****INCIDENTS AND SLOW DOWNS****
Baltimore City: TRAFFIC PATTERN CHANGE – Ramp from I-395 SOUTHBOUND to I-95 SOUTHBOUND has been restored to TWO LANES.
Baltimore County: BRIDGE REPAIRS – Dulaney Valley Rd has been narrowed to ONE lane at the bridge over Jenkins Run, near the entrance to the Loch Raven skeet and trap club. A traffic signal regulates traffic, one direction at a time.
US 50/301 Bay Bridge:
- THREE lanes OPEN WESTBOUND
- TWO lanes OPEN EASTBOUND
US 50: No incidents reported
I-70: No incidents reported
I-83/Harrisburg Expressway: No incidents reported
I-83/Jones Falls Expressway: NORTHBOUND – ROLLOVER CRASH nerar Ruxton Rd – ONE LEFT lane OPEN
I-95 (North of Baltimore): No incidents reported
I-95/Fort McHenry Tunnel: No incidents reported
I-95 (Baltimore City): No incidents reported
I-95 (South of Baltimore) No incident reported
I-97: No incidents reported
I-195: No incidents reported
MD 295/Baltimore-Washington Pkwy: No incidents reported
I-395: SOUTHBOUND ramp to I 95 SOUTHBOUND has been restored to TWO LANES.
I-695/OUTER Loop Beltway: No incidents reported
I-695/INNER Loop Beltway: No incidents reported
I-695/Curtis Creek Draw Span: No incidents reported
I-795: No incidents reported
I-895/Harbor Tunnel Thruway: No incidents reported
**** MASS TRANSIT ****
MARC trains: On or close to schedule
****LONG TERM WORK PROJECTS****
Allegany County: BRIDGE REHABILITATION – I-68 EASTBOUND at the Crosstown Bridge in Cumberland. TWO RIGHT lanes remain BLOCKED around-the-clock.
Allegany County: Work continues to repair the I-68 Bridges over Patterson Avenue and Kelley Road in Cumberland. While two lanes will be maintained in each direction for the duration of the project, lane shifts and traffic pattern changes will occur from time to time. A lane shift occurred in late October. The ramp from Lee Street to I-68 westbound remains CLOSED.
Anne Arundel County: Bay Bridge Lane Closures Scheduled for Week of August 17th – 23rd
HEADLIGHT USE WHILE DRIVING ACROSS THE BAY BRIDGE IS NOW MANDATORY AT ALL TIMES.
The WESTBOUND span may be CLOSED:
- Sunday from 12 midnight until 5 am Monday morning
The EASTBOUND span may be CLOSED:
- Monday through Wednesday from 10 pm until 5 am the following morning
- Thursday from 11 pm until 5 am on Friday
- Saturday from 11 pm until 7 am on Sunday
- The WESTBOUND span will carry TWO-WAY traffic during these closures
One lane of the EASTBOUND span may be CLOSED:
- Monday through Wednesday from 9 am until 2:30 pm
- Thursday from 9 am until 1 pm
- The WESTBOUND span will carry TWO-WAY traffic during these closures
The RIGHT LANE of the WESTBOUND span may be blocked for about 15 minutes at 5:30 am and at 3:30 pm on Monday through Thursday and at 5:30 am and 1 pm on Friday for worker drop off and pick up at the suspension span.
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 two-way 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.
Anne Arundel County: LIGHTING UPGRADE: MD 450 at the Naval Academy Bridge Starting on Monday, workers will replace all 80 light poles and fixtures on the bridge with LED lighting. Crews will work one direction at a time and will CLOSE the bike lane and sidewalk where they are working. No travel lanes will be closed. The work is scheduled to take place from Sunday through Thursday overnights from 8 pm until 5 am the following morning and should be completed this fall.
