Most of the Georgia Dome’s interior will be demolished before implosion takes down the exterior walls and roof on Nov. 20.
Already, some windows have been knocked out, some interior walls torn down, utilities disconnected, suites gutted, all sorts of equipment removed.
Meanwhile, 86 feet away, Mercedes-Benz Stadium is scheduled to host its first football game on Aug. 26, a Falcons-Arizona Cardinals exhibition. Here’s the latest look at the new place:
Read these AJC exclusives about stadiums new and old:
A trip to the roof of Mercedes-Benz Stadium
A trip inside the under-demolition Georgia Dome
Matt Kempner’s column about the Mercedes-Benz Stadium roof
We are live on the roof of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium. (Yeah, ON the roof.) We're getting the low down on that cool but troublesome retractable roof set up.