ANNAPOLIS — The closure of the Bay Bridge for several hours during this week’s winter storm had one positive impact with a big boost for nearby bars and restaurants. The Capital reports the traffic standstill on Wednesday diverted many drivers ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland’s Bay Bridge is under a wind restriction as a snowstorm moves into the area. The Maryland Transportation Authority said Wednesday at about 9:30 a.m. that house trailers and empty box trailers will not be able to travel ...Read More »
The morning after superstorm Sandy spared much of Maryland its worst, some local systems resumed operations and surged forward with recovery efforts, but other government agencies and businesses were still in the dark. “As you all know, we were very, ...
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ANNAPOLIS — The Bay Bridge in Maryland has reopened after being closed for about 18 hours because of superstorm Sandy. The Maryland Transportation Authority says the bridge reopened to traffic at 9 a.m. All the major bridges and tunnels operated ...Read More »
As a slow-moving superstorm advanced on Maryland on Monday, the region’s transportation systems and infrastructure were paralyzed, well before the worst effects of Hurricane Sandy’s looming collision with an easterly cold front were expected to rain upon the region.
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STEVENSVILLE — Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley says officials are closing the Bay Bridge because of Hurricane Sandy. The governor said Monday that he expected the bridge to close to traffic sometime around 2:30 on Monday afternoon. O’Malley also says the ...Read More »
Heavy rains this spring, not this September, killed most of the oysters in the upper Chesapeake Bay. That’s according to preliminary findings from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources’ annual fall oyster survey. Michael Naylor, director of the department’s shellfish ...Read More »
The Maryland Transportation Authority board will vote Thursday on a toll hike plan that would raise rates later, and in some cases less, than the authority had planned. The first phase of the toll increase would hit Nov. 1 for ...Read More »
The Maryland Transportation Authority board has agreed to scale back a proposed toll hike increase on the Bay Bridge after public outcry. The board agreed Thursday on a plan to raise the toll to $4 in November and $6 in ...Read More »