| Sep 5, 2013
| 6:46 PM
In anticipation of heavy traffic downtown due to the NFL season-opening concert and Orioles game, state transportation officials on Thursday issued advisories well before the festivities began.
Country music singer Keith Urban was slated to perform the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
It's hard to believe its September, summer is gone and the kids are back to school and some are off to college. Before you know it, Thanksgiving will be here and Christmas will follow soon after. Then we will start a brand new year.
| Jul 3, 2013
| 10:00 AM
I see that the new gas tax will bring expanded MARC commuter service from Baltimore and the Washington suburbs, a widening of Route 29 in Howard County and a widening the Baltimore Beltway ("Gas tax, tolls go up Monday," June 29).
What I do not see is...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Traffic moved without unscheduled road closures at 9:10 a.m., after several incidents in Baltimore City and its suburbs were cleared, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The Maryland Transit Administration reported minor delays on the...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 6:29 AM
The state Department of Transportation reported no unscheduled road closures at 9:15 a.m. on Thursday.
The Baltimore City Department of Transportation said that a multi-vehicle accident on the northbound Jones Falls Expressway just past the Cold Spring...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:35 PM
A mechanical problem stalled an Amtrak train south of Baltimore Friday evening, stranding its 404 passengers for about 40 minutes, an Amtrak spokeswoman said.
The Northeast Regional train, number 83, was headed from Boston to Newport News, Va., when...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:50 AM
The Perryville Railroad Museum in the MARC train station is open on Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. Admission is free. The station has a working HO model layout of the Perryville WYE, numerous railroad artifacts on display, railroad history literature...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:08 AM
Emergency roadwork on MD 45 South at Beaver Run Lane in Baltimore County has closed one of two southbound traffic lanes and the southbound shoulder at 7:01 a.m. on Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The lanes remained closed...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Sworn in earlier this month, James T. Smith Jr. is Maryland's 13th transportation secretary. At an age when many people have begun or are contemplating retirement, Smith, 71, is taking the helm of a 10,000-employee agency that oversees highways, bridges,...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 6:14 AM
A two-vehicle collision on Interstate 95 North in Baltimore County at the Baltimore Beltway has closed one of two northbound shoulders at 8:26 a.m. on Monday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
And DOT said that an early morning water...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 10:10 AM
After nearly two months of research, more than 80 hours of work and legislative sessions and many sometimes-heated debates, the Howard County Council has passed a final comprehensive zoning package approving zoning changes for property across the county....
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:49 AM
As of 9:40 a.m., the Maryland Department of Transportation reported that an accident on I-95 south at the Key Highway toll plaza had been cleared, and was no longer blocking lanes.
Earlier reports of disabled vehicles in Baltimore County and Anne Arundel...