Construction

Northeast – 10th and Monroe Project

10th and Monroe

The Northeast Trail – Segment 1 includes the 10th and Monroe intersection improvement project is beginning in June. The primary goal is to improve pedestrian and bicycle safety improvements at the intersection. Work includes a raised intersection, improved crossings and pedestrian signals, new traffic signals at Kanuga St NE and Monroe Drive NE, and an improved bike access on 10th Street NE that will provide direct entrance to the BeltLine. The project is in collaboration with the City of Atlanta and Atlanta Department of Transportation.

The Northeast Trail – Segment 1 extends 0.9 miles from the end of the current Eastside Trail at Monroe Drive to Westminster Drive.

Project Status

The 10th and Monroe project will provide an improved pedestrian and bicycle safety improvements at the intersection. The intersection will be fully closed starting from the evening of June 9, 2024, until the evening of June 14, 2024, with 24-hour closures expected. In case of adverse weather, the closure will be rescheduled for June 16th through June 20th, 2024. During this period, trail users can detour via Kanuga to Virginia and Charles Allen to 8th Street with Park Tavern remaining open along 10th Street.

What to expect:   

  • 24-hour closure from June 9, 2024  through June 14th. Single day closures occurring following June 14th.
  • Following the full intersection closure, single-lane closures will occur. Single lane closures are expected to occur Monday through Friday, between 9:00 AM and 3:30 PM
  • All traffic interruptions will utilize a combination of flaggers, cones/barrel, and, if needed, off duty police officers to direct traffic to allow crews to work safely in the street.
  • During the construction period, trail users will be able to detour via Kanuga to Virginia and Charles Allen to 8th Street
  • Trail users and vehicle drivers should use caution at the intersection.

A Northeast Study Group meeting took place on May 22nd with updates on the project. Download the meeting presentation here.

Below is the 10th and Monroe Detour and Closure Map.

Below is the 10th and Monroe Trail and Sidewalk Detour

 

Project Timeline

June 9, 2024
Paving Operations Begins
June 12, 2024
Utility Work Begins
June 13, 2024
Installation of Concrete Ramps
June 14, 2024
Asphalt Work Completed (Open in the Evening)

Last Updated: May 22, 2024