Georgia DOT Restricts Interstate Lanes Closures Around Truist Park for World Series

Friday, October 29th, 2021

To ease World Series traffic congestion around Truist Park and Cobb County, Georgia Department of Transportation (Georgia DOT) is restricting construction-related lane closures during Braves home games until after 3:00 a.m. going away from the stadium and until after 12:00 a.m. going toward the stadium for the interstate routes listed below:

  • I-285 from US78/SR8 Donald Lee Hollowell Pkwy to SR 400

  • I-75 from Moores Mill Road to I-575

“As people visit our great state and Truist Park for the 2021 World Series, we anticipate heavy traffic,” said Georgia DOT State Construction Engineer John D. Hancock, P.E. “For easier and safer travel we are limiting construction and associated lane closures.” 

World Series home games are currently planned for Friday, October 29, Saturday, October 30 and Sunday, October 31. 

The department reminds travelers to exercise caution while driving in metro Atlanta, around Truist Park and Cobb County as there will be an influx of pedestrian traffic. Also, incident management or emergency, maintenance-related lane closures could become necessary at any time on any interstate or state route. For up-to-date information about travel conditions on Georgia’s interstates and state routes, call 511 or visit before heading out.