Roads Closed

The Office of Highway Operations provides citizens and the media with up-to-date details on roads closed in the county. Please check back frequently for updates.

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Road Closures


For current road closure details, view the Frederick County Road Closure web map.  

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Frederick County Road Closures

  1. OLD FREDERICK RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: OLD FREDERICK RD
    Reason for Closure: Construction
    Closure Date: Friday, January 12, 2018 01:46AM - Tuesday, July 31, 2018 09:46AM
    Summary: Old Frederick Rd CLOSED to all traffic, NO EMS at the bridge...

  2. THURSTON RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: THURSTON RD
    Reason for Closure: Construction
    Closure Date: Monday, March 05, 2018 08:31AM - Tuesday, July 31, 2018 07:31AM
    Summary: Thurston Road between Peters and Dr. Perry is closed for construction.

  3. OLD MIDDLETOWN RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: OLD MIDDLETOWN RD
    Reason for Closure: Debris; Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 09:56PM - Tuesday, May 22, 2018 09:56PM
    Summary: Old Middletown Road is closed between Poole Road...

  4. LIME KILN RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: LIME KILN RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 10:46PM - Tuesday, May 22, 2018 10:46PM
    Summary: Line Klin Road is closed between the address 4305 and English...

  5. CATHOLIC CHURCH RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: CATHOLIC CHURCH RD
    Reason for Closure: Debris; Flooding/High Water; Other
    Closure Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 11:49PM - Tuesday, May 22, 2018 11:49PM
    Summary: Catholic Church Road is closed between...

  6. OLD MIDDLETOWN RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: OLD MIDDLETOWN RD
    Reason for Closure: Debris; Flooding/High Water; Other
    Closure Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 11:14PM - Tuesday, May 22, 2018 11:14PM
    Summary: Old Middletown Road closed in that area just...

  7. JEFFERSON PIKE: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: JEFFERSON PIKE
    Reason for Closure: Construction; Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 10:14AM - Wednesday, July 11, 2018 10:14AM
    Summary: The Maryland Department of Transportation...

  8. SAINT MARKS RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: SAINT MARKS RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 02:47PM - Wednesday, May 23, 2018 02:47PM
    Summary: 5016 - 4801 ST. MARKS

  9. SUMANTOWN RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: SUMANTOWN RD
    Reason for Closure: Debris; Other
    Closure Date: Friday, May 18, 2018 02:39PM - Friday, May 25, 2018 02:39PM
    Summary: Sumantown Rd CLOSED to all thru traffic Only EMS can Access

  10. MOUNT TABOR RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: MOUNT TABOR RD
    Reason for Closure: Construction
    Closure Date: Monday, May 21, 2018 01:43PM - Monday, June 04, 2018 01:43PM
    Summary: Mount Tabor Rd CLOSED to all traffic and NO EMS for emergency pipe...