FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 9, 2014

Contact:          John Sales

                        410-537-1017

 

 

OVERNIGHT CLOSURES OF I-95 IN

WHITE MARSH FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 11 - 17

Closures part of I-95 Express Toll LanesSM Project

  

WHAT:           Weather permitting, all lanes of southbound I-95 at the MD 43 interchange (White Marsh Boulevard) in Northeast Baltimore will be temporarily closed for overnight work.  Traffic will be detoured to Exit 67 (eastbound White Marsh Boulevard), to eastbound MD 7 (Philadelphia Road), to westbound White Marsh Boulevard, to southbound I-95.

WHEN:           The southbound closures will occur on Friday, from 11:30 p.m. to 7 a.m. the following morning and Saturday, from 11:30 p.m. to 8 a.m. the following morning.  Additional two or three lane closures may take place on northbound or southbound I-95 Monday, April 14, through Thursday, April 17, from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.  Traffic will continue in the remaining open lanes. 

Please note that additional temporary, overnight closures may occur as necessary into next month.  The MDTA will issue traffic advisories when additional closures are scheduled.  

WHY:              Crews will be erecting steel as part of the reconstruction of the I-95/MD 43 (White Marsh Boulevard) interchange for the Maryland Transportation Authoritys (MDTA) I-95 Express Toll Lanes (ETLSM) Project.

 

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

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