Georgia Dome Supplemental Implosion Plans Announced
Thursday, December 14th, 2017
A supplemental implosion of the Georgia Dome to remove Gate B and the East Wall has been set. This process has been determined to be the safest method to bring down the remaining infrastructure still standing.
WHEN: WEDNESDAY, DEC. 20 at 1 a.m.
A traffic suspension on Northside Drive will be in place from 12:30 am – 1:30 am. Traffic will be re-routed at Ivan Allen Blvd. and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
MARTA Rail service from Five Points to Vine City will be suspended beginning at 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 19 with bus shuttle service available as an alternative. Please visit www.itsmarta.com for additional schedule information.
A 450-foot safety zone will be in effect around the perimeter of the Georgia Dome. To see the zone, click here.
There will be no public viewing areas
There will be no media staging areas or post-implosion interviews