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April 26, 2011

Closings, detours expected on I-95

Interstate 95 south of the Fort McHenry Tunnel will be the site of multiple lane closings over the weekend as crews work to resurface the main highway and some ramps and to upgrade lighting in the area.

The Maryland Transportation Authority, which maintains that stretch of I-95, said the ramp from southbound I-95 to westbound Caton Avenue will be closed from, 5 p.m. Friday until 6 p.m. Saturday. A detour using the eastbound exit will be in place.

The two left lanes of northbound and southbound I-95 from the Beltway to the tunnel will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday until 11 a.m. Saturday. On Sunday at 9 p.m., the authority will close the ramp from southbound Russell Street to southbound I-95 until 5 a.m. Monday. A detour will be in place. All of the road work is contingent upon weather conditions.

Posted by Michael Dresser at 10:15 AM |
Categories: On the roads
About Michael Dresser
Michael Dresser has been an editor, reporter and columnist with The Sun longer than Baltimore's had a subway. He's covered retailing, telecommunications, state politics and wine. Since 2004, he's been The Sun's transportation writer. He lives in Ellicott City with his wife and travel companion, Cindy.

His Getting There column appears on Mondays. Mike's blog will be a forum for all who are interested in highways, transit and other transportation issues affecting Baltimore, Maryland and the region.

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