HAGERSTOWN, MD (September 11, 2018) – To accommodate the National Park Service’s schedule for the landslide remediation, the Washington County Division of Engineering announces the closing of Sandy Hook Road at noon on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. This closure will allow for the completion of the gabion wall removal in front of the landslide. The National Park Service will commence the debris removal work immediately following the removal of the gabion wall.

Sandy Hook Road will remain closed until the landslide has been stabilized.