FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oct. 10, 2014

Contact: John Sales
410-537-1017

WORK TO RESULT IN TEMPORARY OVERNIGHT CLOSURES OF RAMP FROM SOUTHBOUND I-95 TO NORTHBOUND I-395 THIS MONTH


WHAT:  Weather permitting, the ramp from southbound I-95 to northbound I-395 (Exit 53) will be closed. The detour route will direct motorists to Caton Avenue (Exit 50A), to northbound I-95, to northbound I-395 (Exit 53).
                                               
WHEN:  Closures will occur Mondays through Saturdays between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. the following morning, starting Tuesday, Oct. 14, through Sunday, Nov. 2.  All dates and times are approximate and dependent on   weather or events.
                      
WHY:  Toll Dollars At Work: The ramp closure is part of the Maryland Transportation Authority's (MDTA) two-year, $13 million steel repair  and cleaning/painting project for bridges on I-95/I-395 south of the Fort   McHenry Tunnel. 

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The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.

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