Transportation

As Bay Crossing Options Surface, Anne Arundel Wants Say Over Potential 3rd Span

Lawmakers and residents of Anne Arundel County urged a Senate panel on Wednesday to give them the ability to veto possible construction of a...

House, Senate Bills Could Jam Up Hogan Highway Plan

Maryland lawmakers will hear testimony this week on a measure that would give counties potential veto power over the Hogan administration’s $9 billion plan...

Text of Gov. Hogan’s State of the State Address

My fellow Marylanders:I am humbled to once again stand before this general assembly after four years of bipartisan cooperation and historic progress to report...

Proposal for Maglev Meets Resistance From Black Caucus

Top officials with the firm looking to bring “the fastest trains in the world” to Maryland encountered resistance from members of the Legislative Black...

MADD’s National President Visits Annapolis to Stump for Ignition Interlocks

The national president of the advocacy group Mothers Against Drunk Driving was in Annapolis this week, promoting legislation that would require all drunk driving...

Lawmakers Seek Longer Environmental Review for Hogan Road-Widening Plan

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s plan to widen the Capital Beltway and Interstate 270 could be pushed back for a year if the General...

Hogan Previews $46.6 Billion Budget Plan

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) will introduce a budget on Friday that includes no new taxes, raises for state employees and spending on...
traffic, transportation, I270, Beltway

Hogan Plan to Ease Road Congestion Struggles to Win Support

In theory, elected officials in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties have 9 billion reasons to get behind the Hogan administration’s efforts to ease traffic...
I270, 495 Beltway, Rahn,

Bill Would Require Study of Highway Projects’ Greenhouse Gas Emissions

A rookie Montgomery County lawmaker is proposing climate legislation that could also take aim at Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s plan to widen three...

Josh Kurtz: In Praise of Driving (Sort of)

I recently inherited a car.I had been without a car of my own for a decade, earning the moniker of “Mr. Public Transportation” in...