FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 25, 2014
Contact: Tamory Winfield
OVERNIGHT LANE CLOSURES OF I-95 IN
WHITE MARSH FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 28 - MAY 3
Closures part of I-95 Express Toll LanesSM Project
WHAT: Weather permitting, two lanes of southbound and northbound I-95 at the MD 43 interchange (White Marsh Boulevard) in Northeast Baltimore will be temporarily closed for overnight work.
WHEN: Double-lane closures will occur on northbound and southbound I-95 Monday through Thursday, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning and Saturday, from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following morning. After 10 p.m., periodic 5-10 minute traffic drags, during which police will bring vehicles to a reduced pace prior to the work zone, may occur.
Please note that additional temporary, overnight closures may occur as necessary into next month. The MDTA will issue traffic advisories when additional closures are scheduled.
WHY: Crews will be erecting steel as 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 (ETLSM) Project.
The new I-95 Express Toll Lanes are expected to open in late 2014. For more information, visit I95ExpressTollLanes.com.
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