Maintenance on I-185 Southbound Ramps at Upper Big Springs Road Starts Tuesday

Published 6:29 pm Friday, April 19, 2019

Road maintenance crews with the Georgia Department of Transportation will begin work Tuesday on the shoulders of the exit ramps on Interstate 185 southbound at the Upper Big Springs Road interchange.

The work is expected to continue through Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, according to a GDOT press release. A flagger will be present to assist traffic if needed, and orange cones and signage will be placed around the exit ramps to alert drivers to the work zones.

According to the press release, while the lanes of the affected exits will not be closed, motorists are urged to slow their speeds and drive carefully around the work zones.

Motorists are advised to expect delays, exercise caution and reduce their speed while traveling through the area. Before heading out, drivers can get real-time information on work status and traffic conditions by calling 511, visiting 511ga.orgor downloading the free Georgia 511 app.