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Route 219 now open from Somerset to Meyersdale

November 23, 2018

From The Daily American

The road is finally open. After decades of bumps in the road, officials finally cut the ribbon Wednesday morning to open Route 219 from Somerset to Meyersdale while standing under the old Route 219 underpass.

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Maryland officials break ground on Route 219 project

October 17, 2018

GRANTSVILLE, Md. – State officials broke ground Saturday on a long-awaited project that will realign a portion of U.S. Route 219 in Garrett County. The 1.4-mile section of highway will be built between Interstate 68 and Old Salisbury Road. The $61.5 million project has been a Garrett County transportation priority for decades.

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Photo Gallery: Meyersdale-to-Somerset Construction – October 2017

November 13, 2017
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Public weighs in on Route 219 improvement project

February 8, 2017

by Mark Pesto, The Tribune-Democrat

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GRANTSVILLE, Md. – Maryland transportation officials listened to the public’s opinions on the U.S. Route 219 Improvement Project at a joint public hearing Monday night at Grantsville Elementary School.

Three possible options were discussed Monday night – all involving the improvement of Route 219 between its interchange with Interstate 68 in Grantsville and Old Salisbury Road, which is approximately 1.4 miles north of the I-68/Route 219 interchange.

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Route 219 Flyover: Meyersdale to Somerset

October 26, 2016

The Joseph B. Fay Co. has shared a video of a flyover of the Route 219 project from Meyersdale to Somerset. Enjoy!!!

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