Transportation

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...

BPW to Close Out Year With Fireworks

The final Board of Public Works meeting of 2018 is Wednesday, and it won’t lack for drama.The three-member panel, consisting of the governor, comptroller...

Metro Punts Decision About Extending Late-Night Hours

The board that operates the Washington, D.C. area’s commuter rail system has deferred a decision on late-night subway service, after receiving an appeal from...

Teacher Launches Petition Drive to Stop Land Swap for Stadium

Calvert County teacher Erin Frere says she used to play at Oxon Cove Park as a child. Now that she’s a parent, she and...

Rescuing 911: Commission Puts Forward Next-Gen Recommendations

Just about the only thing that should remain the same is the numbers: 9-1-1.That’s the conclusion of the Commission to Advance Next-Generation 911 Across...