Baltimore City: BRIDGE RE-DECKING on I-395/I-95:
I-95 NORTHBOUND between MD 295/Baltimore-Washington Parkway and Key Highway: The travel lanes divide around the work area, TWO lanes to the LEFT and TWO lanes to the RIGHT. Traffic in the TWO LEFT lanes WILL NOT be able to exit at Russell St (MD 295), I-395, Hanover Street or Key Highway. Motorists who want to use the I-95 exits in downtown Baltimore, must stay to the RIGHT after Caton Avenue. This change is scheduled to remain in place until late AUGUST.
I-95 SOUTHBOUND between I-395 and Russell Street: The traffic pattern changed on Wednesday, July 9th. ALL THREE LANES SHIFT to the LEFT around the work.
In addition the RAMP from I-395 SOUTHBOUND to I-95 SOUTHBOUND has been NARROWED – ONE LANE to the LEFT, 24/7 until mid-AUGUST.
Baltimore City: The LONG TERM WORK ZONE on Russell Street at and north of the casino has been completed. THREE lanes are now available each way between Bush and Hamburg Streets.
Baltimore City: US 40 WESTBOUND is CLOSED between Greene Street and Pulaski Street for work on the West Baltimore MARC Station. Franklin Street WESTBOUND is now OPEN between Monroe and Pulaski Streets. The closure will likely be in effect until late July.
Baltimore City: The Frederick Avenue Bridge over the Gwynns Falls and the CSX Railroad tracks will be CLOSED for about a year for reconstruction. The bridge is located east of Caton Avenue between Font Hill Avenue and Brunswick Street on Frederick Avenue in West Baltimore. Drivers should use US 40/Edmonson Avenue or Wilkens Avenue as alternate routes.
Baltimore City: Northbound Charles Street is CLOSED between 28th Street and University Parkway. Northbound detour: Calvert Street. Southbound detour: St. Paul Street. East-west streets remain open for commuters, including the connection along Charles Street between Art Museum Drive and 33rd Street. Effective Monday, June 10th, the single lane for local traffic on Charles Street will be CLOSED between 33rd and 34th Streets for the duration of the project.
Baltimore City: As part of the continuing project to rebuild the I-895 bridge over Potee Street, the ramp from I-895 SOUTHBOUND to Potee Street (Exit 7) remains CLOSED. The detour will direct drivers to exit I-895 SOUTHBOUND at the INNER LOOP of I-695 (Exit 3) to Washington Boulevard (Exit 10) to Patapsco Avenue and Potee Street.
Baltimore County: Work to mill, patch and repave both loops of the Beltway (I-695) between Liberty Road and Security Boulevard and between York and Providence Roads is underway. For the Beltway project between Pikesville and and Woodlawn, motorists can expect to find up to TWO lanes of I-695 CLOSED Sunday through Thursday from 7 pm until 5 am the following morning. Those who drive I-695 through Towson can expect to to find up to TWO lanes of I-695 CLOSED Sunday through Thursday from 9 pm until 5 am the following morning. The project in Towson will also require ramps in the I-695 interchanges with York, Dulaney Valley and Providence Roads to be closed at times, Sunday through Thursday from 10 pm until 5 am the following morning. Motorists driving through both work areas should be alert for mid-day shoulder closures from Monday through Friday. Both projects should be completed by the summer of 2014.
Baltimore County: Reconstruction and repairs to the curbs, sidewalks and MTA bus pads along with the repaving of Liberty Road between the Beltway and the Baltimore City/County line will cause single lane closures Mondays through Fridays from 9 am until 3 pm and Sundays through Thursdays from 7 pm until 5 am the following morning.
Baltimore County: Work on the new Middletown Road Bridge over I-83/Harrisburg Expressway continues. Single lane closures are possible each day, Monday through Friday on I-83/Harrisburg Expressway EACH WAY at the Middletown Road work zone from 9 am until 3 pm.
Carroll County: BGE NATURAL GAS LINE WORK: MD 27/Ridge Rd between Gillis Falls Rd and Warfieldsburg Rd (between Mt. Airy and Westminster) – ONE lane will be CLOSED overnights, Sundays though Thursdays from 7 pm until 5 am the following morning.
