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Severe Weather and Closing Information


Baltimore County Government



Baltimore County general government offices are operating on a normal schedule. Any exceptions for specific agencies or programs will be noted in the chart below.

In an emergency, call 911

If you have a necessary, but non-emergency medical need, please call 410-887-2222 and speak to the officer on duty for further information.

Real-Time Storm Information

  • The Bureau of Highways Snow Center is manned 24-hours-a-day during storms. The Snow Center coordinates between plow crews, emergency services and the community. The number at the Highways Snow Center is 410-887-3560.
  • The County's Road Closures application lists roads currently closed due to repairs, accidents, weather or other hazards.

Agency and Program Closings


Recreation Centers 

All Recreation activities are operating on a normal schedule.


Trash and Recycling Drop-Off Centers

All three drop-off facilities, including the Eastern Sanitary Landfill in White Marsh, are open with normal operating hours.


Trash and Recycling Collection

Scheduled trash and recycling collections are running normally.


Senior Centers

Senior Centers are operating on a normal schedule.


County Ride

CountyRide is operating on a normal schedule.

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Public Library

Visit the Baltimore County Public Library website for all branch closing information.


Animal Services


All Baltimore County Animal Services facilities are open and operating normally.


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Public Schools

Visit the Baltimore County Public Schools website for all school closing information.



Circuit Court

The Circuit Court for Baltimore County is open and operating normally.

Status Agency/Program Information

Policies and Additional Information

See Baltimore County's Severe Weather and Closing Policies for additional information regarding agency closures and the County's procedure for notifying the public.

If you are a Baltimore County government employee, please review the Employee Inclement Weather Policy.

Revised July 12, 2017