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Winter Hits Md., Va. and D.C. on Thanksgiving Eve

A Winter Weather Advisory and a Winter Storm Warning have expired in the D.C. and Baltimore areas, according to the National Weather Service.

11/24/2014

New MDSHA "monster" snow truck.  (Photo by Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1)

MDSHA Unveils New Snow Plan and Trucks

The Maryland State Highway Administration unveiled its snow plan for this upcoming winter, including some new tools.

11/19/2014

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Section of I-95 in Laurel to Close Overnight for Repaving

Maryland highway crews will be repaving a section of northbound Interstate 95 in one of the final segments of the Intercounty Connector project.

08/19/2014

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Misspelled Mobile Road Sign Turns Heads in Hyattsville

A mobile road sign in Hyattsville that was supposed to read “Sobriety Checkpoint” has actually said “Sorority Checkpoint” for the past week or so, according to passersby.

07/02/2014

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Sinkhole Repaired, Route 50 Reopens in Annapolis

The Maryland State Highway Administration closed all lanes on US Route 50 eastbound due to a large sinkhole.

06/04/2014

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Harsh Winter Doubles Normal Md. Road Salt Use, Sparking Environmentalist Concern

Between fiscal year 2009 and FY 2012, the Maryland State Highway Administration used 1.06 million tons of salt on roads during winter weather events, at an average of 211,043.8 tons per winter.

03/13/2014

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Stormy Winter Draws Down Region’s Salt Stockpiles, Budgets

The high number of winter storm threats this season has drawn down the Washington region’s road salt stockpiles to a less-than-ideal level.

02/04/2014

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Salt Truck Payload Collides With I-270 Overpass

A contract salt truck for the Maryland State Highway Administration hit an overpass on southbound I-270 Wednesday evening, causing Muddy Branch Road to close in both directions.

03/06/2013

A snowplow waits for more snow in Arlington, Va. (Credit: Kimberly Suiters/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Plows Take to the Streets, People Urged to Stay Off Roads

Road crews in the D.C. metro area are ready and waiting for the heavy, wet snow that is expected to coat roadways and authorities are urging people to stay off the roads Wednesday.

03/06/2013

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Md. Offers Transportation Advice for Inauguration

Maryland transportation officials are offering some travel advice for those attending the presidential inauguration next week.

01/14/2013

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