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Notice of Temporary Street Closure: Mitchell Street between Washington Street and Capitol Avenue February 19- April 1, 2018

Post Date:02/16/2018 4:05 PM

 Mayor’s Office of Communications
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303 

 

Anne Torres, Director
404-330-6423, office
404-904-2618, cell
amtorres@atlantaga.gov

Alnissa Ruiz-Craig, Deputy Press Secretary
404-546-1463, office
404-548-6407, cell
aruizcraig@atlantaga.gov

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 16, 2018

News Release

Notice of Temporary Street Closure: Mitchell Street between Washington Street and Capitol Avenue February 19- April 1, 2018

ATLANTA – The City of Atlanta announced today the temporary restriction of access of Mitchell Street between Washington Street and Capitol Avenue.  The City recognizes the significant pedestrian activity within the identified block during the legislative session and believes this temporary measure will create a safer environment for pedestrians by eliminating unnecessary vehicular traffic. 

The restriction will begin at 6:00 a.m. on Monday February 19, 2018 and end at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday April 1, 2018.

The following detour route will be posted to re-direct vehicular traffic around the affected area as follows:

Department of Public Works Detour for closure of Mitchell Street

Detour Route:

Eastbound Mitchell Street

  • Right onto Washington Street
  • Left onto Memorial Drive
  • Left onto Capitol Avenue

Southbound Washington Street

  • Straight (South) on Washington Street
  • Left onto Memorial Drive
  • Left onto Capitol Avenue 

For more information, please contact the Office of Transportation at 404-330-6501.

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