| Jan 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Officials in Maryland don't know how feasible it is to turn dredged muck from the bottom of Baltimore's shipping channels into a commercially viable construction material — but they are looking to find out.
The Maryland Department of Transportation...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 8:05 AM
The morning rush hour was extended Wednesday due to late incidents on roadways around Baltimore.
There was a report of an accident on southbound I-83 in the city near St. Paul Street, but by 11 a.m., Maryland Department of Transportation cameras were...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Virulent opposition among West Baltimore residents to a proposed CSX Transportation cargo facility in their neighborhood has raised more questions about the viability of the long-studied project.
It also has disrupted key conversations on growth at...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 6:08 AM
As of 9 a.m., the Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting an accident in Baltimore County on the outer loop of the beltway at Harford Road. The incident reportedly involves three vehicles, and one travel lane is affected. MDOT cameras show...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:10 PM
For decades, residents in the Midway neighborhood in East Baltimore have dealt with fumes, noise and the less-than-pleasing aesthetics of a major bus depot in their backyards.
On Tuesday, federal, state and local officials gathered in the neighborhood in...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:33 AM
The Maryland Transportation Authority has named Bruce W. Gartner its executive secretary, effective Dec. 11, following seven months of his acting in the role.
Gartner, 48, temporarily filled the agency's top position in June for former executive...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Leaders of Maryland's transportation industry said Monday that the state's future depends on continued infrastructure investment, beyond the $4.4 billion already scheduled for highway and mass transit systems in the next six years.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:29 AM
At 9:30 a.m. the Maryland Department of Transportation is reporting that the accident involving three vehicles on I-895 south at the Harbor Tunnel has been cleared, but officials are warning commuters to use caution, and expect delays until the backup...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Officials in Maryland want disadvantaged local residents to fill thousands of construction jobs as two major transit projects come online in Baltimore and the Washington suburbs in coming years, and are handing out grant money to get them trained.
| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:54 AM
The Board of Public Works gave its blessing Wednesday to an O'Malley administration plan to contract with a private sector partner to build, operate and help finance a $2.2 billion light rail line in the Washington suburbs.
The board action clears the...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:23 AM
A disabled vehicle was slowing traffic in Baltimore City Friday morning, the Maryland Department of Transportation reported.
On the beltway inner loop at the Francis Scott Key Bridge, one of two lanes was reported closed shortly before 9 a.m.