Police/Fire, Politics, Traffic

DPW: water main repaired, Belair Road still closed

UPDATE: Belair Road has been reopened to traffic. Original story below… —— OVERLEA, MD – A busy Overlea thoroughfare remained closed on Tuesday morning in the wake of a major water main break. The Department of Public Works says that the water main has now been repaired along Belair Road. BGE has also repaired the gas line that was damaged …


Politics, Traffic

Belair Road shut down in Overlea

UPDATE: Belair Road has been reopened to traffic. Original story below… —— OVERLEA, MD – Commuters in the Overlea area should be aware of an important road closure. At about 5:15 p.m. on Monday, the Maryland State Highway Administration reported that Belair Road had been shut down in both directions between Northern Parkway and Taylor Avenue. The closure is due …


Perry Hall water main break causes sinkhole

PERRY HALL, MD – Crews are on the scene after a water main break in Perry Hall led to a small sinkhole. The rupture occurred on Sunday afternoon in the 4600-block of Silver Spring Road between Perry Hall Boulevard and Honeygo Boulevard. Photos circulating online on Monday morning showed that a small sinkhole had opened up along Silver Spring Road …

Water main break reported in Middle River

A water main break in Middle River has left some residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports an eight-inch diameter water main has ruptured in the 13200-block of Birdale Avenue (21220). Twenty five residents and one hydrant are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Water main break reported in Rosedale

A water main break in the Rosedale area has left many local residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that a sixteen-inch main has ruptured in the 7000-block of Ridge Road (21237). Approximately four hydrants and about 100 residents are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Water main break reported in Rosedale

A water main break in the Rosedale area has left some local residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch diameter main has ruptured in the 9100-block of Lennings Lane (21237). Approximately twenty residents are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area.