The residents of Port Deposit in Cecil County are being asked to voluntarily evacuate due to flooding along the Susquehanna River. The Conowingo Dam opened up its crest gates this morning at 5:30 a.m. Mandatory evacuations are being considered.
The Prince Georges Equestrian Center has reported that they are currently open, however, tonight’s scheduled events for the Prince George’s County Fair have been canceled. Rt 301 South and North is currently closed between Rt 725 (Marlboro Pike) and Rt 4 at PGEC. Waters Street is also closed North of Rt 4.
In addition, there are road closures in many areas throughout the state. We suggest you check your local traffic centers before heading out on the roads. Here is a link to the Coordinated Highways Action Response Team website for other road closure information.