Nighttime Work Will Continue Thursday, August 26, and Sunday, August 29
The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) will continue work on I-97 at New Cut Road/MD 3 in Anne Arundel County on Thursday, August 26 and Sunday, August 29. Crews will work on I-97 northbound and southbound overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. both nights, to resurface the existing asphalt bridge approaches.
During this week’s overnight work hours, crews will close two left lanes in each direction of I-97. On Thursday night, they will be working on I-97 northbound and on Sunday, I-97 southbound. Drivers are advised to use MD 295 or I-95 as alternate routes. All work is weather permitting.
Customers who have questions about this work and State-numbered routes in Anne Arundel County may contact the MDOT SHA District 5 at 410-841-1000 or toll-free at 1-800-331-5603. Drivers should remain alert for equipment, work crews and changing traffic patterns.
MDOT SHA works hard to maintain safe traffic mobility in work zones for our crews as well as our customers. Drivers need to stay alert, focus on driving and look for reduced speed limits, as well as other driving pattern changes. Drive like you work here and slow down in construction zones. Stranded motorists can dial #77 on their mobile device for roadside assistance.