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Drain pipe repairs to force Route 50 closures
Drain pipe repairs to force Route 50 closures

Lane closures on eastbound Route 50 in Annapolis that began Tuesday night for repairs to a partially-collapsed drain pipe beneath the roadway will continue Thursday, according to the State Highway Administration. Planned closures on Wednesday night have been delayed due to expected thunderstorms in the area. The collapse caused a sinkhole to form in the roadway in June, but was only addressed with a temporary fix at the time. The work ahead will include full closures of the eastbound highway near the exit for Aris T. Allen Boulevard, the SHA said. Two lanes will now be closed between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Thursday and Saturday. All lanes will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Thursday to...