A gas tax increase is among the ideas Maryland’s Senate president is floating to raise badly needed money for transportation.
A Garrett County permitting official says most of a proposed wind farm on Fourmile Ridge lies in areas designated as sensitive by the state.
Maryland’s Senate president says Gov. Martin O’Malley’s offshore wind proposal is getting early and significant show of support in the state Senate.
A state senator from Frederick County is pulling his proposal for a toll on U.S. Route 15 because he says county leaders are cool to the idea.
The District of Columbia has submitted a plan to close 20 schools and send students from those schools to other campuses.
The Baltimore City Council votes on a plan to restore some of the funding cuts proposed by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.
District of Columbia lawmakers are considering tax incentives for the fast-growing online deals business LivingSocial to keep its headquarters in Washington.
The Garrett County Commissioners are proposing rules to put distance between wind turbines and homes.
The Maryland Senate has signed off on a $1.1 billion capital budget proposal.
Putting Baltimore on a budget. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake reveals a spending plan for the city that is already causing controversy.
As if gas prices weren’t high enough, several states across the U.S. are looking to raise fuel taxes they say are needed to pay for roads and bridges that are outdated, congested and in some cases, dangerous.
Gov. Martin O’Malley’s proposal to phase in a 6 percent sales tax on gasoline includes money for local road repairs, rules to make it harder to shift transportation dollars to other purposes and a mechanism to delay implementing the tax if gas prices spike.