***TRAFFIC ALERT*** MDOT SHA BEGINS RECONSTRUCTION OF US 1 IN COLLEGE PARK

US 1 Sign

US 1 Sign)

​(June 3, 2020) – The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) will begin lane closures today as part of the US 1 (Baltimore Avenue) from College Avenue to MD 193 (University Boulevard) Corridor Improvement Project.

Motorists can expect northbound and southbound single left lane closures on US 1 from Knox Road to Rossborough Lane, Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. As the project progresses, motorists can expect additional lane closures on US 1 and MD 193.

To view an online presentation with an overview of the project and its construction schedule, click on  https://youtu.be/V0ElTbTccYY.


 

MDOT SHA works hard to maintain safe traffic mobility in work zones for our crews as well as our customers. Drivers need to stay alert, focus on driving and, look for reduced speed limits, as well as other pattern changes. Drive like you work here and slowdown in construction zones.

For a list of all major MDOT SHA projects, go to Project Portal. Visit our homepage at roads.maryland.gov. For a look at real-time traffic conditions, go to md511.maryland.gov.

Editor’s Note

MDOT SHA has a record amount of highway construction projects underway across the state to reduce congestion and improve safety.  From intersection improvements to widening and new interchange construction, MDOT SHA is investing in projects to enhance the commute and daily travel for millions of Marylanders.  MDOT SHA maintains more than 2,500 bridges and 17,000 miles of non-toll state roads – the interstate, US and state numbered routes in Maryland’s 23 counties.

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