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Several temporary lane closures across Baltimore City this weekend

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Posted at 7:36 PM, Sep 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-03 19:36:54-04

BALTIMORE — The Baltimore City Department of Transportation is advising motorists of several temporary lane closures across the city this weekend.

On Saturday, September 5, 2020 temporary lane closures will be implemented along both the northbound and southbound Jones Falls Expressway between Fayette Street and the county line from 5:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Starting on Friday, September 4, 2020 and continuing through Monday, September 7, 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.

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

In addition, various parking restrictions are now in effect along Thames Street, Broadway and other areas of Fell’s Point. Visitors and residents should pay close attention to all posted parking restrictions and avoid parking in restricted areas. Residential Permit Parking (RPP) will be strictly enforced in Fell’s Point (RPP Area 16) and vehicles parked in violation will be ticketed.

Fell’s Point Residential Permit Parking in Area 16 will be enforced along the following roadways:

  • Aliceanna Street • Broadway
  • Fleet Street • Shakespeare Street
  • Ann Street • Thames Street
  • Lancaster Street • Dallas Street
  • Bethel Street • Wolfe Street
  • Register Street • Durham Street
  • Bond Street • Fell Street

A 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.

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.

At this time, Franklintown Road is closed to through traffic in both directions between Winans Way and Forest Park Avenue with detours in effect. Variable message and detour signs have been posted in the area to alert motorists of the closure.

This portion of Franklintown Road is expected to remain closed for approximately two months until repairs are complete.

Loch Raven Drive is closed between Morgan Mill Road and Providence Road at Loch Raven Reservoir. Engineers with the Department of Public Works are currently working with a consultant to develop a repair plan, and the timeframe for reopening the roadway has not yet been determined.

On Saturday, September 5, 2020, Guilford Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Lexington and Fayette Streets from 5:00 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.