Route 50

Local News
9:57 am
Wed June 25, 2014

Lane Closures on Route 50 in Annapolis

Credit Don Rush

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Repairs are underway this week on eastbound U.S. Route 50 in Annapolis as highway crews inspect and improve piping under the roadway after a collapse in early June.

The State Highway Administration is overseeing repairs this week after a three-foot sinkhole opened up on the highway earlier this month.

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Local News
8:17 am
Thu June 5, 2014

Route 50 Reopens Near Annapolis After Sinkhole Repair


ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Road crews have reopened a stretch of busy U.S. Route 50 in Annapolis after a three-foot sinkhole opened up on the highway.

All lanes of the highway reopened Thursday morning. Crews worked overnight to fill the hole with stone to stabilize the road and installed a concrete patch on the surface.

Maryland State Police say the hole opened up about 5 p.m. Wednesday. Officials closed a mile-long stretch of the eastbound lanes of the highway. The closure had been expected to continue into Thursday's commute.

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Local News
8:23 am
Thu February 6, 2014

OC Route 50 Bridge closed

Ocean City Route 50 Drawbridge
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The Ocean City Route 50 bridge is closed in both directions.

WBOC is reporting that Ocean City Police say the drawbridge is stuck in the down position but not closed all the way.

Maryland State Highway Administration is heading out to the scene now.

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