Transportation

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Maryland Transportation Chief Briefs Lawmakers

Maryland’s transportation secretary says he believes a light rail in the suburbs of Washington will be built to meet more cost-effective stipulations.

07/21/2015

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Maryland Governor Details 43 Possible Purple Line Cuts

Maryland’s governor is detailing some of the potential cuts aimed at reducing Purple Line costs by $210 million.

07/07/2015

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Hogan: Purple Line Will Happen, Nearly $2B Invested In Maryland Roads

Gov. Larry Hogan announced plans to spend nearly $2 billion on roads, highways and bridges throughout the state of Maryland, a state senator who has been informed of the announcement said Thursday.

06/25/2015

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Bay Bridge Delays Expected Due To Charity Motorcycle Ride

Transportation officials in Maryland say motorists should be prepared for Saturday traffic delays at the Bay Bridge as a result of a charity ride involving motorcyclists.

06/11/2015

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Cuts Proposed For Charm City Circulator

One of the city’s most popular freebies is running low on money. Cuts are proposed for the Charm City Circulator, which links points of interest in the downtown area.

05/05/2015

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MARC To Increase Service Between Washington, Baltimore

In an effort to improve transportation between the DC and Baltimore areas, the MARC train is expanding routes.

03/09/2015

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Progress Report, Public Outreach For Purple Line

Supporters of the Purple Line transit project are hosting a progress report and rally on Monday.

03/09/2015

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Travel Plans Halted On The Rails & In The Air Due To Snow

In Maryland, snowy conditions are creating traffic headaches.

03/05/2015

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Transportation Nominee Gets Nod From Senate Committee

Two trains will be added to MARC’s Camden Line to boost service between the Baltimore and College Park campuses of the University of Maryland, the nominee for transportation chief told lawmakers Monday.

03/02/2015

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Discrimination Suit Filed Against Md. Transit Officials

Class-action lawsuit accuses Maryland transit officials of disabilities discrimination.

01/22/2015

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Studies Explore Ways To Improve Baltimore’s Tunnel System For Trains

Crowded trains are a fact of life during Thanksgiving travel, but a crowded Baltimore tunnel is a daily occurrence for Amtrak and Marc trains.

11/25/2014

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MTA Police Chief Says Baltimore Train System Is Very Safe; Some Riders Disagree

Maryland transportation officials are telling the public that Baltimore’s metro system is safe after a video emerged that appears to show two younger men trying to push someone out of a moving train.

10/16/2014

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