NEWS RELEASE

MDOT SHA MAJOR PLANNED MAJOR WEEKEND LANE CLOSURE UPDATE (03/02/18 – 03/05/18)

Major Weekend Lane Closures

Allegany County


• Eastbound I-68 between MD 36 (New George’s Creek Road SW) and MD 658 (Vocke Road)Bridge welding operation of the I-68 bridge over MD 53 (Winchester Road) – Eastbound I-68 to close and be detoured onto US 40 Alternate beginning Sunday. This operation will continue each evening for two weeks, then crews will shift to westbound I-68. The closure and detour will be from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Sunday nights through Friday mornings. All welding should be complete by the end of March. Click here for more information. new

 

Anne Arundel County

 
• SPECIAL EVENT Washington Capitals vs. Toronto Maple Leafs at Navy/Marine Corp. Stadium in Annapolis – Expect delays on US 50 approaching Annapolis, as well as I-97 and other State-maintained roads in the Annapolis/Parole vicinity. Game time is 8 p.m. new

• US 50 on the Severn River Bridge Lane widening project – Single lane closures 7 days a week – Single lane closures 7 p.m. and 5 a.m. (double lanes 11 p.m. until 5 a.m.)
 
• Inner loop of I-695 at the Curtis Creek Drawbridge – Drawbridge repair (MDTA project) Inner loop I-695 closed and traffic in two-way operation using the outer loop of I-695 until November 2018.

Montgomery County

• Inner and outer loop of I-495 (Capital Beltway) between MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) and MD 185 (Connecticut Avenue)Seminary Road bridge rehabilitation project – Occasional single lane closures Sunday nights through Friday mornings between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.

• MD 355 (Wisconsin Avenue) between Waverly Street and Willow Lane (at 7272 Wisconsin Avenue) - Private /commercial demolition/construction project - Intermittent southbound lane closures with sidewalk closures Mondays through Fridays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and/or Sunday nights to Friday mornings between 9 p.m. and 5 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. through the end of February.

Prince George’s County

• Northbound I-95 (outer loop of I-495) Bridge over Glenarden ParkwayBridge deck maintenance - Single, double and triple lane (at 11 p.m.) closures beginning Sunday until late-March. Work will take place Sunday nights through Friday mornings from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.

Long-Term Closures

Carroll County

• MD 30 Business (Main Street) between North Woods Trail and the CSX Railroad tracks Urban reconstruction project – Single lane closures with a flagging operation Mondays through Saturdays between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. until project completion, fall 2019/winter 2020.

Charles County
 
MD 234 (Budds Creek Road) Bridge over Gilbert Swamp RunBridge replacement –Single lane closure guided by a temporary traffic signal until spring.
 
MD 6 (Charles Street) Bridge over Zekiah Swamp Bridge deck replacement – Single lane closure guided by a temporary traffic signal until spring.

MAJOR Closures for Next Week

Cecil/Harford County

• US 1 (Conowingo Road) at the Hydroelectric Dam over the Susquehanna River Energy company equipment upgrades – Brief 15-minute total closures between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Tuesday through Friday for generation equipment removal and deliveries. new
 
Dorchester County
 
• MD 795 (Maryland Avenue) Drawbridge over Cambridge Creek Gear replacement and draw span repairs Total closure and detour starting March 5 at 7 a.m. for two weeks. Click here for more information - http://www.roads.maryland.gov/pages/release.aspx?newsId=3080.

Frederick County

• Southbound I-270 ramp to southbound MD 85 (Buckeystown Pike)Drain pipe installation/part of interchange reconstruction project – Ramp closure and detour beginning at 10 p.m. Monday and Tuesday until 5 a.m. each morning. Detour is SB I-270 to MD 80 (Fingerboard Road) to northbound I-270 and back to MD 85.
 
Prince George’s County

• Northbound I-95 (outer loop of I-495) Bridge over Glenarden Parkway Bridge deck maintenance - Single, double and triple lane (at 11 p.m.) closures beginning Sunday until late-March. Work will take place Sunday nights through Friday mornings from 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.
 
Worcester County
 
• MD 611 (Stephen Decatur Highway) between US 50 and MD 376 (Assateague Road)Drain pipe installation and resurfacing project -  Total closure and detour Monday beginning at 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. new
 
 

 
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