Roads Closed

Highway Operations provides citizens and the media with up-to-date details on roads closed in the county.
Emergency officials warn drivers to never try to cross a flooded road under any circumstances. If you see a flooded road warning sign remember, "turn around, don't drown."
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Road Closures
View the Frederick County Road Closure web map.  
County Road and Bridge Capital Improvement Program (CIP) projects
State Road and Bridge Projects
Frequently Flooded Roads list 

Current Road Closures

  1. Frederick County
  2. Frederick City
  1. SHANK RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: SHANK RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 07:43AM - Friday, September 24, 2021 02:43PM
    Summary: CLOSED between route 40 (Old National Pike) and Station...

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

    Road Name: KEYSVILLE RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 06:01AM - Friday, September 24, 2021 02:25PM
    Summary: CLOSED at the bridge near Simons Rd for flooding, NO...

  3. LIME KILN WAY: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: LIME KILN WAY
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 08:25AM - Sunday, September 26, 2021 11:00AM
    Summary: Lime Kiln way closed between English Muffin and...

  4. GREENFIELD RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: GREENFIELD RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 12:48PM - Friday, September 24, 2021 02:00PM
    Summary: Greenfield rd closed between Buckeystown Pike and...

  5. SIXES RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: SIXES RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 06:39AM - Friday, September 24, 2021 02:00PM
    Summary: Sixes rd closed between Sixes Bridge and Grimes for high...

  6. PRICES DISTILLERY RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: PRICES DISTILLERY RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 06:30AM - Friday, September 24, 2021 02:00PM
    Summary: Prices Distillery Rd CLOSED for high water...

  7. FOUR POINTS RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: FOUR POINTS RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 06:04AM - Friday, September 24, 2021 02:32PM
    Summary: CLOSED between Sixes Bridge Rd and Keysville Rd...

  8. LIBERTY RD: Limited Public Access, all directions. 1 lane(s) open.

    Road Name: LIBERTY RD
    Reason for Closure: Construction
    Closure Date: Monday, September 20, 2021 07:00AM - Friday, November 19, 2021 05:00PM
    Summary: MDOT SHA paving and resurfacing project from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m....

  9. SIMPSONS MILL RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: SIMPSONS MILL RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 04:50AM - Saturday, September 25, 2021 04:50AM
    Summary: Simpsons Mill Road is closed between Good...

  10. GRIMES RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: GRIMES RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 06:50AM - Friday, September 24, 2021 02:50PM
    Summary: CLOSED between Sixes and Sixes Bridge for flooding, NO...

  11. HORNETS NEST RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: HORNETS NEST RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 06:23AM - Friday, September 24, 2021 02:23PM
    Summary: CLOSED at the low water bridge over Friends Creek...

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

    Road Name: SUMANTOWN RD
    Reason for Closure: Construction
    Closure Date: Tuesday, September 07, 2021 06:30AM - Thursday, October 07, 2021 02:00PM
    Summary: CLOSED at the bridge over Catoctin Creek for maintenance, NO...

  13. KEYMAR RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: KEYMAR RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 05:55AM - Friday, September 24, 2021 02:55PM
    Summary: CLOSED between addresses 12496 and 12703 for flooding,...

  14. FINGERBOARD RD: Limited Public Access, all directions. 1 lane(s) open.

    Road Name: FINGERBOARD RD
    Reason for Closure: Construction
    Closure Date: Wednesday, August 11, 2021 07:00PM - Friday, October 01, 2021 04:00AM
    Summary: MDOT SHA will have single lane closures and flagging during...

  15. BURKITTSVILLE RD: Limited Public Access, all directions. 1 lane(s) open.

    Road Name: BURKITTSVILLE RD
    Reason for Closure: Construction
    Closure Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2021 07:00AM - Friday, November 12, 2021 05:00PM
    Summary: MDOT SHA paving and resurfacing project from 8 a.m. to 5...

  16. SIXES BRIDGE RD: Closed, all directions. All lanes closed.

    Road Name: SIXES BRIDGE RD
    Reason for Closure: Flooding/High Water
    Closure Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 07:37AM - Thursday, September 30, 2021 02:37PM
    Summary: CLOSED between Sixes Rd and the county line for...