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Transportation Act Delivers Project to Replace Two Bridges and Improve Access to Inner Loop of I-695

The two bridges along the Inner Loop of I-695 that will be replaced were built in 1957 as part of the original construction of the Baltimore Beltway. Both bridges are nearing the end of their service life. The new structures will carry the same number of through lanes along the Inner Loop, though they will be wide enough to accommodate future widening of I-695.

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Transportation Act and Trust Fund Provide $600 Million for Bay Restoration

Thousands of environmental projects will commence over the next six years as part of the $600 million funding package announced. With the passage of the Transportation Infrastructure Investment Act of 2013, SHA will restore 62,513 linear feet of streams; plant more than 679,000 trees on 2,717 acres; remove 76 acres of pavement; upgrade 13 stormwater outfalls; and construct and upgrade 1,780 stormwater treatment facilities to improve the quality of water running off pavements and surfaces.


Regional Information & Districts

SHA has seven district offices to help take care of your highway safety needs. Learn about the projects underway in each area at the link below.

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Work Zone Safety

Hundreds of state employees, contractors and sub-contractors are in work zones delivering projects ranging from paving, bridge rehabilitation and regular maintenance as well as major roadway projects such as the Intercounty Connector. While SHA and its transportation partners work hard to maintain safe traffic mobility in work zones, each driver needs to actively modify his or her driving style to help prevent crashes.

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Most Roads Maintained by Local Jurisdictions

SHA owns and maintains non-toll, numbered roads (Interstate, U.S. and MD – examples I-495, US 1 and MD 100) in Maryland's 23 counties. SHA does not maintain any roads in Baltimore City or any county/municipal roads. Please contact local jurisdictions directly for quicker resolution of your service request. Please visit the link below for contact information. In Baltimore City you may call 311.

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