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House OKs Speed Limit Boost To 70 Mph On Maryland Highways

A push to raise the speed limit from 65 to 70 mph on Maryland highways has cleared another hurdle.

03/05/2015

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Federal Aid For Md. Highways Down 9 Percent From 2008-2013

Maryland has been feeling a transportation funding crunch in recent years at the federal, state and local government levels. Federal highway funding has dropped, just as it has in many other states. Maryland’s own budget pressures also have drained money away from transportation.

02/21/2015

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Md. Senate OKs Speed Limit Boost To 70 On State Highways

The Maryland Senate has voted to raise the speed limit from 65 to 70 mph on state highways.

02/19/2015

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New Study Shows Staggering Number Of Md. Pedestrian Fatalities

A growing problem on Maryland’s interstates. Dozens of people hit and killed while walking in the roadway.

11/13/2014

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Governor O’Malley Updates State On Winter Weather

Governor Martin O’Malley thanks crews for their hard work during this latest winter storm.

02/13/2014

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Drivers Urged To Clean Snow & Ice From Cars Before Hitting The Road

There are still dangerous elements left over from the storm that hit our region this week. But many of us may not realize what those dangers are.

12/12/2013

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Crews Keep Roads Clear After Second Round Of Winter Weather

Maryland got a second round of snowy weather on Tuesday, keeping road crews busy.

12/10/2013

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Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, Congestion

In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.

10/24/2013

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Maryland Lawmakers Consider Hike In Gas Tax

Fixing highways and bridges to improve traffic is a top goal of Maryland lawmakers, but where will that money come from? Some lawmakers want you to pay more at the pump.

01/10/2013

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Less Snow This Winter Hurting Businesses That Count On It To Make Money

Those that count on the snow to pad their paychecks are disappointed with this winter.

02/09/2012

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Drop In Temperatures Could Refreeze Already Slick Roads

Road conditions may get worse as temperatures drop below freezing.

01/21/2012

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SHA Unveils ‘Tow Plows’ To Clear Snow During Winter Blizzards

With a light snow expected in far Western Maryland Thursday, the time is right for the state to show us its newest weapons to battle this winter’s weather.

11/17/2011

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