FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Feb. 21, 2013

Contact:         John Sales

                        410-537-1017

I-95 EXPRESS TOLL LANESSM CONSTRUCTION CLOSURES FOR THE WEEK OF FEB. 24

Weather permitting, the following closures and detours are scheduled to take place the week of Feb. 24, 2013, for contractors to perform bridge demolition work and removal associated with the I-95 Express Toll LanesSM (ETLsSM) Project. 

Monday, Feb. 25, and Tuesday, Feb. 26, from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning, all lanes of westbound Interstate 695 (OUTER LOOP) at Interstate 95 (Exit 33) will be completely closed.  The detour route will direct motorists to northbound I-95, to westbound MD 43 (Exit 67B, White Marsh Boulevard), to southbound I-95, to westbound I-695 (Exit 64).  In the event of inclement weather or other variables, work also may be performed Wednesday, Feb. 27.

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

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The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.