FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 9, 2017

  

WORK TO RESULT IN TEMPORARY OVERNIGHT CLOSURES OF I-695 RAMPS IN NORTHEAST BALTIMORE

WHAT: The ramp from I-695 West (Outer Loop) to northbound US 1 (Exit 32B/Bel Air Road) will be closed overnight.  The detour will direct motorists to southbound US 1 (Exit 32A/Bel Air Road), to I-695 East (Inner Loop), to northbound US 1 (Exit 32B).

The ramp from southbound I-95 to I-695 West (Exit 64/Outer Loop) will be closed overnight.  The detour will direct motorists to I-695 East (Exit 64/Inner Loop), to eastbound US 40 (Exit 35B), to I-695 West.

WHEN: Weather permitting, the ramp from I-695 West (Outer Loop) to northbound US 1 will be closed Saturday, June 10, from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. the following morning and Sunday, June 11, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.

Weather permitting, the ramp from southbound I-95 to I-695 West (Outer Loop) will be closed Monday, June 12, and Tuesday, June 13, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.

WHY: Your Toll Dollars At Work.  Crews will be paving the roadway and ramps as part of the Maryland Transportation Authority’s (MDTA) I-95 Improvement Project with Express Toll Lanes (ETL).  The project at the I-95/I-695 interchange will reconstruct and realign I-695 from US 1 to MD 7 (Philadelphia Road).

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The MDTA thanks its customers for their patience and reminds them to Stay Alert So No One Gets Hurt!

 

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