Road Reports

  1. Current and Planned Road Closures
  2. Roads Closed for Storm Event
  3. Road Closure Press Releases
Road Name
Project Limits
Date Closed Date to Reopen Reason for Closure
East Baker Avenue Pedestrian Bridge  The East Baker Avenue Pedestrian Bridge located in the Long Bar Harbor community has been closed due to structural problems discovered after a recent engineering assessment. The Departments of Public Works and Parks & Recreation are committed to, and diligently working on, a replacement structure with design anticipated to be completed by the end of February, environmental permitting to be finalized by May / June and replacement planned for sometime later this coming summer.
June 23, 2016 To be determined Repairs to pedestrian bridge
Edgewood / Joppatowne Independence Day Parade  The Edgewood / Joppatowne Independence Day Parade will be held at 6:00 pm and will last approximately 1 hour. Please refer to the map tour to view affected roads. July 2, 2017  July 2, 2017 Independence Day Parade
Havre de Grace - BGE Gas Main Replacement Phase 1  BGE will replace aged infrastructure. Phase 1 work is roughly bounded by Alliance Street to the south, Young Street / South Market Street to the east, Congress Avenue to the north, and S. Union Avenue to the west. Work is scheduled last throughout 2017. Work will occur Monday through Friday, 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, no weekends.
January 2017  December 2017 Replacement of gas main
Joppa Farm Road (MD 7 to US 40) BGE will be closing Joppa Farm Road between MD 7 and US 40 for approximately 2 months so they can install underground transmission lines. This closure is for all vehicles, including emergency vehicles. Detours will be in place to direct traffic around the area. Please make other arrangements if you travel on this roadway.  April 26, 2017  June 26, 2017 Installation of underground transmission lines 
MD 155   Patching work will occur on MD 155 between Earlton Road and US 40 starting in April, and weather permitting, be completed by early summer. The contractor may work along MD 155 at any time, with lane closures and flagging operations in effect between 9 am and 3 pm each day. If necessary, crews may also work on Saturdays between 6 am and 2 pm. April 2017  July 2017 Road patching
 MD 543 (Riverside Parkway) The Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA) will resurface nearly one mile of MD 543 (Riverside Parkway) between US 40 (Pulaski Highway) and Brass Mill Road.

SHA’s contractor, Gray and Son, Inc., of Timonium, may work along MD 543 at any time, with lane closures between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. each day. If necessary, crews may also work on Saturdays between 6 a.m. and 2 p.m.
April 2017 August 2017 Road Resurfacing
Oakmont Road  From Brentwood Drive to Arabian Way, will be closed to through traffic beginning June 19, 2017 for approximately 4-6 weeks.
June 19, 2017  July 31, 2017  Culvert outfall / bank repairs
Robinson Mill Road - Bridge #154  Harford County Department of Public Works will be closing Bridge #154 located 3/10ths of a mile east of MD 136 due to the structural degradation of the supporting beams. It will be closed until further notice to all traffic, including emergency vehicles. Please make other arrangements if you travel on this roadway. March 10, 2017  Until further notice Repairs to Bridge #154
US 1 (Bel Air Road)  A SHA contractor will begin patching pavement on US 1 between MD 152 and MD 147 beginning late April and weather permitting, will be completed by early summer. The contractor may work Sundays through Thursdays, between 8 pm and 5 am. Motorists should expect single lane closures and traffic shifts at night and use MD 147 as an alternate route.  April 2017  July 2017 Road patching
Vinegar Hill Road Bridge (Baltimore County)  The bridge on Vinegar Hill Road (located at the end of Franklinville Road) will be closed Monday, June 26th between 9am and 3 pm for an inspection. In the event of rain, the closure and inspection will occur on Tuesday, June 27th.  June 26, 2017  June 26, 2017 Bridge Inspection

Harford County Maintained Roads:

Harford County maintains over 1,000 miles of roadway.  Harford County maintained roads EXCLUDE:
  • Private roads
  • Roads within the incorporated municipalities (Town of Bel Air, City of Havre de Grace, and City of Aberdeen)
  • State roads (numbered routes i.e. Maryland Route 543 or Fountain Green Road)
  • and I-95

Reporting Pot Holes or Road Emergencies:

Harford County Highways will require your name, address, phone number, and specific location of problem you are reporting. This information is logged in at their dispatch office and directed to the appropriate Highways staff.
  • Monday through Friday - 7am to 3pm     410.638.3532 
  • After normal business hours - 3pm Weekdays or Weekends     410.638.3532 (Voice Mail Message)

Reporting Road Emergencies (stop sign down, tree in road, missing manhole cover):

  • Harford County Sheriff's Office     410.838.6600

Maryland State Highway Administration Incident Information

  • View a list of current Maryland State lane closures.
  • View a list of planned Maryland State lane closures.
  • View the latest list of weather related State road closures.