Politics, Traffic

Councilman Marks: Sound barriers to be built along I-95 in 2021

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Thursday reported on the progress of the construction of new sound barriers along Interstate-95. The southbound and northbound walls between Joppa Road and New Forge Road are both essentially done, according to Councilman Marks. There is some closeout work, but the walls are built. The southbound wall between New Forge Road and …


Business, Politics, Traffic

MDOT SHA begins project to rehabilitate Belair Road bridge over Gunpowder Falls

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Access to trails in Gunpowder Falls State Park west of Belair Road will be limited during a bridge and trail tunnel rehabilitation project. Beginning in early summer, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) will begin a new $3.6 million project to rehabilitate the US 1 (Belair Road) Bridge over the Gunpowder Falls and …


Dead body found along Perry Hall trail

UPDATE: Officials with the Parkville Precinct believe the body may have been that of a homeless person.  They do not see any reason to suspect foul play at this time. Original story below… —— Advertisement Police are investigating after a dead body was found along a trail in Perry Hall on Friday afternoon. The deceased adult male body was discovered at …

Vehicle overturns in I-95 crash

Crews are on the scene of a Thursday morning crash along Interstate 95. The crash was reported at just before 9:30 a.m. along northbound I-95 between New Forge Road and the Big Gunpowder Falls. One vehicle overturned in the crash. Units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company are responding to the scene.  The two left northbound lanes are closed. There has …

Hogan Administration announces start of a major bridge rehabilitation project along Route 40

The Hogan Administration announced on Wednesday the start of a major rehabilitation project on the four bridges carrying eastbound and westbound US 40 (Pulaski Highway) over the Big Gunpowder Falls and Little Gunpowder Falls in eastern Baltimore County. The $26.4 million project is part of the Governor Larry Hogan’s pledge to address the 69 structurally deficient bridges on the state’s …

Gov. Hogan adds $890M to extend I-95 Express Toll Lanes into Harford County

BALTIMORE, MD – The Hogan Administration announced on Friday the investment of an additional $890 million to extend the northbound I-95 Express Toll Lanes (ETL). The expanded $1.1 billion project will now provide two ETLs for more than 10 miles from north of MD 43 in Baltimore County to north of MD 24 in Harford County. Governor Larry Hogan initially …

Medevac responding to Kingsville crash with rescue

UPDATE: Belair Road has been reopened in both directions. Original story below… —— Emergency crews are on the scene of a serious Wednesday afternoon crash in Kingsville. At about 1:45 p.m., paramedics responded to the area of Belair Road near Big Gunpowder Falls. At the scene, crews found that there had been a crash involving a snow plow. A working …

Philadelphia Road shut down due to power line fire

Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday night fire in White Marsh. At 10 p.m., the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company said that two of its units had responded to the area of Route 7 and Big Gunpowder Falls. The fire was reportedly caused by a power line. Philadelphia Road has been shut down so crews can extinguish the …