NEWS RELEASE

MDOT SHA MAJOR PLANNED MAJOR WEEKEND LANE CLOSURE REPORT - MAY 10, 2019

All Work is Weather Dependent
 
Real-Time travel conditions and live traffic cameras are available - md511.maryland.gov.
 
HIGH-IMPACT
 
Baltimore County
 
HIGH-IMPACT – Padonia Road under the I-83 Bridges – Bridge replacement project – Between May 12 and May 15 - Padonia Road to be closed occasionally overnights for bridge demolition phase between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. Sunday nights through Friday mornings. Motorists will be guided to the I-83/Timonium Road interchange and back to NB I-83 to Padonia Road. These occasional overnight closures are expected to last until late-May.
 
HIGH IMPACT – Warren Road Bridge over Loch Raven Reservoir (BALTIMORE CITY OWNED BRIDGE) – Emergency bridge repair – Road closed until late-summer. Motorists encouraged to use MD 145 (Paper Mill Road). 

Baltimore/Howard County line

• Southbound I-95 Bridge over the Patapsco River (Baltimore-Howard County line) – Emergency finger joint repairs/deck resurfacing – Single and double lane closures between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. Sunday nights through Friday mornings until mid-May.

Prince George’s County

HIGH-IMPACT - I-95/I-495 (Capital Beltway) on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge – Test openings and routine maintenance – Beginning at 11 p.m., May 16 until 1 a.m. May 17, crews will perform routine drawbridge maintenance to the Woodrow Wilson Bridge over the Potomac River. Brief test openings (total interstate closures) will occur during this period. new

HIGH-IMPACT – I-95/I-495 (Capital Beltway) at MD 214 (Central Avenue) – Traffic switch for bridge replacement project – Single, double and triple lane closures beginning at 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 8. Multi-lane closures will not occur before 10 p.m. Traffic shift should be complete in two weeks.
 
HIGH-IMPACT - MD 213 (Church Hill Road) Bridge over Gravel Run – Bridge replacement project - Weekend closure for temporary bridge installation will begin Friday, May 10 at 8 p.m. and continue through 5 a.m. Monday, May 13. Detour signs will be posted. Commercial vehicle drivers should verify access as there may be turning restrictions in Centreville. MDOT SHA will pour the new concrete bridge deck, then reassemble the temporary “jump bridge.” new
 
Major Weekend Lane Closures
 
Anne Arundel County

• MD 100 Bridges over MD 174 (Quarterfield Road), MD 3 (Crain Highway) and Oakwood Road – Bridge deck overlays – Singe lane closures Sunday nights through Friday mornings between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. Crews have started in the easterly direction and will return for the westbound bridges for the patching work. Once patching is complete, crews will close a single lane in each direction on the bridges to perform the paving operations. This will be complete by the end of June.
 
Baltimore/Harford County line

• US 40 (Pulaski Highway) Bridges over Little Gunpowder Falls – Bridge rehabilitation project – Left lane closed in each direction Saturday between 7 a.m. and 2 p.m. new 

Garrett County

• MD 495 (Swanton Road) in the Town of Swanton – Culvert replacement – Weekend closures and detours using MD 135 (Maryland Highway) as the detour route. Week day single lane closures between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Project to be complete by Memorial Day. new
 
Prince George’s County

• Southbound US 301 (Crain Highway) between Peerless Avenue and the MD State Police truck scales (near Village Drive) – Resurfacing – On Monday, April 22, crews will begin paving in the southbound direction. Once complete, crews will mill and pave the northbound lanes of US 301. Crews will work from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. Sunday nights through Friday mornings. Project should be complete early summer.
 
Queen Anne’s County
 
HIGH-IMPACT - MD 213 (Church Hill Road) Bridge over Gravel Run – Bridge replacement project - Weekend closure for temporary bridge installation will begin Friday, May 10 at 8 p.m. and continue through 5 a.m. Monday, May 13. Detour signs will be posted. Commercial vehicle drivers should verify access as there may be turning restrictions in Centreville. MDOT SHA will pour the new concrete bridge deck, then reassemble the temporary “jump bridge.” new
 
Long-Term Closures
 
Allegany County
 
• Westbound I-68 (National Freeway) near Greene Street – Mountain slope repair project – Right lane closed until early summer.
 
