BRIDGE DECK PROJECT UNDERWAY ON RAMP FROM NORTHBOUND I-97 TO NORTHBOUND I-895
Ramp closed 24/7 for three months
The ramp from northbound I-97 to northbound I-895 will be continuously closed (24/7) for approximately three months. The detour route will direct motorists to westbound I-695 (Inner Loop), to northbound MD 295, to northbound I-895. The ramp from MD 2 (Ritchie Highway) to northbound I-895 will remain open during the three-month closure period. Single-lane and shoulder closures may be in effect on I-895 during off-peak hours.
Although the I-895 ramp will be closed for three months, the total project is expected to last until early 2014. The Marksmen Company of Baltimore will remove the existing concrete deck surface and replace it with a latex modified concrete overlay. Work also includes drainage improvements and miscellaneous structural repairs.
Portable and overhead electronic message signs will display travel information. For information on the MDTA's other facility preservation projects, or to view real-time traffic camera images on MDTA roadways, visit mdta.maryland.gov. For statewide travel conditions, visit MD511.org or call 511.
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The MDTA thanks its customers for their patience and reminds them to Stay Alert So No One Gets Hurt!!