Traffic Watch



News from around the Baltimore region

March 21, 2005

A selection of road advisories for the Baltimore metro region.

Anne Arundel County

Bay Bridge

1) Westbound: Center lane blocked for long-term construction; second lane closed 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. and entire span 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sundays; second lane closed 7 p.m. to 5 a.m., and full span, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday; second lane closed 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. and entire span 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. Saturdays.

Eastbound: Weather and traffic conditions permitting, the eastbound span may carry two-way traffic during weekday morning rush hours or other times of heavy westbound traffic. The eastbound span also will carry two-way traffic during complete closures of the westbound span. The right lane of eastbound U.S. 50 from Exit 31 (Whitehall Road) to the toll plaza will be closed 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to noon Friday.

2) Route 450 near the U.S. 50 and Route 2 interchange, lane closed 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., Sunday through Thursday.

Baltimore City

3) Wicomico Street between Monroe and Bush streets, temporary lane closures and parking restrictions for resurfacing work between 6:30 p.m. and 7 a.m. Work is scheduled to begin tonight.

4) Falls Road from Maryland Avenue to the Falls Road entrance of the Jones Falls Expressway closed to through traffic for sewer work.

5) I-95 South in the area of Pulaski Highway and in the area of O'Donnell Street, right lane closed 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Friday.

Baltimore County

6) Hollifield Road bridge over the Patapsco River closed for repairs.

7) I-83 North from I-695 to Timonium Road, single lane closures may occur between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and double lane closures along may occur between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m., Sunday through Thursday.

8) Broening Highway North from I-695 to Avon Beach Road, closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. Northbound and southbound traffic will alternate in the southbound lane.

Howard County

9) I-70 West between Rogers Avenue and Marriottsville Road, shoulder closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Montgomery County

10) Route 97 between Blair Road and Jessup Blair Drive, lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Prince George's County

11) I-495/I-95 outer loop between Routes 414 and 5, lane closed 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Sources: Maryland Transportation Authority, State Highway Administration, Baltimore DPW, Baltimore County DPW

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