| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:58 PM
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...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 6:44 PM
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.
| Sep 19, 2014
| 6:34 AM
As of 9:30 a.m., the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting that an accident on southbound I-95 prior to White Marsh Boulevard had been cleared, and all lanes were open.
The only Baltimore-area incident remaining was an accident reported...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:22 PM
A nearly $4 million public-private project will relocate some operations of the Canton Railroad Co. away from the neighborhood's east end, significantly reducing train traffic and noise in the increasingly residential and commercial area.
| Apr 15, 2014
| 11:03 AM
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...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:28 AM
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...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 7:35 AM
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....
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:22 AM
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...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 3:18 PM
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...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:30 PM
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...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:17 AM
At 9 a.m., there appear to be few issues remaining related to the morning commute. The Maryland Department of Transportation is still reporting an accident in Baltimore City on I-95 north at Exit 52 with the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, but it's off to...