Emergency Response, Government, Traffic

Route 40 shut down in Joppa

UPDATE: The roadway has now been reopened. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD – Motorists in the Joppa area should be aware or a Monday afternoon road closure. At just after 4 p.m., the State Highway Administration reported that Route 40 had been shut down in both directions at the county line. All northbound and southbound lanes have been shut …


Weekend lane closure announced along Route 40 in Joppa

JOPPA, MD – Motorists in the Joppa area should be aware of a recently-announced lane closure for this weekend. The State Highway Administration has announced that a single lane closure will be in effect along westbound Pulaski Highway on the bridge over the Little Gunpowder Falls. The lane closure is part of an ongoing bridge rehabilitation project. The single lane …

BGE transformer to roll through Harford County Monday night

FALLSTON, MD – The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) and Maryland State Police (MSP) will assist Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE) with a big move on Monday, June 17th. The convoy, led by BGE’s private contractor, Riggers, Inc., will travel between Belcamp and Fallston. Weather permitting, the oversized vehicle and a support crew will depart Riverside …

Special Olympics torch run to pass through Joppa on Tuesday

JOPPA, MD – Police are advising Joppa residents of possible traffic delays on Tuesday. On June 4, 2019, the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics will be traveling through Harford County. Residents can expect possible delays along Route 40 from Havre de Grace to Joppa between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Motorists are encouraged to wave and show support …