Charles County: Maintenance and inspection work continues on The Nice Bridge on US 301 at the Maryland/Virginia line. The bridge will continue to be reduced to one lane with flagging operations alternating northbound and southbound traffic, one direction at a time during the following times:
- Mondays through Thursdays from 9 am until 3 pm.
- Mondays through Thursdays from 8 pm until 5 am the following morning.
Trucks greater than 10-feet wide will not be permitted to cross the bridge during flagging operations. Every effort will be made to cross all vehicles exceeding 10-feet from 8 am until 8:30 am and from 3:30 pm until 4 pm. Drivers of vehicles exceeding the width restriction must call 301-259-4444 to obtain approval and schedule an escort. Calls must be made one hour prior to arrival at the bridge and will only be accepted between 8 am and 4 pm Monday through Thursday.
Frederick County: REPAVING: I-270 NORTHBOUND from MD 80/Urbana to I-70/Frederick. ONE lane will be CLOSED overnights from 10 pm until 5 am the following morning, Sundays through Thursdays until late July.
Harford County: BRIDGE REPLACEMENT – MD 7/Philadelphia Rd is CLOSED at the bridge over James Run and will remain CLOSED for the rest of the summer. MD 7 will be CLOSED between MD 543 and Abingdon Road, except for local traffic. Drivers should use US 40/Pulaski Highway as the alternate route.
Kent County: ROUNDABOUT CONSTRUCTION – MD 20 (High Street) at MD 291 (Morgnec Road) in Chestertown. Motorists can expect single lane closures on Mondays from 12 noon until 5 pm and Tuesdays through Thursdays fro 7 am until 5 pm. The work should be completed by late summer.
Montgomery County: Work to repair and upgrade the curbs, drainage, traffic signals and sidewalks on MD 355/Wisconsin Avenue between Bradley Boulevard/MD 191 and Montgomery Avenue/MD 28 will cause SINGLE lane CLOSURES, Monday through Friday from 9 am until 3 pm. Beginning next spring, upt to TWO lanes will be CLOSED overnights, Sunday through Thursday from 10 pm until 5 am the following morning for repaving. The work should be completed by Fall of 2014.
Montgomery County: Bridge deck replacement may close up to two lanes on New Hampshire Avenue (MD 650) at Sligo Creek Parkway, Monday through Fridays from 5 am until 3 pm and from 7 pm on Saturdays until 5 am the following morning.
Prince George’s County: Concrete barrier installation on I-95/I-495 (Capital Beltway) between US 50/John Hanson Highway and MD 202/Landover will cause LEFT lane closures, overnights, Sundays through Thursdays from 9 pm until 5 am.
Prince George’s County: Repaving and work to the extend the turn lanes on MD 197 between the Baltimore/Washington Parkway/MD 295 and Brockbridge Road will cause SINGLE lane CLOSURES, Monday through Friday from 9 am until 3 pm and possible DOUBLE lane CLOSURES, overnights Sunday through Thursday from 8 pm until 5 am the following morning.
Prince George’s County: Milling, paving and curb, gutter, drainage and guard rail repairs are underway on US 50/John Hanson Highway between MD 202/Landover Road and MD 201/Kenilworth Avenue in Cheverly. Expect single lane closures each way, Monday through Friday from 9 am until 3 pm through 2014.
Queen Anne’s County: Overhead lighting work along an eight mile stretch of US 50 in Queen Anne’s County continues.
SHA may occasionally have temporary single lane and shoulder closures according to the following schedule:
October 1 through April 30 – Single-lane closures are permitted Monday through Friday 7 am until 5 pm, except for holidays, BOTH DIRECTIONS on US 50.
May through September 30 – Single-lane closures between 7 am until 5 pm weekdays with the following exceptions:
- No eastbound lane or shoulder closures permitted on Fridays
- No westbound lane or shoulder closures permitted on Mondays