Major detour planned for next week on Indian Head Highway

News Release, Maryland State Highway Administration

(October 10, 2019) – On Tuesday, October 15, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) will permanently close Kerby Hill Road/Livingston Road where it crosses MD 210 (Indian Head Highway). The closure and detour are needed for constructing a bridge that will connect Kerby Hill and Livingston roads.

The following detour routes will be in effect until the end of the project:

As the project continues, motorists can expect intermittent lane closures on MD 210 Mondays through Fridays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., and Sundays through Thursdays between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. Additional lane closures and work times may be added to expedite completion. 

For more information about the closure and approved detour routes, please click here: https://bit.ly/2Z2bOsS.

To watch a video about the MD 210 interchange project, please click here: http://bit.ly/2VP4izY.

MDOT SHA works hard to maintain safe traffic mobility in work zones for our crews as well as our contractors. Drivers need to stay alert, focus on the road and look for reduced speed limits, narrow driving lanes, and highway workers. Drive like you work here and slowdown in construction zones.


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