THURSDAY TEMPORARY TRAFFIC HOLDS AT BAY & KEY BRIDGES FOR LARGE CRANE DELIVERY BY SHIP

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC HOLDS AT BAY & KEY BRIDGES FOR LARGE CRANE DELIVERY BY SHIP TO PORT OF BALTIMORE  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 Traffic Holds for Motorist Safety Passage in Morning at Bay and Afternoon at Key

(Sept 8, 2021) …WHAT: The Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) will temporarily hold traffic in both directions on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge (US 50/301) and Francis Scott Key Bridge (I-695) during passage of marine vessels carrying four large cranes.

WHEN:    Thursday, September 9, traffic on the Bay Bridge will be held at approximately 10 a.m. for approximately 15-30 minutes; traffic on the Key Bridge will be held at approximately 12 p.m. for approximately 15-30 minutes.
Note: Times and durations will be approximate and dependent upon the vessel’s progress. This transport is weather dependent.

WHY:       Traffic holds will be utilized for safety purposes to ensure that drivers are not distracted crossing these bridges during the cranes’ passage beneath the structures.

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