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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: Nov 20, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Nov. 20, 2015

 

ROUTINE INSPECTIONS TO RESULT IN TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF RAMP FROM NORTHBOUND MD 295 TO NORTHBOUND I-95 THIS SATURDAY

Traffic will be detoured via I-395

WHAT:          The ramp from northbound MD 295 (Russell Street) to northbound I-95 will be closed temporarily to traffic.  The detour route will direct  motorists to southbound I-395, to northbound I-95.                      

WHEN:          Weather permitting, Saturday, Nov. 21, from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHY:             Inspectors will be conducting routine annual facility inspections.

 

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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 Nov. 22 – 28, 2015

 

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

REMINDER: Headlights are required at all times on the bridge.

The westbound span may be closed Sunday from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning and Monday and Tuesday from 8 p.m. to 5 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.

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

The MDTA offers the following travel tip for the holiday week:

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

Daily – before 10 a.m. and after 6 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 - For real-time updates on major incidents follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/TheMDTA. Find us at facebook.com/TheMDTA and mdta.maryland.gov. Call 511 or visit MD511.org for statewide travel information.

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