Flooding in Ellicott City

Flooding in Ellicott City. (Paul Milton / January 31, 2013)

As of 4:35 p.m., Howard County Police are reporting the following roads are closed due to flooding:

  • River Road between Rockburn Drive and Lawyers Hill Road (Elkridge)
  • River and Levering at Viaduct -- railroad tracks (Elkridge) 
  • Race Road and Furnace Avenue (Elkridge)

The following road is closed due to dam release:

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  • Mink Hollow Road at the Montgomery Line

Additionally, Howard County Office of Emergency Management continues to monitor the Patapsco River for rising water, as well as Brighton Dam Road and Rockey Gorge.