GA DOT closes exit along I-85

Press Release

COWETA COUNTY, GA -  Due to weather restrictions, the Exit 47(SR 34) southbound on ramp to I-85 will be temporarily closed in order for crews to pave the westbound lane of the ramp tapers to I-85.

One lane of the southbound on ramp will be closed.  One lane will remain open for motorists to access the on ramp onto I-85 southbound. The ramp will be open if traveling eastbound on SR 34, but closed if traveling westbound on SR 34.

WHEN:   7 p.m. until 5 a.m., nightly, Wednesday, January 27 and Thursday, January 28
WHERE:  Exit 47 (SR 34) southbound on ramp to I-85

Motorists are advised to anticipate delays and to avoid travel near this area of I-85.

Speed limits have been reduced and will be strictly enforced.  Message boards, signs, barricades, barrels and cones will be utilized to alert, and channel motorists through the area.  Drivers should be aware that personnel and equipment will be operating in close proximity to travel lanes.

Source: Georgia Department of Transportation