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Md. officials pretreating roads in advance of expected snow

WASHINGTON — Officials in Maryland are pre-treating roads in advance of expected snowfall. The Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration said in a statement that central Maryland is expected to see snow Thursday night into early Friday. The State ...

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Signing event for $900M in Purple Line funds postponed indefinitely

WASHINGTON — Officials have postponed a signing event that would have locked in $900 million in federal funding to build the light-rail Purple Line in Maryland. Citing an email Thursday from the Maryland Department of Transportation, the Washington Post reports ...

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Md. governor to outline Zika prevention efforts

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Larry Hogan is scheduled to outline Zika virus prevention and awareness efforts in Maryland. Matt Clark, a spokesman for the governor, says Hogan plans to talk on Friday afternoon about various initiatives in state agencies, including the ...

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Document suggests Hogan administration would back transportation project rankings

ANNAPOLIS — Lawmakers and transportation advocates say they are confused by a Maryland Department of Transportation document that appears to signal an interest in creating a scoring system for statewide projects just weeks after the Hogan administration opposed legislation that ...

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Elected officials continue criticism of Red Line decision

Baltimore area elected officials walked out of a meeting about the future of transportation in Baltimore not feeling very optimistic. U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, Rep. Elijah Cummings, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and others met at Maryland Department of Transportation’s headquarters in ...

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