The four major roads of Lexington Park are all state highways. Three of them are undergoing repaving and upgrading.
“Don’t be misled by the bare pavement you may see as you wake up this morning.”
The Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) will close the MD 234 (Budds Creek Road) bridge over Allens Fresh Run in Charles County this Saturday, December 8 to inspect and resurface the bridge. This is the temporary bridge which was installed in 2011 following severe storm damage from Hurricane Irene. To ensure the safety of workers and motorists, SHA must close MD 234 at the bridge for approximately 12 hours, from 12 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday morning. While the closure is relatively short, SHA understands the importance of this route and the need to maintain well-signed access between Charles and St. Mary’s Counties. Electronic message signs will be placed alerting motorists to the upcoming work…
Hurricane Sandy will continue to cause road conditions to deteriorate throughout the day as the eye moves closer to landfall.
Agencies release a flood of information on storm impact, travel dangers, power outages and free sandbags.
The work will not extend to the center spans of the structure.
Bridge will be down to one lane for three weekends next month for inspections.