MTA closing downtown Baltimore Light Rail service this weekend

Crews will be completing track work
Posted at 3:46 PM, Feb 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-02 18:09:39-05

The Maryland Transit Administration will temporarily close the Light Rail in downtown Baltimore.

Crews will be working on track repairs along Howard and Pratt Streets.

The shutdown will start Friday, Feb. 3, at 6 p.m. and will last through the weekend until Monday, Feb. 6, at 5 a.m.

Light Rail station that will be closed are as follows:

  • Penn Station
  • University of Baltimore/Mount Royal
  • Cultural Center/State Center
  • Centre Street
  • Lexington Market
  • University Center
  • Convention Center.
MTA is offering a free shuttle bus service from the Camden Yards Light Rail station to the North Avenue station. The bus will stop at each of the closed stations during normal hours.
In the case of inclement weather, the project will be moved to the Feb. 10-12 weekend.