Lanes Close As Tollbooth Removal Begins On Chesapeake Bay BridgeConstruction to remove toll booths on a major bridge linking coastal Virginia to the Delmarva Peninsula has begun as Maryland's transportation department transitions to a cashless tolling system.
MDTA Board Unanimously Approves Toll Modernization PlanThe Maryland Transportation Authority board Thursday unanimously approved a toll modernization plan the state says will save drivers more than $28 million over five years.
MDTA Will Do Cashless Tolling At Bay Bridge Thursdays, Friday During Construction PeriodsCash drivers can move through the MDTA toll plaza without stopping. All tolls will be collected electronically, and the cash drivers will still get the $4 rate with a statement sent to them in the mail.
Got A Comment About Maryland's New Toll System? Now's Your Time To Chime In As of Thursday, August 1, Maryland Transportation Board will allow public comments and hold hearings on a set of toll payment options with the toll modernization system coming online net year.
State Considering New Tolling Options To Cut Costs For DriversThe State of Maryland will consider new tolling options to save you money.
Baltimore Harbor Tunnel Toll Plaza Reopen, Accepting Cash After 2 Employees Contract LegionellosisThe Baltimore Harbor Tunnel toll plaza on I-895 reopened Friday and is accepting tolls after two employees were diagnosed with legionellosis.
Baltimore Harbor Tunnel Remains Closed With Toll Lanes Automated As Health Officials Test For Legionellosis After 2 Employees DiagnosedDrivers who usually pay with cash should keep moving through the plaza without stopping and it will be sent as a toll statement, MDTA said.
Maryland Tolls Going Down, But Gas Tax Going UpDriving in Maryland just got cheaper. For the first time in 50 years, tolls are going down. The reductions---announced by Governor Larry Hogan last month---took effect Wednesday.
Cost Of Crossing The Chesapeake Bay Bridge To Go Down July 1Some relief ahead for commuters. A reduction in state tolls is in the works.
Maryland Lawmakers Express Concern About Toll ReductionsMaryland toll reductions won't harm transportation maintenance or current plans for projects, the state's transportation secretary said Tuesday, though lawmakers questioned how the state revenue loss wouldn't have a negative impact on infrastructure.
Maryland Clocks Thousands Of E-ZPass Drivers SpeedingThe Maryland Transportation Authority has clocked thousands of E-ZPass users speeding through state toll facilities, but the agency isn't issuing speeding tickets.
MDTA Collecting On Unpaid Toll ViolationsThe Maryland Transportation Authority is sending out friendly reminders. And if you get one, you probably won't like it. MDTA is collecting on unpaid toll violations.
Md. Cracking Down On Toll Jumpers Going Through E-Z Lanes With No PassThe state is cracking down on drivers who skip the toll--drivers who have cost Maryland millions in lost revenue. Now, if you blow through an E-ZPass lane and don't pay up, your license could be suspended.
New Md. Law Aims To Crack Down On Toll ScofflawsHundreds of thousands of tolls have gone unpaid on Maryland's Intercounty Connector, but officials hope that a new law will help them crack down on toll scofflaws.
O'Malley Says More Should Be Done To Collect TollsGov. Martin O'Malley says the state should be doing more to collect money from drivers who ignore road tolls.