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The MDTA Traffic Advisories blog posts information about scheduled construction and maintenance projects or other traffic information that might interfere with the normal flow of traffic. Use the Keywords list to locate traffic advisories by facility.
Date: Jan 18, 2013

Jan. 18, 2013

Contact:         Kelly Melhem

                        410-537-1017

Facility:  (US 50/301) Bay Bridge

Bay Bridge (US 50/301) Lane Closures and Traffic Patterns Scheduled for the Week of Jan. 20 - 26, 2013

All work will be performed weather permitting.  The MDTA urges motorists to drive with caution and obey all traffic-control devices and lane-control signals.  Lane closures are subject to change and closure times are dependent on traffic volumes. 

TOLL DOLLARS AT WORK

Two lanes of the westbound span may be closed Sunday and Monday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning and Saturday from 8 p.m. to 9 a.m. the following morning for preservation/maintenance work.

The westbound span may be closed Tuesday through Thursday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning and Friday from 9 p.m. to 8 a.m. the following morning for preservation/maintenance work. Two-way traffic will operate on the eastbound span during the full westbound span closures.

One lane of the westbound span may be closed Tuesday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for preservation/maintenance work.

Have you considered carpooling?  Call 1-800-745-RIDE or visit mtamaryland.com.

Jan. 18, 2013

Contact:         Kelly Melhem

                        410-537-1017

Facility:  (I-895) Baltimore Harbor Tunnel

(I-895) Baltimore Harbor Tunnel Closure Info for January 22 through January 25, 2013

The Eastbound Tunnel is scheduled to be closed at 8:00pm on the evening of January 22, 2013 for maintenance operations; re-opening is scheduled to take place at 4:30am the following morning.

The Westbound Tunnel is scheduled to be closed at 8:00pm on the evenings of January 23, 2013 for maintenance operations; re-opening is scheduled to take place at 4:30am the following morning.

Lane one north and southbound through the East and Westbound Tunnels are scheduled to be closed at 8:00pm on the evening of January 24, 2013 for attenuator repairs; re-opening is scheduled to take place at 4:30am the following morning.

This is a tentative schedule that is subject to change at any time with little notice due to weather, traffic, emergencies, or priority closures.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Jan. 18, 2013

Contact:         Kelly Melhem

                        410-537-1017

Facility:  (I-95) Fort McHenry Tunnel

ROUTINE INSPECTIONS TO RESULT IN CATON AVENUE RAMP CLOSURE ON I-95 THIS SATURDAY

WHAT: Weather permitting, the ramp from southbound I-95 to eastbound and westbound Caton Avenue may be closed temporarily to traffic.

The detour route will direct motorists to I-695 (Exit 49A), to Hollins Ferry Road (Exit 9), to northbound I-695, to northbound I-95, to eastbound or westbound Caton Avenue.

WHEN:  Saturday, Jan. 19, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHY:  Inspectors will be conducting routine annual facility inspections.        

To view real-time traffic camera images on MDTA roadways, visit mdta.maryland.gov.  Know Before You Go!  Call 511 or visit www.MD511.org for statewide travel information.

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The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Jan. 17, 2013

Contact:  Kelly Melhem

                410-537-1017

Facility: (I-95) Fort McHenry Tunnel

(I-95) Fort McHenry Tunnel Closures for the week of January 21 through  January 27, 2013

The following closures are tentatively scheduled at the Fort McHenry Tunnel the week of 1/21/2013 through 1/27/2013;

  • Monday 1/21  Bore 1 and Bore 4 for maintenence
  • Tuesday 1/22 Bore 1 for Bore 4 for maintenence
  • Wednesday 1/23  Bore 1 for Bore 4 for maintenence
  • Thursday 1/24 Bore 1 for Bore 4 for maintenence
  • Friday 1/25 Bore 4 for maintenence
  • Saturday 1/26 Bore 4 for maintenence
  • Sunday 1/27 Bore 3 for maintenence

This is a tentative schedule subject to change due to weather, heavy traffic, incidents or priority closures. Please contact me if you have any questions or requests.