Government, Traffic

Hogan Administration announces start of a major bridge rehabilitation project along Route 40

The Hogan Administration announced on Wednesday the start of a major rehabilitation project on the four bridges carrying eastbound and westbound US 40 (Pulaski Highway) over the Big Gunpowder Falls and Little Gunpowder Falls in eastern Baltimore County. The $26.4 million project is part of the Governor Larry Hogan’s pledge to address the 69 structurally deficient bridges on the state’s …


Government, Traffic

Jericho Road covered bridge to close for repairs this week

Baltimore County officials say that a historic Kingsville bridge will be closed for a portion of this week for maintenance. The Department of Public Works will close the Jericho Road covered bridge over the Gunpowder Falls on Wednesday, November 1, and Thursday, November 2. Advertisement Crews will clean the bridge, tighten its bolts, and make routine repairs. The bridge will …


Gov. Hogan approves $12M for Route 40 bridge rehabilitation

Governor Larry Hogan has approved over $12 million for bridge rehabilitation to bridges along Route 40. The repairs will include the bridges over both the Little Gunpowder and Gunpowder Falls, according to the White Marsh-Cowenton Community Association.  These bridges are in need of restoration, having originally been built in 1934.  Advertisement Work performed will include: – Replacement of steel and …

Jericho Road Covered Bridge rededicated, reopened

The historic Jericho Road covered bridge was reopened on Monday. A ceremony was held on Monday morning to rededicate and reopen the bridge, which spans the Little Gunpowder Falls between Baltimore and Harford Counties. The Jericho Road Covered Bridge was built during the Civil War era, and today it stands as one of Maryland’s six public historic covered bridges, according …

Jericho Road Bridge to be dedicated, reopened

UPDATE: See photos from the reopening ceremony here. Original article below… —— An iconic landmark will be officially reopened later this month. The dedication and reopening of the restored Jericho Road Covered Bridge will be held on Monday, April 25 at 11 a.m. Last year, a nearly $2 million project restored the 150-year-old bridge, which carries a single lane of …