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

TRAVELERS' ADVISORY

December 27, 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

I-695 Eastside Inner and Outer Loop -- Expect delays and single lane closures during bridge construction between Belair Road and Perring Parkway from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. tomorrow through Wednesday. Two lanes may be closed between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. tomorrow through Wednesday.

I-695 Westside Inner and Outer Loop -- Expect delays and single lane closures from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. tomorrow through Wednesday. The closures are needed for roadway and bridge reconstruction.

U.S 50/301 -- Expect lane closures and traffic pattern shifts between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. tomorrow through Wednesday on eastbound and westbound lanes between the Patuxent River and I-97.

Bus route changes:

The MTA has scheduled the following bus route changes for thiweek. Information: 539-5000; TTY for the hearing-impaired, 539-3497.

Temporary route

No. 1 -- Effective immediately and until further notice, buses will travel a temporary route while the Fort Avenue bridge is reconstructed. Southbound via regular eastbound on Fort Avenue to Towson Street, layover in the stop opposite Towson Street. Northbound from the layover eastbound on Fort Avenue opposite Towson Street, east on Fort Avenue, north on Andre Street, west on Clement Street, south on Towson Street, west on Fort Avenue, then via regular route.

New Year's service

On New Year's Eve, buses will will operate on a regular schedule and MARC trains will run on a holiday schedule. Both the Metro and light-rail systems will stay open until 2 a.m.

On New Year's Day, MARC, Metro and light rail will be closed. Buses will run on a Sunday schedule.

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