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HMSHost lawsuit over travel plazas is dismissed (access required)

The longtime operator of the Maryland House and Chesapeake House has lost its legal challenge to the bidding and award process that transferred operational control of the two Interstate 95 rest stops to a Florida company.

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Design for city casino approved by panel (access required)

Despite advice that the building would be upgraded from a brick to limestone façade if voters approve adding table games to the state’s slots parlors on Nov. 6, the city’s design review panel OK’d a preliminary design for a Baltimore ...

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Starbucks leaving I-95 travel plazas (access required)

A Board of Public Works vote will cost some Maryland drivers their grande cups of Pike Place Roast and venti Caramel Macchiatos. Areas USA Inc., the winning bidder in a Maryland Transportation Authority project to renovate two Interstate 95 travel ...

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Construction at Interstate 95 and Route 43 begins (access required)

Construction at the Interstate 95 and Route 43 interchange, which officials say will drastically reduce congestion in the corridor by 2014, began Monday, the Maryland Transportation Authority said. The $142.6 million project is part of the state’s $1.03 billion plan ...

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Board of Public Works puts off vote on I-95 travel plaza modernization (access required)

ANNAPOLIS – The Board of Public Works Wednesday deferred its decision on a disputed contract proposal to renovate two travel plazas on Interstate 95 in Harford and Cecil counties. The deferment pushes the board’s vote to its next meeting, March ...

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Maryland’s I-95 travel plazas to be replaced in public-private partnership

ANNAPOLIS — A Miami-based company will spend $56 million to redesign and rebuild the state’s aging travel plazas on Interstate 95 under a deal approved Monday by the Maryland Transportation Authority. Under the public-private partnership, or “P3,” the state will ...

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Second stretch of ICC to open next month

The second stretch of the $2.6 billion Intercounty Connector will open in time for the morning rush hour on Nov. 22, the Maryland Transportation Authority announced Friday. The 10.35-mile segment will connect Georgia Avenue to Interstate 95 in Prince George’s ...

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