December 13

Georgia Dome Supplemental Implosion

WHAT: 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, DECEMBER 20TH at 1:00 a.m.

*** MARTA TO SUSPEND RAIL SERVICE BEGINNING AT 11:30 PM ON DEC. 19***

 

DETAILS:

  • 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, December 19th with bus shuttle service available as an alternative. Please visit 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

 

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