Traffic, Weather

Flash Flood Warning issued for Nottingham area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Nottingham and the surrounding communities. The warning will remain in effect until 11:30 p.m. on Friday. At just before 7:45 p.m. EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to …


Traffic, Weather

Several vehicles trapped in White Marsh floodwaters

WHITE MARSH, MD—Emergency crews are performing several water rescues in the White Marsh area. At 7:30 p.m., the Baltimore County Fire Department said that several vehicles were trapped in floodwaters from Friday’s thunderstorm in the 12000-block of Pulaski Highway (21162). All motorists have now been rescued and no injuries are being reported at this time. Story continues below Motorists are …


State to begin project to relieve gridlock at White Marsh Boulevard

NOTTINGHAM, MD—This summer, the Maryland State Highway Administration will start a major project to relieve congestion at the intersection of White Marsh Boulevard and Honeygo Boulevard, one of the busiest corners in northeastern Baltimore County. The project involves widening and reconstructing the intersection by doing the following: Adding a third left-turn lane from westbound White Marsh Boulevard to southbound Honeygo …

Governor Hogan announces all-electronic tolling now permanent at all MDTA facilities statewide

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Thursday announced that full-time all-electronic (cashless) tolling is now permanent across Maryland, including at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Highway (I-95), Fort McHenry Tunnel (I-95), Baltimore Harbor Tunnel (I-895), and Nice/Middleton Bridge (US 301). With all-electronic tolling, drivers do not stop to pay tolls. Instead, tolls are collected through E-ZPass and video tolling. The system …

Utility pole on fire in Perry Hall, road blocked in Carney

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Emergency personnel are responding to several local incidents as Tropical Storm Isaias treks past Maryland. At around 11:30 a.m., crews from the Baltimore County Fire Department responded to a utility pole fire in the area of Belair Road at Perry Hall Road in Perry Hall.  There has been no word on any injuries. A large tree branch is also …

Tornado Warning, Flash Flood Warning issued for Baltimore County

UPDATE: The Tornado Warning has been cancelled, however a Tornado Watch remains in effect until noon. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—As Tropical Storm Isaias passes through Maryland, the National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Warning and a Flash Flood Warning for portions of Baltimore County. The Tornado Warning will be in effect until 10 a.m. and affects White Marsh, …

MEMA urges preparedness as Tropical Storm Isaias approaches

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Emergency Management Agency and affiliated state agencies are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias as it heads toward Maryland. Even though the storm is currently not a hurricane, Marylanders should be prepared for potential flooding, tidal surge in low lying areas, and tropical storm force winds (greater than 39 miles per hour). READ MORE: Tropical Storm Warning now …

Councilman Marks: signalized crosswalk planned at Joppa Road, Honeygo Boulevard intersecrtion

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Wednesday announced that the county will install new signalized crosswalks in Perry Hall. The new crosswalks will be located on the western and southern sides of the intersection at Honeygo Boulevard and Joppa Road in Perry Hall. The county is exploring costs, with a projected date of completion this winter. “This intersection …