FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Oct. 22, 2014

Contact:          John Sales

410-537-1017

 

WORK TO RESULT IN TEMPORARY OVERNIGHT CLOSURES OF RAMP FROM SOUTHBOUND I-895 TO THIS WEEKEND

  

WHAT:           Weather permitting, the ramp from southbound I-895 to Potee Street (Exit 7) will be closed temporarily to traffic.               

                        The detour route will direct motorists to Frankfurst Avenue (Exit 8), to Hanover Street, to Patapsco Avenue, to Potee Street.

WHEN:           Saturday, Oct. 25, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning and Sunday, Oct. 26, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.                                                 

WHY:              Toll Dollars At Work. Crews will be performing asphalt work as part of the MD Transportation Authoritys (MDTA) $12.6 million facility preservation project to replace the decks of the I-895 bridges over Patapsco Avenue, Potee Street and Hanover Street.

 

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The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.

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