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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 3, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Nov. 3, 2017

 

WORK TO RESULT IN TEMPORARY OVERNIGHT CLOSURES OF RAMP FROM KEITH AVENUE TO SOUTHBOUND I-95 IN BALTIMORE CITY

 

WHAT: The ramp from Keith Avenue to southbound I-95 will be closed temporarily to traffic. The detour will direct motorists to northbound I-95, to O'Donnell Street (Exit 57), to Interstate Avenue, to southbound I-95.

WHEN: Weather permitting, Monday, Nov. 6, through Wednesday, Nov. 8, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.

WHY: Toll Dollars At Work. Crews will close the ramp to pour foundations as part of the Maryland Transportation Authority's (MDTA) $13.7 million project to remove and replace weathering steel high-mast light poles along I-95 in Baltimore.

 

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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Bay Bridge (US 50/301)

Lane Closures and Traffic Patterns

Scheduled for the Week of Nov. 5 - 11, 2017

 

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 eastbound span will be closed temporarily to traffic Sunday from approximately 12:01 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the "Across the Bay 10K" running event. Two-way traffic will operate on the westbound span. Motorists should anticipate delays and are urged to travel prior to 6 a.m. or after 6 p.m. For additional information on the event, visit bridgerace.com.

The westbound span may be closed Monday through Wednesday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning and Thursday from 9 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.

One lane of the eastbound span may be closed Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for preservation/maintenance work.

When daytime two-way traffic is in effect on the westbound span, toll lanes 1 through 5, on the left side of the toll plaza, will be directed into contra-flow traffic on the westbound span. Motorists wishing to use an E-ZPass® Only lane to access the eastbound span should use toll lanes 6 or 9.

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

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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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Nov. 3, 2017

 

WORK TO RESULT IN TEMPORARY

CLOSURES OF RAMPS IN BALTIMORE CITY

 

WHAT:          The ramp from northbound I-395 to Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard will be closed temporarily to traffic. The detour route will direct motorists to Howard Street, to westbound Lombard Street, to Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard. 

The ramp from Russell Street to Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and the ramp from Russell Street to southbound I-395 will be closed temporarily to traffic. The detour route to southbound I-395 will direct motorists to Pratt Street, to Howard Street, to southbound I-395. The detour route to Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard will direct motorists to Paca Street, to Lombard Street, to Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard.

The ramp from southbound I-95 to southbound MD 295 (Exit 52) will be closed temporarily to traffic. The detour route will direct motorists, to I-695 East (Outer Loop), to southbound MD 295 (Exit 7A).                                  

WHEN:          Weather permitting, the ramps from I-395 and Russell Street to Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, and the ramp from Russell Street to southbound I-395 closures will occur Friday, Nov. 3, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning.

Weather permitting, the southbound I-95 to southbound MD 295 ramp closure will occur Saturday, Nov. 4; Sunday, Nov. 5; Saturday, Nov. 11; and Sunday, Nov. 12; from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.                                   

WHY:             Crews will be performing paving operations to the ramps from I-395 and Russell Street to Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and the ramp from Russell Street to southbound I-395. Crews will be performing annual inspections to the ramp from southbound I-95 to southbound MD 295.

 

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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For Immediate Release

Facility: (I-895) Baltimore Harbor Tunnel

During tunnel closures at the (I-895) Baltimore Harbor Tunnel, drivers may experience 15-20 minute delays while two-way operations (during which one lane of southbound and northbound traffic is directed into the tunnel that remains open) are implemented. Closure times are dependent on traffic volumes.

(I-895) Baltimore Harbor Tunnel Lane Closures for the Week of Nov. 6, 2017

The Northbound Tunnel is scheduled to be closed at 9 p.m. on the evenings of Nov. 6-9, 2017, for maintenance operations. Re-opening is scheduled to take place at 4 a.m. on the following morning.

This is a tentative schedule that is subject to change at any time due to weather, traffic conditions, emergency incidents, or priority closures.