FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 8, 2013

Contact:          Cheryl Sparks

                        410-537-1017

OVERNIGHT CLOSURES OF I-95 IN WHITE MARSH FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 11

Closures part of I-95 Express Toll LanesSM Project

Weather permitting, the following closures and detours are scheduled to take place the week of March 11, 2013 for crews to perform bridge demolition work and removal.

Monday, March 11, and Tuesday, March 12, from midnight to 5 a.m. the following morning, all lanes of northbound I-95 at the MD 43 interchange (White Marsh Boulevard) in Northeast Baltimore will be temporarily closed for overnight work.

·                    Traffic will be detoured to Exit 67A (eastbound White Marsh Boulevard), to eastbound MD 7 (Philadelphia Road), to westbound White Marsh Boulevard, to  northbound I-95.

Wednesday, March 13, and Thursday, March 14, from midnight to 5 a.m. the following morning, all lanes of southbound I-95 at the MD 43 interchange (White Marsh Boulevard) in Northeast Baltimore will be temporarily closed for overnight work.

·                    Traffic will be detoured to Exit 67B (westbound White Marsh Boulevard), to southbound I-95.  Police will be directing traffic across at the signalized intersection.

The work is part of the reconstruction of the I-95/MD 43 (White Marsh Boulevard) interchange for the Maryland Transportation Authoritys (MDTA) I-95 Express Toll Lanes (ETLsSM) Project.

The I-95 ETLs Project is expected to be complete in 2014.  For more information, visit I95ExpressTollLanes.com.

To view real-time traffic camera images on MDTA roadways, visit mdta.maryland.gov.  Know Before You Go! Call 511 or visit MD511.org for statewide travel information.  

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The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.  

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