BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore City Department of Transportation is advising motorists that a portion of the southbound Jones Falls Expressway will temporarily close on Saturday afternoon.

Starting at 2 p.m. on Saturday, that portion of the expressway will be closed to through traffic between St. Paul Street and Fayette Street with detours in effect.

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Baltimore City DOT said it will reopen on Saturday afternoon/evening as soon as “downtown activities conclude,”

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They say all drivers using the southbound Jones Falls Expressway on Saturday should exit the JFX before St. Paul Street to avoid traffic congestion and delays.

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