Politics, Traffic

Councilman Marks provides update on Joppa Road bridge

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Friday provided an update on the replacement of the East Joppa Road bridge in Perry Hall. “Public Works will begin work the Joppa Road bridge over Honeygo Run which was closed in late January,” said Councilman Marks. “The first order of work will be to remove the deteriorated top portions of the …


Police/Fire, Traffic

I-695 inner loop shut down due to crash

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday morning crash on I-695. The crash was reported at just after 5 a.m. along the inner loop of I-695 prior to Belair Road. Two vehicles were involved in the crash and a tractor-trailer has overturned. All inner loop lanes are shut down prior to the Belair Road exit. There has been …


Councilman Marks: Baltimore County budget includes funding to replace Seven Courts water main

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Thursday that County Executive Johnny Olszewski’s proposed Fiscal Year 2022 budget will include millions of dollars for community improvements throughout northeastern Baltimore County. In Perry Hall, the proposal includes $1.5 million to replace the Seven Courts water main, which has leaked constantly over the past year. The budget also includes money to …

Councilman Marks: Upgrades under way at Perry Hall intersection

PEREY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Tuesday announced that upgrades were under way to improve mobility at the intersection of Carlisle Avenue and Ebenezer Road in Perry Hall. The sidewalk, curb, and ramp upgrades will improve the accessibility of this area to disabled and older residents. Improvements have been mandated by the Americans With Disabilities Act and other …

Brush fire reported along Pulaski Highway

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday night brush fire along Pulaski Highway. The fire was reported at around 8:30 p.m. in the area of Route 40 at Holly Drive. Units from the Baltimore County Fire Department, White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company, and Middle River Volunteer Fire & Rescue Company have responded to the scene. There has been …

Crash along I-95 snarls traffic north of White Marsh

BRADSHAW, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday evening crash along Interstate 95 just north of the White Marsh area. The crash was reported at just after 5 p.m. along northbound I-95 near the Mountain Road exit (Exit 74). Three of four northbound lanes on I-95 have been shut down. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists …

MDTA to launch new DriveEzMD website for E-ZPass users

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Transportation Authority will soon be launching a new, revamped website for E-ZPass customers. On Thursday, April 29, MDTA will launch DriveEzMD. Designed to “Keep Maryland Moving” and make it easier to travel the state’s toll bridges, tunnels and roads, DriveEzMD will serve E-ZPass and non-E-ZPass customers with a new website, web chat, expanded customer call center, new …

Traffic pattern shift expected along northbound I-95 in April

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Motorists using Interstate 95 should prepare for a traffic pattern shift beginning in April. As part of the Maryland Transportation Authority’s (MDTA) $1.1 billion program to relieve congestion and improve travel along the I-95 corridor into Harford County, northbound I-95 between MD 152 to MD 24 will be shifting to a new traffic pattern. Anticipated to begin on Friday, …