Seminary Avenue at the light rail crossing in Lutherville is scheduled to be closed for five days beginning 10 a.m. Friday for track and road improvement work, the Maryland Transit Administration announced.
Local businesses will remain open and all side streets and residential driveways will remain open. Through traffic along Seminary Avenue in Historic Lutherville will be detoured using Falls Road, the Baltimore Beltway, Charles Street and Bellona Avenue.
During track work, MTA will provide shuttle bus service between the Timonium and Falls Road stations beginning Friday at 8 p.m.
The rubberized rail crossing is being replaced to improve safety for light rail passengers and motorists on Seminary Avenue. All work is weather permitting.
Full service on light rail is expected to resume Tuesday at 4 a.m., and Seminary Road will reopen at about 5 a.m.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun