Traffic, Weather

Dense Fog Advisory issued for Nottingham area

UPDATE: The Dense Fog Advisory has been extended until noon on Thursday. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—A Dense Fog Advisory has been issued for the Nottingham area. The National Weather Service says the advisory will expire at 10 a.m. on Thursday. Visibility in many areas has been reduced to one quarter mile or less. Hazardous driving conditions are possible …


Traffic, Weather

Dense Fog Advisory for Nottingham area extended until noon on Wednesday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A Dense Fog Advisory has been issued for the Nottingham area. The National Weather Service had initially indicated that the advisory would expire at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, but due to persistent foggy conditions, it has now been extended until noon. Visibility in many areas has been reduced to one quarter mile or less. Hazardous driving conditions are possible …


Councilman Marks: Fixing the Harford/Joppa Road intersection a priority for 10 years

The following is an op/ed piece from Councilman David Marks: When I ran for office in 2010, I stood with a sign at the corner of Harford and Joppa Roads that read “Fix This Intersection.” This junction of two major corridors has been gridlocked for decades, and rebuilding the intersection has been a top priority since I was elected. I …

Labor Day gas prices lowest in four year, fueling end-of-summer road trips

TOWSON, MD—As the Labor Day holiday weekend approaches, travelers are taking to the roadways rather than flying or using other modes of transportation, according to AAA – but they aren’t opting for the usual tourist spots, as concerns over the coronavirus continue to shape travel plans. Lower gas prices are also helping to fuel the demand for family road trips, …

Maryland State Police to increase patrols, target impaired/aggressive drivers over Labor Day weekend

BALTIMORE, MD—As the unofficial end to summer approaches, Maryland State Police will be on extra alert in search of impaired, distracted and/or aggressive drivers this Labor Day weekend to ensure travelers get to their holiday destination safely. Beginning Thursday through Labor Day, authorities say state troopers will be on patrol, using a variety of initiatives to keep traffic moving, respond …

Flood Warning issued for portions of Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for portions of Baltimore County. The warning will remain in effect until 11 p.m. EDT on Friday. At just before 7 p.m. EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain which will cause flooding. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of one inch are …

Councilman Marks: County to replace cement barriers at New Gerst Lane in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Thursday that Baltimore County will replace the cement barriers located at New Gerst Lane in Perry Hall. The barriers, which have been in place for more than a decade, have often been criticized for being ugly and distasteful in the community. “The Baltimore County Department of Public Works is evaluating several …

Flash Flood Warning issued for Parkville, Overlea, Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for portions of Baltimore County. The warning will remain in effect until 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday. At just before 6:15 p.m., Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen. Rain of one to two inches is expected in …