Anne Arundel County

• Westbound MD 175 (Annapolis Road/Jessup Road) between National Business Parkway and MD 295 (Baltimore-Washington Parkway) – Utility relocation – Single lane closures Sunday nights through Friday mornings from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
 
• Northbound I-895 Bridge over the Patapsco Flats (Between MD 295 and the I-97/MD spur) – Bridge rehabilitation – (MDTA project) 24/7 right lane closure until summer 2019.
 
Baltimore City
 
HIGH-IMPACT - (MDTA Project) - I-895 (Baltimore Harbor Tunnel Throughway) between the tunnels and Boston Street/O’Donnell Street (exit 11) and the Holabird Avenue exit. – Bridge rehabilitation project – Northbound I-895 to close on November 27 and two-way traffic using southbound I-895. Use I-95 (Fort McHenry Tunnel) or I-695 (Francis Scott Key Bridge) as alternate routes. Project to last until 2021.
 
HIGH-IMPACT - (MDTA Project) - I-895 (Baltimore Harbor Tunnel Throughway) northbound tunnel – Bridge rehabilitation project – Northbound tunnel to be closed on April 12 until early-summer. Traffic will be put into two-way operation using the southbound tunnel.
 
Baltimore County
 
HIGH IMPACT – Warren Road Bridge over Loch Raven Reservoir (BALTIMORE CITY OWNED BRIDGE) – Emergency bridge repair – Road closed until late-summer. Motorists encouraged to use MD 145 (Paper Mill Road). 
 
• Eastbound Padonia Road ramp to northbound I-83 – Ramp closure for bridge replacement project – Motorists will be guided to Deerco Road to the I-83/Timonium Road interchange.
 
HIGH-IMPACT - (MDTA Project) – Bradshaw Road Bridge over I-95 – Bridge rehabilitation project – Bridge to close and traffic detoured until spring 2020.
 
Cecil County

• MD 273 (Telegraph Road) Bridge over Big Elk Creek – Bridge replacement project – Temporary traffic signal to alternate traffic in single lane until spring 2020.
Frederick County
 
• MD 77 (Foxville Road) between Pryor Road and Stottlemyer Road – Culvert replacement project – MD 77 closed until May 23 with detours in effect, which include US 15, MD 550, Foxville Deerfield Road and back to MD 77.
 
• MD 478 (Knoxville Road) Bridge over Branch of the Potomac River – Bridge replacement project – On February 25, MD 478 will close through fall 2019. Local traffic will have access up to the point of the bridge closure. Through motorists will be detoured to MD 17 (Petersville Road/Burkittsville Road) to MD 180 (Jefferson Pike) and back to MD 478. Motorists may also choose US 340 as an alternate route.
 
• Eastbound US 40 Alternate (Old National Pike) between Fern Lane and Ridge Road – Roadside slope repair – Right truck “climbing” lane and shoulder closed until late-spring 2019.
 
Garrett County
• Maple Street (MD 742) Bridge over the Youghiogheny River – Concrete bridge repairs – Six-week bridge closure and detour. Motorists will be detoured using MD 42 (Friendsville Road) to First Avenue and back to Maple Street.

Prince George’s County
 
• HIGH-IMPACT – Southbound I-95/I-495 (Capital Beltway) ramp to eastbound MD 214 (Central Avenue) – Bridge replacement project – Total ramp closure with traffic using the Capital Beltway/MD 202 (Largo Road) interchange and then to MD 214 via MD 202.
 
Wicomico County
 
• MD 349 (Nanticoke Road) Rockawalkin Road – Washout/major road repair – MD 349 is closed and expected to open by May 15.
 
MAJOR Closures for Next Week

Baltimore County

HIGH-IMPACT – Padonia Road under the I-83 Bridges – Bridge replacement project – Beginning May 5 Padonia Road to be closed occasionally overnights for bridge demolition phase between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. Sunday nights through Friday mornings. Motorists will be guided to the I-83/Timonium Road interchange and back to NB I-83 to Padonia Road. These occasional overnight closures are expected to last until late-May.

HIGH IMPACT – Inner loop (southbound) I-695 (Baltimore Beltway/Patapsco Freeway) between Merritt Boulevard and MD 151 (North Point Blvd.) - Resurfacing – Single lane closures Sunday nights through Friday mornings between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. Project should be complete by Memorial Day.

