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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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Miller Pitches Allowing Counties To Levy Gas Tax

County governments in Maryland could raise up to 5 cents per gallon on gas sales for local transportation projects, under the latest proposal made Thursday by the state Senate president on how to raise badly needed money for transportation.

01/25/2013

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Md. Senate President Pitches Gas Tax For Transportation Money

A gas tax increase is among the ideas Maryland’s Senate president is floating to raise badly needed money for transportation.

01/23/2013

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Md. Offers Transportation Advice For Inauguration

Maryland transportation officials are offering some travel advice for those attending the presidential inauguration next week.

01/14/2013

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Transportation Department: Bike Ridership Up In D.C.

The D.C. Department of Transportation says bike ridership is up in Washington.

12/10/2012

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Pedestrian Deaths Remain Stubborn In Md.

Maryland transportation officials are setting less ambitious goals after failing to significantly reduce pedestrian deaths in the state.

12/03/2012

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Montgomery County Contemplating Bus-Only Lanes

Some lanes on busy roads in Montgomery County would be converted to dedicated bus lanes under a proposal being considered.

11/12/2012

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Montgomery County Faces Cuts To Keep School Funds

A new report says Montgomery County may face cuts in public services as it must follow a state law to keep education spending levels constant.

10/17/2012

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Traffic Still Disrupted In Ellicott City A Day After Train Derailment

The derailment is causing big problems for people living and working in Ellicott City.

08/22/2012

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