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Maryland Department of Transportation

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  • Traffic: Two left lanes on I-95 reopen following Harford Co. fuel spill

    Traffic: Two left lanes on I-95 reopen following Harford Co. fuel spill
    Two left lanes on Interstate 95 near the MD 24 exit in Harford County have reopened after an overturned vehicle caused a fuel spill, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority. The right lane remains closed. The area is experiencing major delays....
  • Traffic: Accident on westbound I-70 at Sykesville Road clearing

    Traffic: Accident on westbound I-70 at Sykesville Road clearing
    As of 9:10 a.m., the Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting the accident in Howard County on westbound I-70 near Sykesville Road (Route 32) has been moved to the far right shoulder. In Anne Arundel County, the accident reported in the area of...
  • Traffic: Minor incidents carry past rush hour on I-95, I-83

    Traffic: Minor incidents carry past rush hour on I-95, I-83
    As of 9:15 a.m., the Tuesday rush hour was winding down with a pair of incidents. In Baltimore City, the Maryland Department of Transportation reported an accident on northbound Interstate-95 near Pulaski Highway, but it was reportedly off to the right...
  • Route 50 ramp onto I-97 in Arundel reopened after brush fires

    Route 50 ramp onto I-97 in Arundel reopened after brush fires
    A brush fire forced the closure of the ramp from Route 50 onto northbound Interstate 97 in Anne Arundel County on Monday afternoon, as firefighters worked to control the blaze. The roadside fire was under control as of 4:20 p.m., and the ramp reopened...
  • Audit of MdTA finds problems with purchasing and E-ZPass back-up plan

    Audit of MdTA finds problems with purchasing and E-ZPass back-up plan
    A three-year state audit of the Maryland Transportation Authority found significant problems with how the organization handles purchases and an inadequate "disaster recovery plan" if its E-ZPass toll collection system fails. The authority, which operates...
  • Traffic: Route 32 in Carroll cleared from earlier incident near Gamber

    Traffic: Route 32 in Carroll cleared from earlier incident near Gamber
    As of 10:30, the Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting that an earlier police activity in Carroll County has been cleared, and Route 32 is reopened south of Gamber. The incident had all but blocked Route 32 in the area of Miners Ridge Road....
  • State receives $15 million for ongoing BWI Airport runway upgrades

    State receives $15 million for ongoing BWI Airport runway upgrades
    Another $15 million in federal funding has been awarded to the state for ongoing upgrades to BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport's runways, legislators announced Tuesday. The Airport Improvement Program funding, won by the Maryland Department of...
  • David A. Wagner, port official

    David A. Wagner, port official
    David A. Wagner, former deputy secretary of the Maryland Department of Transportation who later headed the Maryland Port Administration, died April 7 of cancer at his home in Mandeville, La. The longtime Pasadena resident was 71. "Dave was a good...
  • Traffic: Accident reported on northbound I-95 in city

    Traffic: Accident reported on northbound I-95 in city
    As of 9:10 a.m., the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting an accident in Baltimore on northbound I-95 just past Washington Boulevard. The incident involved three vehicles, but was off to the far right shoulder, according to MDOT reports....
  • Trails, bike programs focus of Feb. 20 workshop in Bel Air

    Harford County government and Lower Susquehanna Heritage Greenway will host a workshop next week to highlight four state programs that support trails, pedestrian and bicycle projects. Representatives of the Maryland Department of Transportation and State...
  • Maryland puts $25 million toward capacity building on Washington metro system

    Maryland puts $25 million toward capacity building on Washington metro system
    Gov. Martin O'Malley pledged $25 million in state capital funding to add capacity and reduce crowding on the metro system of Washington on Wednesday, as part of a joint investment with Virginia and the District of Columbia. Maryland's two neighboring...