Edgewood Bridge replacement over the Eastside Trail

Pre-Construction Meeting for the Edgewood Avenue Bridge Replacement

In the coming months, the Atlanta BeltLine will be working in conjunction with the City of Atlanta to replace the Edgewood Avenue bridge where it crosses over the Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail. Once the bridge is complete, construction will proceed to continue the Eastside Trail from its current terminus at Lake Avenue / Irwin Street … Continue Reading →

Ponce bridge on the Eastside Trail

Eastside Trail Construction Update

Work on the Eastside Trail has been progressing steadily through the summer. This transformative project will change the way people move around town, connecting neighborhoods to each other like never before and creating sorely needed public space that will redefine the city. We have been receiving many questions in person, through Facebook, Twitter and our … Continue Reading →

Ralph McGill Reopens! New Pedestrian Bridge Looking Good!

After a month-long road closure of Ralph McGill Boulevard, the road re-opened on the morning of Friday, March 30. In the past month, our contractors installed a brand-new bridge as part of the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail. This bridge will be for pedestrian use and parallels the original, 100-year-old railroad bridge. The two murals from … Continue Reading →

Ralph McGill Road Closure Starts Today!

Just a reminder- starting today, Ralph McGill is closed for the next month between Freedom Parkway and Ashley Avenue (near Copenhill Lofts, Freedom Heights Lofts and Block Lofts). Here’s the detour route map: And here’s the last time you’ll see the old Ralph McGill Bridge… without its new neighbor! The steel beams get installed for the … Continue Reading →

Eastside Trail Progress Update: Upcoming Bridge Work and Road Closures

The Eastside Trail project, now under construction, spans more than two miles from the tip of Piedmont Park to Inman Park and the Old Fourth Ward neighborhoods. It is the next major component of the Atlanta BeltLine slated to open to the public. This project includes a 14-foot wide multi-use concrete trail for walking, running, … Continue Reading →

Eastside Trail Construction Update

The Eastside Trail has been the subject of intense interest, especially among those who live nearby. Here is an update on the construction progress. More photos of construction available here. Overview: The first phase of the Eastside Trail, a multiuse trail and linear greenspace running south more than two miles from 10th St. and Monroe Dr., has … Continue Reading →