Department of Transportation says I-85 will reopen by Memorial Day weekend

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 2, 2017

Georgia DOT Commissioner Russell McMurry speaks at May 1, 2017 media briefing. Photo by Cedric Mohr, provided by GDOT.

The Georgia Department of Transportation says a burned out portion of I-85 at Piedmont Road will reopen sooner than expected.

On May 1, transportation officials said the projected opening date is May 25, nearly a month ahead of schedule.

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