All Lanes of I-70 E/W are shut down at the rest area by Mt. Airy due to an overturned fuel truck. Access to I-70 from MD-27 N/S is closed at this time. Area residents should expect an influx of traffic on local roads and traffic delays for an extended period of time.
MAPD is in the area of 1200 Block of Leafy Hollow Cir and canvassing the area for a suspect taking mail out of mailboxes which have flags up. Suspect is described as adult white male wearing black jacket and blue jeans, last seen on foot. Please call if observed the suspect or suspicious activity. 301-703-1375
Residents are advised that Dorsey Avenue will be closed to thru traffic between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Friday, July 24, 2020 for tree maintenance and the staging of heavy equipment. The Mount Airy Police Department has been advised that local access for Dorsey Avenue residents will not be restricted. Pedestrians are asked to avoid the immediate area until the road is reopened.