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Maryland Department of Transportation

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  • Traffic: Crash cleared on MD 10 South in Anne Arundel

    Traffic: Crash cleared on MD 10 South in Anne Arundel
    All lanes are reopened at 8:30 a.m. after a two-car crash on MD 10 South at MD 648 in Anne Arundel County, the Maryland Department of Transportation said. The westbound lane of MD 214 West at Muddy Creek Road in Anne Arundel County is closed for an...
  • Traffic: Harbor Tunnel southbound lanes reopened

    Traffic: Harbor Tunnel southbound lanes reopened
    The southbound lanes of the Harbor Tunnel, Interstate 895, have reopened at 8 a.m. after they were blocked from a disabled vehicle in the roadway, Maryland Department of Transportation officials said. A crash on the outer loop of Interstate 695 prior...
  • Transportation lockbox is a no brainer

    Transportation lockbox is a no brainer
    In the November 4 general election, Maryland voters will be asked to approve something long sought by transportation advocates — a "lockbox" for the state's transportation fund. Question 1 on all ballots will ask voters to ratify a lockbox...
  • Traffic: SB Amtrak train from Perryville canceled

    Traffic: SB Amtrak train from Perryville canceled
    Southbound Amtrak train 181, scheduled to arrive in Aberdeen at 8:35 a.m., has been canceled by Amtrak due to a service disruption, the Maryland Department of Transportation said. The next southbound Amtrak train will be train 183, which will make an...
  • Backers of maglev train are betting big on a vision that has failed before

    Backers of maglev train are betting big on a vision that has failed before
    The circle of political power brokers and deep-pocketed investors hatched their plan more than three years ago, seeing promise in a project deemed wildly unrealistic by some and stubbornly unattainable by others. With billions in backing from the...
  • State awarded $10M for Route 175 expansion near Fort Meade

    State awarded $10M for Route 175 expansion near Fort Meade
    The Maryland Department of Transportation has been awarded $10 million in federal funding to widen a stretch of Route 175 in Anne Arundel County that is contributing to congestion around an expanding Fort Meade. The Transportation Investment...
  • Traffic: Accident cleared on Beltway at Dulaney Valley

    Traffic: Accident cleared on Beltway at Dulaney Valley
    The accident on the Baltimore Beltway near Dulaney Valley Road involving a tractor trailer that complicated the Wednesday rush hour has completely cleared as of about 9 a.m. Maryland Department of Transportation cameras showed traffic was flowing freely....
  • State announces $2.3 million in grants to improve bike paths

    State announces $2.3 million in grants to improve bike paths
    The state has awarded more than $2 million in grants to improve bike paths across Maryland, including more than $80,000 to better connect West Baltimore with downtown. The new funding for the state's Bikeways Program was announced Friday by the...
  • Maryland ethics board reviewing contractor's Purple Line role, MTA says

    Maryland ethics board reviewing contractor's Purple Line role, MTA says
    The state ethics board is reviewing one of the firms bidding to build and operate the Purple Line after the engineering company was acquired by another MTA contractor. Engineering design firm AECOM, which in 2011 was awarded an 8-year, $60-million...
  • State reports few new transportation projects, after last year's long list

    State reports few new transportation projects, after last year's long list
    The Maryland Department of Transportation announced $280 million in new projects in its annual budget proposal released Tuesday, far less than the billions in capital improvements announced after the increase in the state's gas tax last year. The state's...
  • Traffic: Accident on I-70 in Howard County cleared

    Traffic: Accident on I-70 in Howard County cleared
    As of 9:15 a.m., an earlier accident on eastbound I-70 in Howard County was reportedly cleared. There was also an incident on the inner loop of the Baltimore Beltway near Route 702, but no major incidents were reported by the Maryland Department of...