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Date: Jul 26, 2013

(I-895) Baltimore Harbor Tunnel Closures for the Week of July 29, 2013

The Eastbound Tunnel is scheduled to be closed at 9 p.m. on the evenings of July 29 and 30, 2013, for maintenance operations.   Re-opening is scheduled to take place at 4 a.m. the following mornings.

The Westbound Tunnel is scheduled to be closed at 9 p.m. on the evenings of July 31 and Aug. 1, 2013, for maintenance operations.  Re-opening is scheduled to take place at 4:30 a.m. the following mornings.

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

Bay Bridge (US 50/301)

Lane Closures and Traffic Patterns

Scheduled for the Week of July 28 - August 3, 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 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning for preservation/maintenance work.  Two-way traffic will operate on the eastbound span during the full westbound span closures.

Two lanes of the westbound span may be closed Saturday from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. the following morning for preservation/maintenance work.

Monday through Thursday at 3:30 p.m., the right lane of the westbound span will be closed for approximately 15 minutes for contractor pick-up.

The MDTA offers the following travel tips for the summer months:

·        Travel off-peak when heading to and from the Eastern Shore.  The best times to travel the Bay Bridge on weekends include:

  •          Friday before 10 a.m. and after 10 p.m.
  •          Saturday before 7 a.m. and after 5 p.m.
  •          Sunday before 10 a.m. and after 10 p.m.

 

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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