Carroll County residents and public officials have long opposed public transportation to Baltimore, but with a high number of commuters who work in the city, public transportation outside the county could be viable. That's why the CATS Metro Connector to Owings Mills is an experiment worth conducting.
A pedestrian bridge collapsed on top of rail lines serving MARC trains and the Washington Metro between College Park and Greenbelt on Wednesday afternoon, shutting down service on both systems, according to the Maryland Transit Administration and local emergency officials.
Fewer travelers in Maryland chose public buses and trains last fiscal year than in each of the three years prior, adding pressure to the already beleaguered Maryland Transit Administration just as it prepares to saddle frustrated riders with a fare increase.
The Owings Mills Metro Centre has seen many changes since it was first taken on as a project by developer Metro Transit LLC and manager/leaser David S. Brown Enterprises in the summer of 2011. Though the Metro Centre may have much to offer, the site is far from finished.
By By Elaina Clarke and Community Times Staff Reporter
The Maryland Transit Administration is seeking public input on changes to its bus system in Baltimore and the surrounding suburbs, including two new routes connecting Dundalk with downtown and serving the new Amazon distribution center on Broening Highway.
A collision on the outer loop of Interstate 695 in Woodlawn at Security Boulevard has closed two outer loop traffic lanes and the outer loop right shoulder at 9:07 a.m. on Monday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
All northbound traffic lanes and the northbound left shoulder on Interstate 95 in Baltimore City have been closed at the Dundalk Avenue exit due to a single vehicle crash at 11:16 a.m., according to the state Department of Transportation.