◊◊◊ TRAFFIC ALERT ◊◊◊
STATE HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION CLOSES LANE ON
I-495 WEST (OUTER LOOP) IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY TOMORROW
Crews To Inspect Northwest Branch Bridge in Silver Spring; Motorists Should Consider Alternate Routes During the Day
(March 25, 2011) - On Saturday morning, March 26, the Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) will close a lane on I-495 West (Capital Beltway) in Silver Spring to perform a routine bridge inspection of the Northwest Branch bridge.
Crews will close the right lane and transition lane on the Outer Loop between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. on westbound I-495 (Outer Loop) Bridge over the Northwest Branch between
MD 193 and MD 650. All work is weather permitting; the lane closure is necessary to ensure worker and motorist safety.
When workers are on the road, THINK ORANGE, which is the color of construction signs, barrels and warning devices. Please slow down, stay alert and expect the unexpected. Choose to make work zone safety your business at www.choosesafetyforlife.com. Follow SHA on Twitter @MDSHA.
707 North Calvert Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-3601
Main Business Line – 410-545-0300
Safety Campaigns – 1-800-323-6742
For emergencies, call MDOT SHA's Statewide Operations Center at 410-582-5650.
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