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Maryland Transportation Chief Briefs Lawmakers

Maryland’s transportation secretary says he believes a light rail in the suburbs of Washington will be built to meet more cost-effective stipulations.



14 Injured After Car Collides With Light Rail, MTA Bus

14 people are injured after a car collided with an MTA Light Rail and an MTA bus in Baltimore Monday morning.


BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 17: A flag is flown prior to the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

How To Get Around For The Preakness

The Maryland Transit Administration is encouraging Preakness fans to avoid traffic delays and parking hassles by using the Light Rail, Metro and bus services to and from Pimlico Race Course on Saturday.


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Police: Light Rail Passenger Stabbed in Baltimore

Light rail service has been suspended between North Avenue and Camden Yards after a passenger was stabbed.


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Car Crashes Into Light Rail in Baltimore

Some passengers on a Maryland Transit Administration Light Rail train in Baltimore are injured after a car collided with the train Friday morning.


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Montgomery County Group Files Purple Line Lawsuit to Protect Rare Creatures

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.


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Travel on a Budget this Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.


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3 Light Rail Stations to Close For Repairs

The Maryland Transit Administration says three light rail stations will close for three weeks to make emergency repairs to tracks and to prevent further erosion of land.


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Md. Officials Cheer Funds for Light Rail Projects

Maryland officials say initial federal funding for two light rail projects puts the state in a strong position to build the major projects in the Washington suburbs and the Baltimore metropolitan area.


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DC Streetcar Tests Draw Attention From Excited Future Customers

Streetcar tests are catching people’s eyes on H Street this week.