Maryland Transportation Authority

November 24, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Maryland State Highway Administrators Prepare for Busy Holiday Travel

Thanksgiving is a time for family, food, football, and unfortunately traffic. According to the Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA), the day before Thanksgiving is “notoriously referred to as the busiest travel day of the year.” According to news release, Regina Cooper-Averella of AAA Mid-Atlantic says, more than one million Marylanders are expected […]

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May 14, 2015 | Sonya Burke

County Employee Killed in Crash on ICC (PHOTOS)

UPDATED One man was killed and another was injured in a crash on the ICC near Layhill Road on Wednesday afternoon, according to Maryland Authority Transportation Police. Montgomery County officials said the driver of a MCDOT vehicle was fatally injured in this collision. In a statement, Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett identified the county employee […]

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November 15, 2013 | Staff Writer

MTA Seeks Advisory Committee Members for CCT Areas

The Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) announced the creation of Corridor Cities Transitway (CCT) Area Advisory Committees. Committee members will partner with the MTA and representatives from Montgomery County, the City of Gaithersburg, and the City of Rockville to plan the proposed station areas along the CCT corridor. Residents, community organization members, area employees, and business […]

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December 7, 2012 | Staff Writer

Andrews Calls for State to Cut ICC Tolls in Half (Video)

Montgomery County Council member Phil Andrews is requesting the Maryland Transportation Authority (MTA) to cut in half the tolls on the Inter-County Connector  (ICC) to significantly increase use of the underused highway. Andrews has sent a letter to the Acting Chairman of MTA with his proposal. The full ICC highway connecting I-270 in Gaithersburg to […]

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