US 1 signSingle-Lane Closures in Both Directions Necessary for Median Construction (February 5, 2024) –The State Highway Administration will perform a traffic switch to begin median construction on US 1 (Baltimore Avenue) between Lakeland Drive and south of MD 193 (Greenbelt Road) College Park this week. Weather permitting, this work will be complete by late spring 2024. The median construction work is part of the US 1 College Park Improvement Project. The median will be closed as crews build the concrete median. Variable Message Signs (VMS) will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming traffic switch. Drivers, pedestrians, and bicyclists should plan extra commuting time.Work will take place on weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Single-lane closures northbound and southbound will also be in effect.Ardent Company, LLC, of McLean, VA, will perform the work. More information on the US 1 College Park Improvement project is available here. Customers who have questions may contact the District 3 Office at 301-513-7300 or toll-free at 1-800-749-0737. For a list of all major State Highway Administration projects, go to Project Portal, or visit the homepage at roads.maryland.gov. For a look at real-time traffic conditions, go to md511.maryland.gov.