FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 2, 2016

 

ONE-MONTH CLOSURE OF RED TOAD ROAD UNDER

I-95 OVERPASS IN CECIL COUNTY FOR REPAIRS

 

WHAT: Red Toad Road in North East will be closed 24/7 between Goosemar Road and Bethel Church Road for repairs to the I-95 overpass.

The detour route directs motorists to US 40, to MD 272 (North East Road), to MD 274 (Joseph Biggs Memorial Highway), to Theodore Road, to Goosemar Road, to Red Toad Road.

WHEN: Weather permitting, Red Toad Road under I-95 will close at 9 a.m. Monday, May 16, and is expected to reopen Friday, June 10.

WHY: Toll Dollars At Work: The closure will allow the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) to make concrete repairs to the overpass. A full closure is needed to allow space for the construction equipment.

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The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.

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