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Group calls for improvements to congested Interstate 270

Group calls for improvements to congested Interstate 270

A public-private partnership is demanding highway improvements to reduce traffic congestion on Interstate 270, between Frederick and the Capital Beltway.

The group held a news conference Monday in Germantown. They're calling themselves the "Fix270Now" coalition, headed by Democratic U.S. Rep. John Delaney.

Delaney is sponsoring a bill to increase federal investment in infrastructure, using revenue from international tax reform.

The group also includes other elected officials from Frederick and Montgomery counties, and representatives from Bethesda-based Marriott International and the American Automobile Association.

The group is pushing for completion...

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