Glen Burnie, Maryland (Arundel News Network) – The Anne Arundel County Department of Health has closed a section of Cabin Branch near Interstate Highway 895 in Glen Burnie due to a wastewater overflow of approximately 9,150 gallons. The overflow came from two separate manholes near the Harris Heights pumping station, 681 Cedar Ave in Glen Burnie.
The Department of Health posted closing signs in the impacted area and the closure will remain in effect until March 20. The closing applies to swimming and other direct water contact for the section of Cabin Branch. People coming in contact with the water in the affected area are advised to wash well with soap and warm water. Clothing should also be washed.