Emergency Response

Water rescue reported in Chase

UPDATE: Authorities told NottinghamMD that this incident involved a medical emergency on a boat. The individual is expected to survive. Original story below… —— CHASE, MD – Emergency crews are on the scene of a Sunday afternoon water rescue in Chase. The incident was reported at around 4 p.m. in the 7200-block of Graces Quarters Road, in the Hammerman Beach …


Business, Government, Traffic

Parking to be prohibited along Belair Road near Gunpowder Falls State Park

PERRY HALL, MD – Due to safety concerns along Belair Road within the Gunpowder Falls State Park – Central Area, parking will be prohibited near the State Park entrance beginning Wednesday, July 3, 2019. The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) will post “No Parking” signs along US 1 between Miller Road and Mount Vista Road, and …


MDOT SHA begins project to rehabilitate Belair Road bridge over Gunpowder Falls

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Access to trails in Gunpowder Falls State Park west of Belair Road will be limited during a bridge and trail tunnel rehabilitation project. Beginning in early summer, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) will begin a new $3.6 million project to rehabilitate the US 1 (Belair Road) Bridge over the Gunpowder Falls and …

All About Maryland Festival comes to Middle River in April

The All About Maryland Festival is coming to Middle River next month. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, and Sunday, April 28, at Gunpowder Falls State Park (Hammerman Area), located at 7200 Graces Quarters Road in Middle River/Chase (21220). Admission for individual ages 12 and older will be $10.  Children ages …

Volunteers needed for Gunpowder Falls State Park stream clean-up

Maryland State Parks, the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy, Historic Jerusalem Mill Village, and Project Clean Stream are looking for help with a stream clean-up at Gunpowder Falls State Park. The event will take place along the Jones Road Trail (10400 Jones Road) in Kingsville on Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Volunteers will be cleaning up the …

New footbridge dedicated at Gunpowder State Park

On Sunday, August 19, volunteers dedicated a new footbridge that will help visitors at Gunpowder Falls State Park in Baltimore and Harford Counties. For her Girl Scout Gold Award, Marley Downes led the construction of a 20-foot bridge near Historic Jerusalem Mill Village at the park. Her construction team had to transport lumber and equipment one-third of a mile over …