Traffic alert: Daytime lane closures on I-85 in Gwinnett for express lane extension

Press release from Georgia Department of Transportation

WHAT: Weather permitting, Georgia Department of Transportation construction partners will close one northbound lane and one southbound lane on I-85 for median sign foundation and structure work.

WHEN: Northbound: Monday, April 16th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Tuesday, April 17th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m; Wednesday, April 18th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Southbound: Tuesday, April 17th, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE: Northbound: The left lane will be closed on I-85 north of Sugarloaf Parkway to Old Peachtree Road.

Southbound: The left lane will be closed on I-85 from Old Peachtree Road to north of Sugarloaf Parkway.

ADVISORY: Exact dates may change due to weather or other factors. Motorists are cautioned to reduce their speed while traveling through work zones, pay attention and watch for workers. Before heading out, get real-time information on work status and traffic conditions. Call 511, visit, or download the Georgia 511 app.

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