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Metro Adds 7-Day Short Trip Pass To SmarTrip Cards

Metro is launching a new weekly short-trip pass that SmarTrip users can add to their cards to save money.

05/20/2013

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D.C. Begins Annual ‘Potholepalooza’ Street Repair

Officials in Washington are beginning their annual, monthlong campaign to fill in potholes.

04/23/2013

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Lawmakers Continue Push To Pass Gas Tax Increase

Lawmakers are on the third leg of a Democratic leadership push to get a gas tax hike passed before the end of the session.

03/26/2013

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AAA: Mid-Atlantic Gas Prices Down 2 Cents

Motorists in the Washington metro area are paying two cents less at the pump when compared to a week ago.

03/18/2013

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Pump Pressure & Transportation Troubles: O’Malley Proposes Higher Taxes On Gas

Governor Martin O’Malley is pushing a controversial proposal for a new tax on gas that could go as high as 16 cents a gallon in the next three years. But what does it really mean for you?

03/05/2013

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New Problems Found At Silver Spring Transit Hub

A Montgomery County Council member says engineers have found more problems at the troubled Silver Spring Transit Center beyond previously disclosed issues with the thickness and strength of its concrete.

03/05/2013

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Senate President Expects Transportation Bill

Maryland’s Senate president says he’s confident Gov. Martin O’Malley will submit a transportation funding measure early next week.

03/01/2013

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Governor Discusses Transportation Funding With Md. Lawmakers

Gov. Martin O’Malley has met with the legislature’s top lawmakers to talk about transportation funding issues.

02/28/2013

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Gas Tax Takes Center Stage In Transportation Revenue Debate

Maryland House Republicans say the state needs better management of transportation revenue, not more taxes.

02/19/2013

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O’Malley Optimistic On Transportation Agreement

Gov. Martin O’Malley said Friday he believes there is optimism an agreement will be reached this session between legislative leaders on a transportation revenue package.

02/15/2013

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Allegany Commissioners Adopt 5-Year Transit Plan

All day passes and online payments are being considered under a five-year transportation plan adopted by Allegany County commissioners.

02/03/2013

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On The Fast Track? Delegates Propose Raising The Speed Limit

Making it legal to speed. Some lawmakers in Annapolis have proposed a controversial new measure to raise the speed limit on Maryland’s expressways to 70 miles per hour.

01/31/2013

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