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Nelson Street Bridge Removal in Atlanta, GA

May 22, 2019


Please be advised that on Sunday, June 30th, there will be an absolute mainline outage south of Atlanta-Inman for the removal of the Nelson Street Bridge.  The outage is scheduled to begin at 2:00am EST and is expected to last 12 hours.

The outage will have a significant impact on operations. Specifically, the following trains are expected to incur transit and availability delays as noted:

  • 295-28 (Chicago to Jacksonville) - 7 hours
  • 210-29 (Jacksonville to Atlanta) - 6 hours
  • 232-29 (Atlanta to Garden City) - 4 hours
  • 282-29 (Jacksonville to Chicago) - 2 hours

As a reminder, Norfolk Southern Intermodal provides 24/7 automated information services for shipment tracing, billing verification, and storage charges (including the Last Free Day) through our Touch-Trace voice response system at 1-800-497-2919. Customers and dray carriers can also utilize accessNS for information concerning their shipments.