Here's what to look for if you are traveling in the...

Travelers' advisory

April 19, 1992

Here's what to look for if you are traveling in the Baltimore metropolitan area this week.

This list of highway projects includes only newly announced work, not continuing construction, which is extensive on several highways, including Interstate 95, U.S. 50/301 and the Baltimore-Washington Parkway.

New highway projects

Inner and outer loop I-695 from Reisterstown Road to Greenspring Avenue -- Through July 1, expect daily lane closings from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. for patching and paving.

U.S. 50 bridge over Sinepuxent Bay at Ocean City -- Monday through Friday, one lane in each direction will be closed from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. for mechanical repairs to the bridge. Temporary 10-minute roadway closures in both directions will be required occasionally. During the same period, the bridge will be closed to all marine traffic.

Northbound I-95 ramp to I-695 eastbound will be closed from 10 p.m. Wednesday until 5 a.m. Thursday for repaving. Detour route will be northbound I-95 to White Marsh exit 67-B southbound I-95 to I-695 east.

I-83 from Timonium Road to Shawan Road -- Sunday through Thursday, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., expect two lane closures for milling and paving.

I-83 north to Padonia Road, closed April 26 from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. for bridge repairs.

Bus route changes:

The MTA has scheduled the following bus route change for this week. For more information, call 539-5000; TTY for the hearing-impaired, 539-3497.

Temporary diversion

No. 22 (Francis Scott Key Medical Center branch) -- Roadway reconstruction will close the intersection of Perimeter Road and Nathan Shock Drive at Francis Scott Key Medical Center temporarily rerouting westbound buses Wednesday through vTC Friday. Westbound from the hospital, buses will leave the layover point on Mason Lord Drive, north on Mason Lord, north on Perimeter, north and east on Apartment Complex Road (operating counterclockwise on the roadway), south on Perimeter, west on Mason Lord, north on Bayview Boulevard, west on Perimeter, then via regular route.

Sunday Metro service

Sunday hours have been added to the already six-day service schedule of the Baltimore Metro. Trains now run on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and make all 12 stops on the 14-mile route from Owings Mills to Charles Center downtown.

Continuing diversions

No. 30 -- With each event at Oriole Park at Camden Yards, bus route will be changed because of the closure of the Hamburg Street bridge approximately one to one and a half hours before and after each baseball game. Southbound via regular route on Scott Street to Hamburg, south on Scott, south on Wicomico Street, east on Ostend Street, south on Warner Street, east on Stockholm Street, north on Sharp Street, south on Hanover Street, then via regular route. Northbound via regular route on Charles Street to Ostend, west on Ostend, south on Sharp, west on Stockholm, north on Warner, west on Ostend, north on Scott to Hamburg, then via regular route.

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