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Transportation Authority Customer Service to Go Offline on Tuesday

Motorists who use Maryland toll facilities will not be able to reach the Maryland Transportation Authority’s customer service department during a nine-day period that...

White House Aims Sales Pitch for Infrastructure Plan at the States

Maryland's 273 bridges and over 2,201 miles of highways that are in poor condition.The extra-long commutes for non-white Marylanders who use public transit. The...

We Have No ‘Houston’ Problem, Highway Backers Tell Buttigieg

Backers of the Hogan administration’s plan to widen two Montgomery County highways sought to rebut criticism of the project from Rep. Anthony G. Brown...

Opinion: Why Maryland Legislators Shouldn’t Listen to the Sierra Club on Transportation

In a recent guest commentary (Maryland Matters, April 9), the Maryland Sierra Club shows once again how little they understand regional transportation issues and...
Kim Coble

Opinion: Pass the Zero-Emission Bus Transition Act

When it comes to the environment this legislative session, climate and transportation bills have understandably and appropriately garnered most of the attention. But another...

Lawmakers Target Hogan Administration’s Proposed Changes to Emissions Testing Program

In a last-minute maneuver, Maryland lawmakers are using a piece of legislation to scrutinize and possibly block a Hogan administration proposal to scale back...

P3 ‘Promises’ Bill Unlikely to Get a Vote, Committee Chairman Says

A measure intended to hold the Maryland Department of Transportation to its “promises” on a controversial highway project appears headed for defeat for the...
Boondoggle

Md. Sierra Club: Will the Senate Co-Own Hogan’s Highway Boondoggle?

Last month, the Maryland Department of Transportation announced, to no one’s surprise, the selection of Australian highway giant Transurban to undertake its $11 billion...
History

Opinion: Protecting a Piece of Md. History From the State’s Beltway Expansion Plan

After the end of the Reconstruction (1865–1877), the rise of segregation led to a large disparity between white and Black communities, and many Black...

Congressman Urges Buttigieg to Review I-495/I-270 Project

A high-ranking critic of the Hogan administration’s plan to widen two Montgomery County highways is urging the federal government to tap the brakes on...