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Date: Oct 18, 2013

For Immediate Release

Facility: (I-95) Fort McHenry Tunnel

(I-95) Fort McHenry Tunnel Closures for the Week of October 21, 2013

The following closures are tentatively scheduled at the Fort McHenry Tunnel the week of October 21 through 27, 2013:

  • Monday 10/21 - Bore 3 for maintenance operations
  • Tuesday 10/22 - Bore 3 for maintenance operations
  • Wednesday 10/23 - Bore 3 for maintenance operations                                  
  • Thursday 10/24 - Bore 3 for maintenance operations
  •  Friday 10/25 - No Closures
  •  Saturday 10/26 - No Closures

This is a tentative schedule subject to change due to weather, heavy traffic, incidents or priority closures.

RAMP FROM SOUTHBOUND I-95 TO WESTBOUND EASTERN AVENUE WILL BE CLOSED THIS WEEKEND

Friday, Oct. 18, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, the ramp from southbound I-95 to Eastern Avenue (Exit 59) will be partially closed for Baltimore City repair work on Eastern Avenue.  The ramp's two right lanes to westbound Eastern Avenue will be closed. 

The detour route will direct motorists to eastbound Eastern Avenue, to North Point Boulevard, to westbound Eastern Avenue.

One of the lanes to westbound Eastern Avenue may reopen Saturday and the detour will be removed.  Ramp lane reopening is subject to pending work progress.

Remember to follow the MDTA at twitter.com/TheMDTA and facebook.com/TheMDTA for the latest updates.

Know Before You Go - call 511 or visit MD511.org.

The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Oct. 18, 2013

Contact:          Tamory Winfield

 410-537-1017

           

 

**UPDATED SCHEDULE**

I-95 EXPRESS TOLL LANESSM CONSTRUCTION CLOSURES

OCT. 20 - 23, 2013

 

Weather permitting, the following closures and detours are scheduled to take place for bridge demolition and final surface paving associated with the I-95 Express Toll LanesSM (ETLSM) Project.  The closure originally scheduled for Oct. 17 was canceled due to rain and a modified schedule is below.

 

Sunday, Oct. 20 and Monday, Oct. 21, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning, the exit from northbound I-95 to Interstate 695 (Exit 64) is scheduled to be closed for final surface paving.  Traffic will be detoured to westbound MD 43 (Exit 67B, White Marsh Boulevard), to southbound I-95, I-695 (Exit 64).

Tuesday, Oct. 22 and Wednesday, Oct. 23, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning, all lanes of eastbound Interstate 695 (INNER LOOP) at Interstate 95 (Exit 33) will be completely closed for bridge demolition.  Traffic will be detoured off Exit 33 to northbound I-95, to westbound MD 43 (Exit 67B, White Marsh Boulevard), to southbound I-95, to eastbound I-695 (Exit 64).

 

The new I-95 Express Toll Lanes are expected to open in late 2014.  For more information, visit I95ExpressTollLanes.com.

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

Follow the MDTA at twitter.com/TheMDTA and facebook.com/TheMDTA.

The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience. 

 

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Bay Bridge (US 50/301)

Lane Closures and Traffic Patterns

Scheduled for the Week of Oct. 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

 

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

One lane of the westbound span may be closed Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 noon for preservation/maintenance work or routine annual inspections. 

Monday through Thursday, one lane will be closed for approximately 15 minutes for contractor pick-up. 

FOR 24/7 BAY BRIDGE TRAFFIC INFORMATION
CALL 1-877-BAYSPAN (1-877-229-7726) or visit baybridge.com

Know Before You Go - call 511 or visit MD511.org.  Follow the MDTA at twitter.com/TheMDTA, facebook.com/TheMDTA and mdta.maryland.gov. 

    

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