Eastside Trail – Capital Improvements Project

Monroe Drive to Irwin Street // Subarea 5, 6

The Atlanta BeltLine welcomes more than 2 million users a year, many of whom frequent the Eastside Trail. In order to maintain Atlanta BeltLine standards of this well-used public space, this project will install new 2-foot-wide Flexi-Pave soft shoulders on either side of the path from Irwin Street to Monroe Drive which will increase increase the width of the trail to 18 feet. The purpose of the new shoulder work is to minimize erosion issues.

Capital improvements also included installing storm water drainage where Drewry Street deadends into the Eastside Trail.

ABI Map Series Eastside Capital Improvements

Project Status

As of January 2022, the soft shoulder installation is substantially complete.

The drainage work at Drewry Street was completed in August 2021.

Project Timeline

July 2020
Bids due
February 2021
Contract execution and Notice to Proceed
March 2021
Order long lead materials
June - August 2021
Drewry drainage installation constructed + completed
July 2021
Soft shoulder installation began
January 2022
Soft shoulder work substantially complete

Last Updated: January 27, 2022