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Date: Jul 11, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 11, 2016

 

OVERNIGHT LANE CLOSURES CONTINUE

ON I-895 AT K-TRUSS BRIDGE

Use I-95 As Alternate Route

 

WHAT: One lane on northbound or southbound I-895 at the K-Truss Bridge, south of the Baltimore Harbor Tunnel toll plaza, will be closed temporarily to traffic.  Motorists should use I-95/Fort McHenry Tunnel as an alternate route.

WHEN: Weather permitting, lane closures will occur as follows:

  • Monday to Thursday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning;
  • Friday from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. the following morning;
  • Saturday from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. the following morning;
  • Sunday from 9 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. the following morning.

On Friday and Saturday nights with Orioles’ games, southbound I-895 lane closures will begin at 10 p.m. and northbound lane closures will begin at midnight.  No lane closures will be in effect during Labor Day weekend.  Lane closures are anticipated to end this fall.

WHY: Toll Dollars At Work: The closures are part of the Maryland Transportation Authority’s (MDTA) one-year, $6.1 million project to repair the K-Truss Bridge approach spans.  

To view real-time traffic camera images on MDTA roadways, visit mdta.maryland.gov.  For real-time updates on major incidents follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/TheMDTA.  Find us on Facebook at facebook.com/TheMDTA.  

The MDTA thanks motorists for their patience.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 11, 2016

 

**UPDATED SCHEDULED**

WORK TO RESULT IN TEMPORARY OVERNIGHT CLOSURES OF INNER LOOP I-695 RAMPS IN NORTHEAST BALTIMORE

 

WHAT: The ramps from northbound I-95 and southbound I-95 to I-695 East (Inner Loop) will be closed overnight. The detour will direct motorists to I-695 West (Outer Loop), to southbound US 1 (Exit 32A), to I-695 East (Inner Loop).

WHEN: Weather permitting, Tuesday, July 12, through Thursday, July 14, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning and Sunday, July 17, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning

Note: Due to other variables, work has been scheduled for Sunday, July 17.

WHY: Crews will be milling the roadway as part of the Maryland Transportation Authority's (MDTA) I-95 Improvement Project with Express Toll Lanes (ETL). The current work at the I-95/I-695 interchange will reconstruct and realign I-695 from US 1 to MD 7 (Philadelphia Road). The project is anticipated to be complete in fall 2016.

 

To view real-time traffic camera images on MDTA roadways, visit mdta.maryland.gov. For real-time updates on major incidents follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/TheMDTA. Find us on Facebook at facebook.com/TheMDTA. The MDTA thanks its customers for their patience and reminds them to Stay Alert So No One Gets Hurt!!

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