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Bay Bridge traffic patterns to shift beginning Sunday

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Posted at 8:15 AM, Oct 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-18 08:20:49-04

BAY BRIDGE — Lane closures and traffic patterns are scheduled for the week of October 20th – 26th.

The westbound span of the Bay Bridge may be closed Sunday from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m., Monday through Wednesday from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., Friday from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. and Saturday from 9 p.m. to 8 a.m. for preservation/maintenance work or routine annual inspections.

The right lane on the westbound span is closed 24/7 for roadwork. Expect major delays in both directions.

Two-way traffic will operate on the eastbound span during the full westbound span closures.

The MDTA urges motorists to drive with caution and obey all traffic-control devices and lane-control signals. Headlights are required at all times on the bridge. Lane closures are subject to change and closure times are dependent on traffic volumes.

Sign up for email/text alerts at mdta.maryland.gov or visit MD511.org for statewide travel information