FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 13, 2013
Contact: John Sales
NORTHBOUND I-97 TO NORTHBOUND I-895
Detours have been lifted
(BALTIMORE, MD) -- The MD Transportation Authority's (MDTA) ramp from northbound I-97 to northbound I-895 in Anne Arundel County is now open to traffic. The ramp previously closed on May 12 for a bridge deck overlay and repair project on I-895.
A cleaning and painting project for various bridges along I-895 is expected to be complete this fall. The ongoing deck replacement project for the I-895 bridges over Patapsco Avenue, Potee Street and Hanover Street in Baltimore City is expected to be complete by summer 2014.
To view real-time traffic camera images on MDTA roadways, visit mdta.maryland.gov. Know Before You Go! Call 511 or visit MD511.org for statewide travel information.
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The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.