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September 1, 2014 | Staff Writer

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School Bus Cameras (Video)

A reminder to motorists to stop for stopped school buses: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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May 15, 2014 | Staff Writer

SHA Warns Motorists of Potential Flooding

Based on the weather forecast for heavy rains throughout Maryland for Thursday into Friday, the Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) is alerting motorists to anticipate potential flooding on highways and to use extreme caution. The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for much of the State. Conditions are possible for flooding with […]

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February 5, 2014 | Staff Writer

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Police Warn Motorists about Dark Traffic Lights

 Maryland State police are reminding motorists to remember the law and to use caution when approaching an intersection because downed power lines may lead to non-functioning traffic lights. Most traffic signals are powered by electricity which can be interrupted by downed power lines, because of the icy conditions. If a traffic signal is not working […]

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January 3, 2014 | Staff Writer

Motorists Should Use Extreme Caution

The Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) continues winter operations as the winter storm moves out of Maryland. Crews have been out plowing and salting as the year’s first winter storm brought between four and eight inches of snow to most of Maryland.  Motorists should use extreme caution as bitter cold temperatures will turn any wet […]

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November 27, 2013 | Staff Writer

SHA Urges Travelers to Use Caution

Officials at the Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) are reminding travelers to drive safely this weekend as thousands of residents and visitors take to the roads. Heavy rainfall is expected this afternoon in central and southern Maryland, and the Eastern Shore, along with snowfall and possible ice west of Frederick into the mountainous areas in […]

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October 25, 2013 | Staff Writer

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Pedestrian Safety When the Days Get Shorter

The months of October, November and December are the scariest time of the year for pedestrians in Montgomery County because pedestrian collisions have typically spiked during these months by nearly 40 percent. With the end of daylight savings time on November 3, less daylight hours contribute to the problem. According to federal safety officials, 70 […]

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