Transportation

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...

Urgent Care Center Opens at Thurgood Marshall BWI

Air travelers passing through Thurgood Marshall BWI Airport who need medical attention soon will have a new option.A FirstCall Medical Center is scheduled to...

House Dems Advance Budget Resolution, Overcoming Standoff on Timing of Infrastructure Vote

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday muscled through a $3.5 trillion budget framework, overcoming a standoff with a handful of centrists who...

At MACo, Cardin Seeks Local Governments’ Help to Advocate for Red Line

U.S. Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin (D-Md.) wants to see the Red Line become a reality, he said at a town hall during the Maryland...

In Split Vote, Board of Public Works Approves Highway Design Contract

In a vote that divided the state’s top leaders, the Maryland Board of Public Works on Wednesday advanced Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s plan...

Montgomery Co. Council Urges Board to Delay Vote on Highway Project

Hours before the Board of Public Works considers a design contract for the widening of Interstates 495 and 270, the Montgomery County Council asked...