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Highway and Road Transportation

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  • Cops can't ride solo in HOV lanes at rush hour

    Cops can't ride solo in HOV lanes at rush hour
    Q: Every rush hour I see cruisers from the sheriff's offices in Broward and Palm Beach counties as well as other police agencies driving in the Interstate 95 HOV lanes with one person in the vehicle. Is law enforcement allowed to do this? John McCarthy,...
  • Feel free to cruise slowly in the passing lane

    Feel free to cruise slowly in the passing lane
    I ventured the other day onto the cross walk in front of The Morning Call, because the road was clear except for a car just emerging from a nearby parking deck. I've seen people who just step out into the crosswalk in busy traffic, confident that...
  • Ford Expands Airbag Recall

     
    In November, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration urged automakers to expand a recall of Takata-manufactured airbags, and Ford has announced it's doing just that. Following Honda and Mazda, Ford has decided to expand its Takata airbag recall...
  • What makes an 1800s rail station worth saving? Experts differ

     What makes an 1800s rail station worth saving? Experts differ
    Blue Line service resumes Monday at the CTA's Damen stop in Wicker Park after a $13.6 million station restoration that, viewed from the brick building's exterior, provides the most accurate depiction to date of what commuters first saw 119 years ago,...
  • Less work planned on A1A during holidays

    Less work planned on A1A during holidays
    The A1A work zone north of Sunrise Boulevard will be a little quieter over the next two weeks because of the holidays. Drivers can still expect to see construction although on a more limited schedule. Crews will work only on the new decorative wave...
  • Traffic Deaths Down 3.1 Percent in 2013

     
    Fatalities from traffic accidents decreased 3.1 percent from 2012 to 2013, according to a traffic fatality report issued today by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. In total, 32,719 Americans died in traffic accidents in 2013. That's down...
  • Traffic: Collision on I-95 North in White Marsh

    A two-vehicle collision on Interstate 95 North in White Marsh past the MD 43 (White Marsh Boulevard) exit has closed the northbound right shoulder as of 6:45 a.m. Tuesday, according to the state Department of Transportation. The Maryland Transit...
  • Man found with gunshot wound in mall parking lot

    Man found with gunshot wound in mall parking lot
    A man was shot in the abdomen Tuesday afternoon not far from the intersection where a Baltimore police officer was shot earlier this month. Police were dispatched to the 2600 block of Fairview Avenue at 3:26 p.m., and a short time later found a man shot...
  • Traffic: Collision on I-95 South in Baltimore City

    Traffic: Collision on I-95 South in Baltimore City
    A two-vehicle collision on Interstate 95 South in Baltimore City past the Eastern Avenue exit closed the southbound right traffic lane and both southbound shoulders as of 9:07 a.m. on Wednesday, according to the state Department of Transportation. A two-...
  • Work on I-95 interchanges in Palm Beach County to begin in 2015

    Work on I-95 interchanges in Palm Beach County to begin in 2015
    Drivers stuck in bumper-to-bumper traffic at Interstate 95 interchanges in Palm Beach County soon will get some relief. In 2015, work will begin on I-95 ramps and roads near several interchanges to clear up congestion and prevent traffic from backing...
  • Top 10 stories in Laguna Beach for 2014

    Top 10 stories in Laguna Beach for 2014
    Mobility throughout Laguna Beach, whether by foot, car or bicycle, was a recurring theme in 2014 as the city took strides to address safety on the busiest thoroughfares, including adopting a bike safety plan after a cyclist was killed along Coast...