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Weekend roadwork: I-285 and the south side
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Weekend roadwork: I-285 and the south side

(WXIA) -- The Georgia Department of Transportation will work on a number of infrastructure projects on Atlanta's highways this weekend.

Drivers are strongly encouraged to avoid Interstates 20 and 285 on the west side of the city, as well as I-75 south of the Perimeter, if possible.

As always, all work is weather permitting.

Scheduled projects include:

Bartow County
* 2 southbound lanes of I-75 will be closed between one mile south of Emerson-Allatoona Road and two miles north of Glade Road Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for bridge maintenance.

Clayton/Henry counties
* 2 northbound lanes of I-75 will be closed between Hudson Bridge Road/Eagles Landing Parkway and Mount Zion Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday to 9 p.m. Sunday for concrete slab replacement.

Cobb County
* 2 Outer Loop lanes of I-285 will be closed at the Atlanta Road interchange from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday for reconstruction work.

Cobb/Fulton counties
* 2 eastbound lanes of I-20 will be closed between Six Flags Parkway and Fulton Industrial Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for bridge work.

Coweta County
* 1 northbound lane of I-85 will be closed between two miles south of Highway 34 and McCollum-Sharpsburg Road from 8 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for barrier wall setting.

DeKalb County
* 2 Outer Loop and 1 Inner Loop lanes of I-285 will be closed between Chamblee Dunwoody Road and Buford Highway from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for sign structure work.

Fulton County
* 2 Outer Loop lanes of I-285 will be closed between Bolton Road and Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for concrete slab replacement and repair.
* Traffic pacing will occur on I-285 at Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in both directions Sunday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
* 2 westbound lanes of I-20 will be closed at the Lucile Avenue overpass from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for bridge work.
* Traffic pacing will occur on I-20 westbound at Hill Street Sunday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.
* 1 northbound lane of Ga. 400 will be closed between Lenox Road and the Glenridge Connector from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday for sound wall replacement.
* The northbound shoulder of Ga. 400 will be closed on the bridge above Sidney Marcus Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday to 9 p.m. Saturday for cable installation.

Gwinnett County
* 1 southbound lane of I-85 will be closed between Indian Trail Lilburn Road and Jimmy Carter Boulevard from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly for bridge maintenance.
* 1 northbound lane of I-85 will be closed between I-985 and two miles north of Winder Highway from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly for longline installation.

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