Big crowds will pack Lenox Square Friday night for the 55th annual Independence Day celebration. The Atlanta Police Department has announced plans to restrict traffic in the surrounding area.
All mall entrances will be closed to vehicular traffic starting at 6:00 p.m. Several intersections wilt be barricaded starting at 6:00 p.m. to prevent the flow of traffic back to the restricted areas at Lenox Square.
Intersections that will be closed off include:
Atlanta Police officers will be directing traffic after the event is over. People attending the event are advised to consider taking MARTA due to the high amount of congestion that will take place.
Paid parking will start at 5:00 p.m. for $10 at Lenox Square.