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Date: 2014

Help Support the Annual Toys for Tots Campaign

Help Suppot the Annual Toy for Tots Campaign

Join the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) Police, MDTA staff and the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves in the national Toys for Tots campaign. Since 1990, MDTA employees have collected more than 138,000 toys and $103,000 from customers of the toll facilities and Port of Baltimore.

Toll-facility customers who wish to donate toys should use the far-right toll lane and follow directions from Santa, uniformed MDTA Police officers or MDTA staff. Toll collectors are unable to accept donations in the toll lanes. Checks may be made payable to "Toys for Tots." Thank you!

December 3, 4 & 5
6 - 9 a.m. and 3 - 5 p.m.

Please drop off new, unwrapped toys (no stuffed animals) at:
Baltimore Harbor Tunnel (I-895)
Fort McHenry Tunnel (I-95)
Francis Scott Key Bridge (I-695)
Thomas J. Hatem Memorial Bridge (US 40)
Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge (US 301)
William Preston Lane Jr. Memorial (Bay) Bridge (US 50/301)
Intercounty Connector (ICC)/MD 200 & Layhill Road (MD 182) interchange
Dundalk Marine Terminal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Sept. 18, 2014

Contact: 1st Sgt. Jonathan Green, 410-537-7724

FORT MCHENRY TUNNEL 5K RUN/WALK ON SEPT. 21 TO BENEFIT SPECIAL OLYMPICS MARYLAND
Minimal Delays Expected During Off-Peak Closures and 5K Event

WHAT: The northbound right tube (Bore 4) of the Fort McHenry Tunnel (I-95) will be closed temporarily for this weekends Fort McHenry Tunnel 5K Run/Walk. Barriers will separate vehicular traffic from runners in the toll plaza area during the event.

(I-95) will be closed temporarily for this weekends Fort McHenry Tunnel 5K Run/Walk. Barriers will separate vehicular traffic from runners in the toll plaza area during the event.

WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 20, at approximately 7 p.m., Bore 4 will close to vehicular traffic. All northbound traffic will be directed through the northbound left tube (Bore 3). Bore 4 is scheduled to reopen to traffic by 12 noon on Sunday, Sept. 21.

In addition, the ramp from northbound I-95 to Keith Avenue (Exit 56) will be closed during this timeframe. The detour route will direct motorists on northbound I-95 to Boston Street (Exit 57), to southbound I-95, to Keith Avenue.

Stay Alert So No One Gets Hurt! Please drive with caution and obey posted-speed limits and traffic-control devices. For additional information on the Fort McHenry Tunnel 5K, please visit tunnelrun.org.

Follow the MDTA at twitter.com/TheMDTA, Facebook.com/TheMDTA, and mdta.maryland.gov.

The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.

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