FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Oct. 29, 2014

Contact:           John Sales                                                                     

                        410-537-1017 

 

NEW I-95 ENTRANCE RAMPS FROM MD 43

OPEN TUESDAY, NOV. 4 AND THURSDAY, NOV. 6

Change to access points for I-95 from MD 43

MD43 Interchange

WHAT:          Weather permitting, new flyover entrance ramps to northbound and southbound I-95 from eastbound and westbound MD 43 (White Marsh Boulevard) will open to traffic.  The NEW entrance ramps will be accessible from the right lane on MD 43 and will be located prior to passing over I-95.  In addition, there now will be one ramp from eastbound MD 43 and one ramp from westbound MD 43 to access both northbound and southbound I-95.  There will be a second decision point on each ramp from MD 43 to access northbound or southbound I-95. 

WHEN:          The new flyover ramp for westbound MD 43 traffic to I-95 will open in time for morning commuters on Tuesday, Nov. 4.  The new flyover ramp for eastbound MD 43 to I-95 will open in time for morning commuters on Thursday, Nov. 6, after which the new traffic pattern shown above will be in effect (orange indicates new ramps). 

WHY:            The work is part of the reconstruction of the I-95/MD 43 interchange for the MD Transportation Authoritys (MDTA) I-95 Improvements with Express Toll Lanes (ETLSM) Project.

The new I-95 Express Toll Lanes are expected to open in December 2014.  For more information, visit mdta.maryland.gov.

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