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By Brent Jones and Liz F. Kay and Brent Jones and Liz F. Kay,brent.jones@baltsun.com and liz.kay@baltsun.com | August 6, 2009
A water main break reopened Wednesday at Falls Road and Northern Parkway in Baltimore, and repair work is likely to affect traffic in the area through the end of the week, according to public works officials. The break was initially found Tuesday on southbound Falls Road about 200 feet north of its intersection with Northern Parkway, according to city Department of Public Works spokesman Kurt Kocher. A clamp on the leak failed Wednesday morning, Kocher said. A portion of Falls Road south of Northern Parkway was being used as a staging area for construction equipment, causing southbound Falls Road traffic to be detoured onto westbound Northern Parkway, Kocher said.
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July 9, 2004
Several streets and highways will be closed today to accommodate the funeral and burial of city police Officer Brian D. Winder, who was killed last weekend. A funeral Mass will be offered at 10 a.m. at the Roman Catholic Cathedral of Mary Our Queen, 5200 N. Charles St., followed by burial at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. Charles Street will be closed from Cold Spring Lane to Northern Parkway from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. The procession is scheduled to leave the church about noon and head west on Northern Parkway, then north on the Jones Falls Expressway.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | May 18, 2013
The Baltimore City Department of Transportation has posted road closures and traffic modifications for Saturday's 138th running of the Preakness Stakes and InfieldFest at Pimlico Race Course . DOT says Saturday from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m., the southbound Jones Falls Expressway exit ramp to eastbound Northern Parkway will be closed, and motorists will be redirected to the Cold Spring Lane exits. Cylburn Avenue from Northern Parkway to Greenspring Avenue will also be closed at that time, DOT said.
NEWS
March 17, 2001
The Baltimore Police Department is warning motorists that several roads will be closed for today's funeral services for Agent Michael J. Cowdery Jr. The Mass of Christian burial at the Roman Catholic Cathedral of Mary Our Queen, 5300 N. Charles St., will require that Charles Street be closed between Northern Parkway and Homeland Avenue from 7 a.m. to about 1 p.m. The procession to Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens in Timonium will proceed from the cathedral...
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By Justin Orlove and Justin Orlove,SUN STAFF | May 14, 2004
The city Office of Transportation has announced street closings and temporary changes in traffic patterns to minimize congestion tomorrow near Pimlico Race Course for the Preakness Stakes. The changes, which are set to begin at 10 p.m. today and last through 8 p.m. tomorrow, include: Rogers Avenue will be one-way westbound from Woodcrest Avenue to Park Heights Avenue. Winner Avenue will be one-way northbound from Hayward Avenue to Northern Parkway. Manhattan Avenue will be one-way eastbound from Winner Avenue to Pimlico Road.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | May 16, 2002
The city Office of Transportation and Maryland Jockey Club have announced street closings and temporary changes in traffic patterns aimed at minimizing congestion as thousands of people converge on Pimlico Race Course for tomorrow's Black-Eyed Susan Day and Saturday's 127th running of the Preakness Stakes. From 10 p.m. today through 8 p.m. Saturday: Rogers Avenue will be one-way westbound from Woodcrest Avenue to Park Heights Avenue. Winner Avenue will be one-way northbound from Hayward Avenue to Rogers.
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By The Baltimore Sun | December 12, 2010
Four people, including two Baltimore paramedics, were injured Saturday night when a city ambulance collided with another vehicle at Northern Parkway and Reisterstown Road. The accident occurred around 9 p.m., according to Chief Kevin Cartwright, the Baltimore Fire Department spokesman. The injuries were minor, Cartwright said. He did not identify the injured parties.
NEWS
May 19, 2006
The Baltimore Department of Transportation is advising motorists of street closures and other traffic restrictions around the Pimlico Race Course before and after tomorrow's running of the Preakness Stakes, and officials are warning anyone traveling in Northwest Baltimore to expect delays and to seek alternate routes. Officials are urging people who attend the race to park in commercial lots or use public transportation. Special traffic patterns - including making two-way streets one-way - are in effect through 8 p.m. Saturday on 14 roads around the track, including Rogers, Winner, Sulgrave, Rusk and Woodcrest avenues.
NEWS
January 6, 2008
Baltimore transportation officials are planning street closures and detours to accommodate tomorrow morning's funeral for Maryland Transportation Authority Police Cpl. Courtney G. Brooks. The funeral is to be held at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen at 5200 N. Charles St. Starting at 7 a.m., Charles Street, from the 4400 block to the 5400 block, will be closed to traffic. Southbound Charles Street traffic will be directed west on Northern Parkway, south on Roland Avenue, east on Cold Spring Lane, and then back to Charles.
NEWS
By Justin George, The Baltimore Sun | March 6, 2014
A police officer fired a shot at a stolen vehicle driven by a teen on Thursday after the officer believed his partner was in danger, Baltimore police said. No one was injured in the shooting, which took place at about 9 a.m. on the Northern Parkway between Falls Road and Interstate 83. Police charged the 15-year-old driver with motor vehicle theft and traffic charges. Police are not releasing the identities of the officers involved or the teen. Baltimore police officers were following a bronze Toyota van traveling westbound on the Northern Parkway they believed to be stolen.
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