| Jun 9, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Concerning The Sun's editorial on Gov. Larry Hogan's interest in maglev ("Hogan goes for a ride," June 7), I suggest that Governor Hogan forget about wasting taxpayer money on maglev, the Red and Purple light rail lines and any other color transit line...
| May 22, 2015
| 7:49 PM
Nearly 20 years ago, Gov. Parris N. Glendening had lunch with the chief executive of CSX to pitch the railroad chief on investing $40 million to expand the Howard Street Tunnel and another one in Harper's Ferry, W.Va., to make the port of Baltimore more...
| Jun 3, 2015
Rob Savidge's guest column (The Capital, June 2) would have it that forest laws stand in a vacuum, and that there is, therefore, a simple choice facing the city government pertaining to the preservation of forest lands at the controversial...
| May 20, 2015
| 3:25 PM
Beach-goers, keep those headlights on, even when the sun is shining.
The Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration is requiring 24-hour headlight use for all vehicles. And not just for the summer months. The new rule goes...
| May 6, 2015
| 12:47 PM
Mother's Day at the library
Anne Arundel County Public Library will celebrate Mother's Day with stories and crafts May 7 and 9 at several branches. Kids can make something for their mom, grandmother or someone special during these events.
| Apr 24, 2015
| 9:20 AM
Transportation is a hot button issue in Baltimore City these days. In fact, it's red hot. At a recent community meeting, residents unloaded on the Maryland Department of Transportation over a proposed plan to restrict parking on the south side of...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 6:12 PM
State Transportation Secretary Pete Rahn is expected to name Paul Comfort as the new head of the Maryland Transit Administration on Friday, a day after the resignation of the head of the State Highway Administration.
The resignation Thursday of SHA...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 12:43 PM
Melinda B. Peters, the head of the Maryland State Highway Administration, resigned on Thursday to spend more time with her family, she said.
Peters is the second agency head under the Maryland Department of Transportation to depart in a week, after...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 4:24 PM
For the second time under a Republican governor, Robert L. Smith is out of the top job at the Maryland Transit Administration.
Smith's last day at the agency was Friday, he and a Maryland Department of Transportation spokeswoman confirmed.
| Jan 3, 2015
| 11:44 AM
As the number of bicyclists has risen in Baltimore and across the nation in the last decade, city planners and other government officials have responded with a broad range of initiatives.
They've set aside millions of dollars for designated bike lanes....
| Mar 17, 2015
| 6:08 PM
Fewer commuters in Maryland chose public buses and trains last fiscal year than in each of the three years prior, adding pressure to an already beleaguered Maryland Transit Administration just as it prepares to saddle frustrated riders with a fare...