Transportation

Transit Coalition: Senators, Thank You. Mode Matters

The Baltimore Transit Equity Coalition is cheering budget language that may open the door for completion of the Red Line.

Transportation Projects Dubbed ‘Vital’ by Hogan Go Unfunded in Capital Budget Plan

When the DC-area’s Transportation Planning Board voted in June to remove Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s I-270/I-495 widening plan from a list of projects...

Expired Driver’s Licenses Open Lane for Cybercriminals

Scammers are exploiting state pushes for drivers to make sure their licenses are renewed, cybersecurity experts say.

FAA: Maryland Laser Pointers Targeted Planes More Than 500 Times Between 2010 and 2020

There were 534 reports of lasers being pointed at planes in Maryland between 2010 and 2020, according to federal data released last week.There were...

Federal Agency Hits Pause Button on Baltimore-DC Maglev Rail Proposal

The lead federal agency charged with reviewing a proposed high-speed train between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. has “paused” its evaluation of the project.The Federal...

Baltimore Judge Sides With Westport Developer Over Maglev Rail System in Land Dispute

In a victory for the firm behind an ambitious waterfront development in South Baltimore, a judge on Monday rejected a lawsuit filed by Baltimore-Washington...

A New Gig for John Porcari

John D. Porcari, who had two tours as Maryland's transportation secretary and was deputy U.S. transportation secretary during President Obama's first term, has a...
Equity

Frank DeFilippo: Baltimore’s Red Line Rumble Depends on Which Party Elects the Next Governor

“Hurry, get on, now it’s coming,Listen to those rails a-thrumming.”– Take the A-TrainTransportation issues are rarely about getting from here to there. Usually they...

Motorists Express Broad Opposition to Proposed I-270/I-495 Toll Rates

By more than 2-to-1, members of the public who submitted formal comments on Maryland’s proposed Interstate 270/I-495 express lanes plan objected to the tolls...

Losing Bidder Signals Intent to Sue MDOT Over Transurban Contract

Capital Express Mobility Partners (CEMP), a consortium that unsuccessfully sought a multi-billion dollar contract to finance and build toll lanes on interstate highways in...