The big game less than two weeks away, road closures began today.If you plan on passing through downtown or anywhere near Mercedes-Benz Stadium or Centennial Olympic Park, you’ll probably want to find an alternative route.
The roads include Baker Street between Olympic Park Drive and Luckie Street.
Mitchell Street between M.L. King and Elliot Street is shut down.
M.L. King will also be closed between Northside and Olympic Park Drive.
Atlanta Police say more closures are on the way.
“There will be some roads closed I believe on Wednesday, on Saturday there will be additional roads closed, and several more on game day,” said Sgt. Chafee.
Atlanta Police are encouraging drivers to plan for delays.
“If they are driving in that area if they work in that area plan ahead, give yourself some time to get there look at rideshares, parking is going to be an issue as well in these areas so look at using rideshares, look at using MARTA,” said Chafee.