FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Oct. 30, 2014

Contact:          John Sales

                        410-537-1017

RAMP FROM NORTHBOUND I-95 TO I-395

REDUCED TO ONE LANE THIS WEEKEND

Expect Delays & Use Alternate Routes Into Baltimore

WHAT: The ramp from northbound I-95 to northbound I-395 into Baltimore City will be reduced from two lanes to one lane.

Use the following alternate routes into downtown: northbound I-95 to Russell Street (Exit 52) or to Key Highway (Exit 55).  The northbound I-95 exit for Hanover Street (Exit 54) remains closed until early November.  Motorists should consider the Francis Scott Key Bridge (I-695) or the Baltimore Harbor Tunnel (I-895) if their destinations are north or south of Baltimore. 

WHEN: Friday, Oct. 31, at 10 p.m. to Monday, Nov. 3, at 5 a.m., weather permitting.

WHY: Toll Dollars At Work The temporary traffic pattern is part of the Maryland Transportation Authority's (MDTA) two-year, $66 million project to remove and replace the existing concrete deck (riding) surface and roadway joints on mainline I-95 and the ramps serving I-95 in Baltimore City.

To view real-time traffic camera images on MDTA roadways, visit mdta.maryland.gov.  Know Before You Go!  For real-time updates on major incidents follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/TheMDTA.  Find us on Facebook at facebook.com/TheMDTA Call 511 or visit MD511.org for statewide travel information.  The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.

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