Transportation News

Backers of Maglev Train Hope to Outpace Acela in the Northeast Corridor

WASHINGTON — A group of Washington investors with high-level political backing and a $5 billion commitment from the Japanese government is pressing ahead with its vision of a high-speed train that could whisk passengers...

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Where Brown, Hogan Stand on Transportation Issues

The next governor of Maryland will have a direct and immediate impact on determining transportation priorities around the state, including expensive rail projects and restoration of aid to local governments for road repaving...

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Lame Duck Session an Opportunity to Fix Highway Trust Fund

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx says the upcoming lame duck session is an opportunity for the Highway Trust Fund.

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Hearing Called to Investigate Circulator, Adding $1 Fee

City Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young calls for a hearing on whether the city should charge passengers a fee to ride the Charm City Circulator, the popular bus service that now connects more than 4 million...

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MTA Proposes Service Changes as Part of Bus Network Improvement Project

The Bus Network Improvement Project’s Phase One Plan includes several proposed service changes to the 11, 20, 30, and 36 lines (as well as introduces two new lines) that may take effect on or around Feb. 8, 2015.

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Baltimore Awarded $1.1M Grant to Study Hanover Street Corridor

Baltimore has received a $1.1 million federal grant to create a plan for the reconstruction or revitalization of Hanover Street's Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge and other parts of the busy South Baltimore corridor,...

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