New projectsCentre Street (downtown Baltimore): Centre...

Roads under repair this week

November 18, 1990

New projects

Centre Street (downtown Baltimore): Centre Street between Calvert Street and Guilford Avenue is closed temporarily for construction of an overpass and is expected to open again at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Guilford Avenue will be closed today for several hours at Monument Street.

Caton Avenue/I-95: Access road from north- and southbound Caton Avenue to northbound I-95 will close tonight. I-95 is being widened. Detours will be posted.

Continuing projects

Toll facilities

Bay Bridge (U.S. 50/301): Eastbound toll plaza under reconstruction; single-lane closures Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Key Bridge (Interstate 695): All week, dawn to dusk, one lane closed in each direction on bridge for construction at toll plaza.


Northeast side: Delays and single-lane closures, Belair Road to Perring Parkway, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday through Friday.

West side: Ramp from westbound Interstate 70 onto outer loop closed; detours from Security Boulevard to Ingleside Avenue to U.S. 40 to Beltway. Ramp from inner loop to westbound I-70 also closed; detours posted.

Interstate 95: Possible lane closings on Susquehanna bridge. Periodic lane closures elsewhere in Baltimore/Harford counties. Off-peak closings between Beltway and White Marsh Boulevard for median construction. South of Baltimore, new traffic patterns divide through travel lanes on I-95 northbound and southbound between I-195 (to airport) and I-695. In Howard County, two-lane closures northbound 8 p.m.-5 a.m., Monday through Friday, for repaving. Exit ramp from northbound I-95 to Washington Boulevard closed; ramp will reopen in February.

Thomas J. Hatem Memorial Bridge (U.S. 40): Construction continues on toll plaza; one lane closed in each direction on bridge.

Anne Arundel County

U.S. 50/301: Westbound U.S. 50/301 relocated to right. Ramp to southbound Route 2 exits from left lane. Ridgely Avenue bridge over U.S. 50/301 closed. Interchanges with Patuxent Boulevard (Route 665) and Interstate 97 complete; all ramps open.

Baltimore-Washington Parkway (Route 295): Work is under way on diamond interchange at parkway and Routes 100/176. Single-lane closures along northbound and southbound Route 295, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Route 3: Extensive construction between Beltway and Route 32 (highway being upgraded to interstate). Benfield Road interchange relocated.

Route 10: Extensive construction on southern extension near Jumpers Hole Road and Ritchie Highway, which is nearing completion.


Hanover Street Bridge (Route 2, Baltimore): Rehabilitation work has begun and will take approximately 18 months. Bridge will remain open, but there will be lane reductions in both directions, with occasional weekend closures.

Charles Street: Lane reductions continue in both directions from Homeland Avenue to city line. Work should be completed in December.

Baltimore Street between Calvert and Gay streets: Lane restrictions daily, particularly during non-peak hours, for subway construction (through Feb. 1).

Lexington Street between Gay and Frederick streets: Closed until late November for construction of parking garage.

Mulberry Street (U.S. 40, downtown Baltimore): Closed between Howard and St. Paul Place.

Cold Spring Lane bridge over Stony Run: Bridge replacement has begun. Cold Spring Lane now closed to westbound traffic at Charles Street (reopens in approximately six months). East- and westbound traffic on Cold Spring Lane will operate on north side of roadway when work begins on southern portion of bridge. The project will be done in about a year.

Baltimore County

Fairmount Avenue: closed to westbound traffic from Joppa Road to York Road. Work will be completed mid-January.

Paper Mill Road (Baltimore County): Repairs to bridge over Loch Raven Reservoir continue. Bridge will remain closed until March. Span has been closed to repair deteriorated deck and floor beams.

Route 45: Cockeysville underpass is closed and traffic has been detoured outside existing underpass.

Cecil County

Route 7: Bridge work over Amtrak near Bacon Hill, south oElkton. Existing bridge will be demolished and is closed to traffic (completion date: November 1991).

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