anchor bolts, and painting of the superstructures. This $4.28 million project is scheduled for completion on March 31, 2020.   

Message boards will give drivers advance notice of the upcoming lane closures. Motorists are advised to expect delays and use signed detours, exercise caution, and reduce their speed while traveling through 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.