Transportation

Hogan-Backed PAC Blames Montgomery Leaders for Impasse Over Toll Lanes

A political action committee affiliated with Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) has launched a series of Facebook ads aimed at three Montgomery County...
I-495

Opinion: Revised I-495/I-270 Project Will Be ‘Political and Transportation Albatross’

The Washington Council of Government’s Transportation Planning Board removed the Capital Beltway and Interstate 270 proposed toll lanes plan from an important list of...
Boondoggle

Legislators Accuse MDOT of Delaying Highway Financing Study

Two Montgomery County lawmakers suggested on Tuesday that an analysis of the state’s controversial Capital Beltway/I-270 proposal is being withheld by top transportation officials...

Lock Hogan, Elrich in a Room Until They Reach a Toll Lanes Compromise, Leggett...

Former Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett (D) says it’s time for the leading combatants in the debate over the proposed widening of Interstates 270...

Baltimore Officials’ Rejection of Maglev is Latest Blow for Proposed High-Speed Rail

Backers of a proposed high-speed train between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. tout the project as a boon for both cities — and the Maryland...

Hogan Touts Role as Biden and Bipartisan Senators Clinch $1.2T Infrastructure Deal

The White House and a bipartisan group of U.S. senators said Thursday they’ve struck a deal on the outlines of a $1.2 trillion infrastructure...

Expansion of 126-Year-Old Howard Street Tunnel in Baltimore Given the Green Light After Environmental...

The plan to expand the Howard Street Tunnel in Baltimore is set to move forward after a review of the project under the National...

MDOT: Vote to Remove Highway Widening Imperils Other Transportation Projects

A top official with the Maryland Department of Transportation warned local leaders in the D.C. region on Monday that a recent vote against a...

Legislative Hearing on I-495/I-270 Contract Set; Losing Bidder Hires Notable Expert

Two legislative subcommittees will hold a joint hearing next week to review a Maryland Department of Transportation contract for “predevelopment” work on the Interstate...

MTA to Return to Full MARC and Commuter Bus Service in Late Summer

The state’s MARC Rail and Commuter Bus lines will return to full service on August 30, the Maryland Transit Administration announced on Monday.As COVID...