• MD 145 (Sweet Air Road) between Manor Road and Patterson Road – Resurfacing – Daytime single lane closures between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Calvert County

HIGH-IMPACT - MD 2/4 (Solomons Island Road) between Coster Mill Bridge Road and Calvert Cliff Parkway AND between MD 264 (Broomes Island Road) and MD 231 (Hallowing Point Road) – Resurfacing – Nighttime signal lane closures between 9:00 p.m. and 5 a.m. Sunday nights through Friday mornings. Work is expected to be complete early summer.

Carroll County

• MD 26 (Liberty Road) Bridge over Liberty Reservoir – Bridge deck repairs – Single lane closures Sunday nights through Friday mornings between 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. Should be complete by Memorial Day.

Frederick County
 
• MD 75 (Green Valley Road) between Baldwin Road and Old New Market Road - Traffic shift onto new bridge – Single lane closures beginning at 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 7 until 5 a.m. Wednesday, May 8. Use MD 355 (Urbana Pike) as an alternate route. new
 
Harford County
 
• MD 24 (Rocks Road) between Jarrettsville Road and Fern Cliff Road – Resurfacing – Daytime single lane closures between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
 
Howard County
 
• MD 144A (Frederick Road) between MD 97 (Roxbury Mills Road) and US 40 (Baltimore National Pike) – Pavement patching and repair – Single lane closure Mondays through Fridays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and Sunday nights through Friday mornings between 7 p.m. and 5 a.m. Project should be complete early-June.
 
Montgomery County
 
• US 29 (Colesville Road) between MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) and St. Andrews Way (near Sligo Creek Parkway) - Resurfacing – Single lane closures Mondays through Fridays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and Sunday nights through Friday mornings between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. new
 
• MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) between north of Goldmine Road and south of Holiday Drive - Bypass construction – Single lane closures Mondays through Fridays between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.
 
• I-270 between Middlebrook Road and MD 124 (Quince Orchard Road) – I-270 at Watkins Mill Road interchange construction project – Single and double lane closures possible Sunday nights through Friday mornings between 8 p.m. and 4:30 a.m.
 
• US 29 (Colesville Road) between I-495 (Capital Beltway) and MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) - WSSC water line replacement project - Single and double lane closures Mondays through Fridays between 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Sundays through Friday mornings between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. Single lane closures Saturday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
 
Prince George’s County
 
•  US 50 (John Hanson Highway) at MD 193 (Enterprise Road) – Traffic volume counter deployment – Brief total closures to deploy counters beginning at 11 p.m. Monday, May 13 until 4 a.m. Tuesday May 14. Crews will return to reclaim the counters during the same period Wednesday into Thursday. new
HIGH-IMPACT - I-95/I-495 (Capital Beltway) on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge – Test openings and routine maintenance – Beginning at 11 p.m., May 16 until 1 a.m. May 17, crews will perform routine drawbridge maintenance to the Woodrow Wilson Bridge over the Potomac River. Brief test openings will occur during this period. new
 
HIGH-IMPACT – I-95/I-495 (Capital Beltway) at MD 214 (Central Avenue) – Traffic switch for bridge replacement project – Single, double and triple lane closures beginning at 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 8. Multi-lane closures will not occur before 10 p.m. Traffic shift should be complete in two weeks.
 
• Southbound US 301 (Crain Highway) between Peerless Avenue and the MD State Police truck scales (near Village Drive) – Resurfacing – On Monday, April 22, crews will begin paving in the southbound direction. Once complete, crews will mill and pave the northbound lanes of US 301. Crews will work from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m. Sunday nights through Friday mornings. Project should be complete early summer.
 
Washington County

• I-81 between the Potomac River Bridge (West Virginia line) and MD 68/MD 63 (Lappans Road) – Highway widening project – Left lane closures Sunday nights through Friday mornings between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. There may be occasional, brief total closures to move equipment and material into place between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m.

Wicomico County

• US 50 (Ocean Gateway) at White Lowe Road– Intersection improvement project – Beginning April 30, motorists can expect single left lane closures in each direction on US 50 between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. 

Worcester County

• US 50 (Ocean Gateway) Bridge over Sinepuxent Bay (Harry Kelley Memorial Bridge) – Bridge repair – Single lane closures guided by a flagging operation Mondays through Fridays between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m.

• MD 528 (Philadelphia Avenue/Coastal Highway) between US 50 and 26th Street - Resurfacing – Single lane closures seven days per week between 6 a.m. and 7 p.m.
 
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