Construction-related closures are continuing Monday through Friday on Interstate 695 as part of the final tasks on a widening project near Catonsville.
The State Highway Administration have performed construction work on the Baltimore Beltway over the last few months. Crews will also resurface pavement and apply new pavement markings on the ramp from Route 144/Frederick Road and merge area to I-695′s outer loop.
Motorists can expect daytime and overnight closures Monday through Friday afternoon, according to a news release.
Crews will implement an overnight single right lane and shoulder closure from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. on the outer loop of I-695 between Edmondson Avenue and Route 372/Wilkens Avenue.
Crews will either implement a single right lane and shoulder closure or a single left lane and shoulder closure from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday.
The ramp lane from Route 144 to I-695′s outer loop will be open but narrowed., according to the news release.
Crews will implement daytime ramp narrowing from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and overnight ramp narrowing from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday. Additionally, crews will narrow the ramp from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday.
There also may be temporary shoulder closures along I-695′s outer loop as construction equipment and personnel move through the work zone during the day, the news release states.
The work is part of widening of this section of I-695. Drivers should be aware of reduced speed limits, as well as other driving pattern changes, according to the SHA.