Tag Archives: Delaware Turnpike

I-95: 50 years ago, the John F. Kennedy Memorial Highway and Delaware Turnpike opened

  On this day in 1963, a significant section of Interstate 95 was opened at the Maryland-Delaware border amid pageantry and 10,000 people that included President John F. Kennedy in one of his last public appearances. The Maryland portion, the Northeast Expressway, was 42 miles long from Baltimore County to the Mason-Dixon Line. Across the

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I-95: EZ Pass only lanes now open on the Delaware Turnpike

  I-95 high-speed E-ZPass lanes open at Newark toll plaza – The News Journal (New Castle, Del.) A nightmare of a construction project along Interstate 95 has been completed. The Delaware Turnpike toll plaza near Newark now has two dedicated left lanes for cars with EZ Pass — drivers with the transponder no longer have

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NPR I-95 series looks at Delaware travel plaza, Maine

That’s No Rest Stop, It’s A ‘Travel Plaza’ – NPR The second weekend of I-95: The Road Most Traveled features a look at the Delaware Welcome Center Travel Plaza that was recently reopened. The old service plaza was pretty bad and I only went to it a few times over the years. Typically, if I

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Higher tolls on Delaware Turnpike

  Higher tolls, fees start today – The News Journal, New Castle, Del.Steve Anderson of nycroads.com, dcroads.net and others tipped me off that the tolls are going up on the Delaware Turnpike. The highway, which includes I-95’s first 11 miles in Delaware, will now cost $4 at the main toll plaza east of the Maryland/Delaware

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