Traffic

Work zone speed camera enforcement to begin on NB I-95 in Harford County

JOPPA, MD – In coordination with the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration and Maryland State Police (MSP) Maryland SafeZones Automated Speed Enforcement (ASE) program, the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) will deploy automated speed enforcement (ASE) equipment for construction activities along Interstate 95 in Harford County. Beginning Monday, September 23, ASE equipment will be deployed on northbound I-95 between …


Crime, Police/Fire

Police chase shuts down I-695 at Providence Road

UPDATE: Officials with Baltimore County Public Schools say to expect “major” transportation delays this afternoon. UPDATE 3: Police say they attempted to stop a speeding truck on I-83.  The rental truck attempted to flee, but ran out of gas on I-695.  The condition of the truck concerned the officer, who then called for K-9 units and a hazardous devices team.  …


Parkville Fair 2019 brings smiles, crowds [PHOTOS]

PARKVILLE, MD – The 2019 Parkville Fair was held on Sunday, September 8, and it was a picture-perfect day. After rain dampened last year’s affair, organizers were pleased with Sunday’s beautiful weather. “This was our first year away from Harford Road with nice weather,” said Chris Montcalmo, president of the Parkville-Carney Business Association, which organizes the annual event. “Given last …

MDOT SHA prepares for potential impacts from Hurricane Dorian

BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) is preparing for potential flooding along areas of Maryland’s Eastern Shore from remnants of Hurricane Dorian. High tides and storm surge, along with tropical storm force winds are likely to impact some areas of the Eastern Shore and Southern Maryland. The impacts could start early Friday morning, …

MDOT SHA suspends non-emergency lane closures for Labor Day weekend

BALTIMORE, MD – With fuel prices remaining steady, hundreds of thousands of Marylanders will begin saying goodbye to summer by traveling throughout the state for the Labor Day weekend. The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration is suspending non-emergency lane closures until Tuesday, September 3, to help traffic move smoothly on area roadways during the long weekend. MDOT SHA …

Roadside improvements completed near Belair Road and Rossville Boulevard

OVERLEA, MD – The Overlea-Fullerton Rosedale Business Association recently completed construction of a new seating area for those waiting at the bus stop in front of Dunkin’ Donuts, near the intersection of Belair Road and Rossville Boulevard. The two-year project was funded through the Baltimore County Department of Planning’s Community Revitalization Action Grant program for about $6,400. A separate grant …