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Weekend Road Closures for October 23-25, 2020

Traffic Advisory

Lane Closures Along the Northbound Jones Falls Expressway

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) today announced that temporary lane closures will be implemented along the northbound Jones Falls Expressway this Saturday for inlet cleaning work.

On Saturday, October 24, 2020 temporary lane closures will be implemented along the northbound Jones Falls Expressway between Fayette Street and the county line from 6:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes.

Monument Street Temporary Closures

This weekend, a portion of Monument Street will be temporarily closed for a crane lift operation. 

On Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25, 2020, Monument Street will be closed to through traffic between Wolfe and Washington Streets from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. each day, with detours and parking restrictions in effect.

Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes.

McHenry Street Temporary Closure

This Saturday, a portion of McHenry Street will be temporarily closed for a crane lift operation. 

On Saturday, October 24, 2020, McHenry Street will be closed to through traffic between Pulaski and Smallwood Streets from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., with detours and parking restrictions in effect.

Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes.

Weekend Road Closures in Fell’s Point Through October 31, 2020

The BCDOT would like to advise motorists that weekend road closures will be implemented in Fell’s Point through the end of October.

At this time, the following roadways are closed to through traffic in Fell’s Point:

  • Thames Street from the southbound lane of Broadway to the west side of The Pendry
  • Northbound lane of S. Broadway between Thames and Lancaster Streets

Additional road closures will also be implemented in Fell’s Point every Thursday through Sunday from 7:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. the following morning through October 31, 2020.  These road closures include:

  • Lancaster Street at Bond Street
  • Lancaster Street at Ann Street
  • Thames Street at Caroline Street
  • Thames Street at Ann Street
  • Broadway at Aliceanna Street
  • Broadway at Fleet Street
  • Broadway at Eastern Avenue

Additional road closures may be implemented in the Fell’s Point area if needed for safety reasons.  Various parking restrictions are now in effect along Thames Street, Broadway and other areas of Fell’s Point.  Visitors should pay close attention to all posted parking restrictions and avoid parking in restricted areas.  Residential Permit Parking (RPP) regulations will be strictly enforced in Fell’s Point (RPP Area 16) and vehicles parked in violation will be ticketed.

passenger loading zone has been established in the 800 block of S. Broadway (southbound) north of Shakespeare Street to allow for customer order pick-ups and delivery vehicles.  Local access will be maintained for authorized vehicles such as refuse and delivery trucks, Zip Cars, etc.  In addition, parking will be allowed along the 800 block of S. Broadway each Saturday from 5:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for Fell’s Point Farmers Market vendors.

Motorists traveling in historic Fell’s Point should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes. 

Weekend Road Closures in Canton

This weekend, temporary road closures and parking restrictions will be implemented in Canton to allow for outdoor dining.

Starting on Friday, October 23 and continuing through Sunday, October 25, 2020, the following roadways will be closed in Canton from 12:00 noon to 10:00 p.m. each day with detours and parking restrictions in effect:

  • O’Donnell Street (both the east and west sides) between Linwood and Potomac Streets
  • Curley Street from O’Donnell Street east and west to the alleyways

Curb lane closures will also be implemented along the following roadways during these times:

  • Linwood Street between O’Donnell and Elliot Streets
  • Linwood Street between O’Donnell and Dillon Streets
  • Potomac Street between O’Donnell and Dillon Streets

Canton visitors and residents should pay close attention to all posted parking restrictions and avoid parking in restricted areas.  Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes. 

Cross Street Closure in Federal Hill to Allow for Outdoor Dining

The BCDOT would like to remind motorists that a portion of Cross Street has been closed in Federal Hill to allow for outdoor dining.

At this time, the north side of S. Cross Street is closed to through traffic between Light and Charles Streets with detours and parking restrictions in effect.

Motorists traveling in historic Federal Hill should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes. 

Portion of Loch Raven Drive at Loch Raven Reservoir Remains Closed to Traffic

The BCDOT would like to remind motorists that a portion of Loch Raven Drive in Baltimore County is now closed to through traffic due to a failed culvert.

At this time, Loch Raven Drive is closed between Morgan Mill Road and Providence Road at Loch Raven Reservoir.  The timeframe for reopening the roadway has not yet been determined.   

Closure and detour signs have been posted in the area.  Motorists traveling in this vicinity should be on the watch for changing traffic patterns and are encouraged to use alternate routes.