Transportation

And the Most Popular Governor in America Is…

For years, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker (R) has been the most popular chief executive in the nation.Move over, boss. There is a new #1.According...

Top Hogan Aide Taking Job With Highway Concessionaire

Amanda Allen, an original member of the Hogan administration, is leaving her state government post this week to take a position with Transurban, the...
traffic, transportation, I270, Beltway

Hogan-Franchot Highway Compromise Hailed as ‘Win-Win’

Faced with mounting opposition to his plan to relieve traffic in the Washington, D.C., suburbs, Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) announced on Friday...

W.Va. Finds Money to Preserve MARC Train Service

West Virginia residents who rely on Maryland’s commuter rail service to get to work can breathe easy. The train is going to keep on...

How Md. Uses Surveillance, Data to Track Motorists, Traffic

By Eric MyersMotorists in Maryland may be aware of the cameras that enforce speed and red-light violations, but the state’s tracking practices include other...

‘Real Rush’ of Trump Rules Expected Ahead of 2020 Election

The Trump administration is preparing to finalize a host of high-profile rules in 2020, including policies that will impact everything from auto emissions to...

Transportation Management Giant Reverses Course, Eyes Bid for Md. Highway Project

Transurban, the transportation management giant that six months ago said it would take “a pass” on Maryland’s plan to expand two Washington, D.C.-area highways...

Md. Delegation Seeks More Transparency on Highway Projects

Maryland’s congressional delegation is urging the man who will soon take over as head of the state Department of Transportation to be more forthcoming...

Hogan’s Highway Plan Hits Rough Patch and Franchot Is, For Now, the Biggest Obstacle

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) rarely shrinks from a fight when it comes to standing up for his values, opposing taxes, bucking a...

State Seeks Access to 3,700 Properties for Survey Work in Advance of Highway Expansion

More than 3,700 Maryland homeowners in the Interstate 495 and I-270 corridors have received official letters from the State Highway Administration in recent weeks,...