The Montgomery and Prince George’s counties chambers of commerce are urging Gov.-elect Larry Hogan to keep the proposed Purple Line light rail route on schedule because it will be an economic development tool.
Deadlines for proposals for the Purple Line rail project have been delayed at least 30 days.
Much of the campaign debate over transportation comes down to the state gas tax, multibillion-dollar rail transportation projects and how to pay for local road projects.
The former federal transportation secretary tells a Baltimore summit that it will take more money to finance urgently needed projects.
Maryland's proposed Purple Line rail transit line moved closer to federal funding Thursday when federal transit officials announced the project has advanced to the engineering phase.
A trail group in Bethesda, Maryland, is suing the U.S. Transportation Department, alleging a planned light-rail route through some Washington suburbs would harm two rare, shrimplike creatures.
State Department of Transportation officials have delayed the next phase in selecting a partner to help build the Purple Line in Montgomery and Prince George's counties.
The transit oriented development is the company's third Solaire branded mixed-use development.
Proposed legislation unfairly targets a French government-controlled rail company for acts committed by the Nazi government during World War II, said the president of SNCF America.
Federal officials have determined construction of the light-rail Purple Line in Maryland would not harm an endangered species living nearby
A $2.2 billion plan to build the proposed Purple Line from New Carrollton to Bethesda — approved Wednesday as the first public-private partnership under revised state laws — could be derailed if expected federal funding fails to materialize.
Union leaders say they want to ensure a public-private partnership meant to lower the costs of the proposed Purple Line doesn’t mean lower wages and benefits for future employees.