Business, Traffic

Work begins on Belair Road water line replacement

OVERLEA, MD—Baltimore County recently began replacing almost a mile of water line on Belair Road between the Baltimore City line and Fowler Avenue. The $6.5 million project will replace an old, 12-inch diameter, cast iron pipe with a larger, 24-inch diameter line. The old pipe dates from 1923 and has been prone to frequent breaks in recent years, according to …


Health, Traffic

Water main break reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—A water main break in the Parkville area has left several residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch diameter water main has ruptured in the 8100-block of Harris Avenue (21234). Thirty customers and two hydrants are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area. Featured


Water main break reported in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—A water main break in the Rosedale area has left several residents without water. The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch diameter main has ruptured in the 1300-block of Spring Avenue (21237). Thirty customers and two hydrants are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area. Featured

Belair Road reopens following water main replacement

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Belair Road has reopened to traffic following a major water main break and replacement. The busy thoroughfare had been closed since Thursday, after a water main ruptured in the area of Olde Forge Lane (21236). Route 1 had been closed in both directions between Necker Avenue and Klosterman Avenue after a 12-inch main ruptured. The roadway was reopened at …

Belair Road to remain closed until Tuesday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Repairs were still being made on a ruptured water main along Belair Road on Sunday afternoon. The busy thoroughfare has been shut down from Necker Avenue to Klosterman Avenue since Thursday, after a 12-inch diameter main ruptured, leaving approximately 200 customers without service. Contractors now say they hope to have Belair Road reopened to traffic by Tuesday. Crews are …

Belair Road to remain closed throughout weekend for water main repairs

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Belair Road will likely remain closed through the weekend due to the recent water main break. At just after 8 p.m. on Thursday night, the State Highway Administration reported that Belair Road had been shut down in both directions from Necker Avenue to Klosterman Avenue, as a 12-inch diameter main had ruptured, leaving approximately 200 customers without service. A …

Councilman Marks: Private contractor now at site of Belair Road water main break

UPDATE: Belair Road will likely remain closed through the weekend for repairs to the water main. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD–Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Friday morning confirmed that a private contractor is now at the site of the Belair Road water main break. On Thursday night, the rupture forced the closure of Belair Road in both directions …

Belair Road shut down due to Perry Hall water main break

UPDATE 5: Contractors hope to have Belair Road reopened by Tuesday, January 12th. UPDATE 4: Belair Road will likely remain closed through the weekend for repairs to the water main. UPDATE 3: A private contractor is now on-siteprivate contractor is now on-site. UPDATE 2: The Department of Public Works reports that the break is on Olde Forge Lane (21236). A …