Transportation

Md. Lawmakers Warn Transit Agency About Doing Business With Chinese Firms

Washington, D.C.-area commuters and visitors to the nation’s capital will not ride in Chinese-made rail cars if the region’s congressional delegation gets its way.Lawmakers...

As Highway Expansion Foes Pack Town Hall, Hogan Hits Back on Twitter

The approximately 750 elected officials, activists and citizens who packed Sunday’s Beltway/I-270 Town Hall in Montgomery County had reason to wonder whether their messages...

UPDATE: Hogan Agrees to Delay BPW Vote on Highway Expansion Plan

Editor's note: This story was changed from its original version to reflect late-breaking developments on Friday morning.The Board of Public Works will put off...
traffic, transportation, I270, Beltway

Board Schedules Vote on Controversial Road Widening Plan, Despite Treasurer’s Absence

The Maryland Board of Public Works is set to vote next week on a high-profile and controversial transportation item even though one of its...

Exclusive: Poll Shows a State Divided

Maryland voters have widely divergent opinions on the direction of the jurisdiction where they live – and those opinions are based to a large...

Beltway Widening Plan Met With Skepticism by Residents, Some Montgomery Leaders

When the Maryland State Highway Administration posted information that detailed how the potential widening of the Capital Beltway might impact Silver Spring and other...

Leaders Tackle Regional Housing Strategy

The Washington, D.C., region is expected to see a massive increase in jobs and people during the next three decades, an influx that threatens...

Environmentalists Fall Short on Road-Widening Bill

Environmentalists and a group of Montgomery and Prince George’s homeowners were dealt a defeat when a bill to force greater scrutiny of the Hogan...

Clock Is Ticking on Bill That Would Slow Hogan’s Road Project

Environmental activists and other opponents of Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan’s plan to widen two major roadways are mounting an 11th-hour push to get the...

Hogan Peddles B-W Parkway Plan to Hill Delegation, With Mixed Success

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr.’s push to have Maryland take control of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway picked up a prominent new backer on Friday —...