I-85 Bridge Ribbon Cutting

May 18, 2017

Today Governor Deal, GDOT head Russell McMurray, and US Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao gathered at the site of the I-85 bridge collapse for a ceremonial ribbon cutting for the reopening of the bridge.


Today Governor Nathan Deal, GDOT commissioner Russell McMurray, and US Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao gathered at the site of the I-85 bridge collapse for a ceremonial ribbon cutting and rededication for the reopening of the bridge. 

Ever appreciative 4 leadership by @GovernorDeal and @KasimReed & so many more #rebuildI85. Our city and state are #resilient @MAC_Policy pic.twitter.com/MG8kRGyGB0

— Katie Kirkpatrick (@KatieBizU) May 18, 2017

Following the March 30th fire that caused the collapse, crews have been working 24/7 to get I-85 back open ahead of schedule.