Three Baltimore subway stations have reopened after a small fire on the tracks interrupted service downtown. The Maryland Transit Administration says all stations are now open after several were closed briefly Thursday afternoon. Fire department spokesman Chief Kevin Cartwright says ...Read More »
The Maryland Transit Administration says it has activated its snow plan in anticipation of a winter storm. The MTA said in a statement Wednesday that it will keep buses on regular routes as long as possible. Crews will monitor subway ...Read More »
GAITHERSBURG — Three MARC trains traveling into Washington have been halted after one fatally struck a pedestrian. Montgomery County Police spokesman Cpl. Dan Friz says an 81-year-old man was hurrying across the train tracks Friday morning to try to board ...Read More »
Seventeen stories above Charles Street, David E. Johnson looked at the panorama of Baltimore’s center city and bemoaned the vacancy rate in commercial buildings that today has reached nearly 25 percent. Johnson, president of Stratford Realty Management Co. LLC, blamed ...Read More »
The $33 million state debt burden for the State Center parking garage, as well as the absence of a formal agreement on labor costs or local hiring, led Comptroller Peter Franchot to vote against approving the parking garage lease agreement ...
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BALTIMORE — Maryland has canceled the bidding on a contract to take over the MARC Camden and Brunswick lines from CSX, citing insufficient competition. Transportation Secretary Beverly Swaim-Staley says the Maryland Transit Administration will revise its request for proposals in ...Read More »
Commuters catching most buses and trains in Baltimore can stop scrambling for exact change. The Maryland Transit Administration will start selling CharmCards on Tuesday. The reusable fare cards can be stocked with money and passes, and swiped at fare boxes, ...Read More »