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Governor Hogan announces more than $13 million for 26 bicycle, pedestrian projects

ANNAPOLIS, MD—The Hogan Administration on Wednesday announced more than $13 million in grants to support bicycle and pedestrian safety and connectivity across Maryland. Two federal grant programs will fund 26 projects sponsored by transportation agencies, local jurisdictions and nonprofits. The fiscal year 2021 funding includes more than $12 million from the Transportation Alternatives Program and more than $1 million from …


Politics, Traffic

Traffic calming approved for major corridor in Seven Courts

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Tuesday evening announced that sufficient signatures had been collected to implement traffic calming along a major corridor in the Seven Courts Drive area. Six speed bumps and raised intersections will soon be constructed along Hickoryhurst Drive and near Stoneway Place in Perry Hall. “Baltimore County has approved a major traffic calming project that …


Perry Hall water main break causes roadway damage

PERRY HALL, MD—A water main break in Perry Hall is causing damage to one local roadway. The break was reported on Monday in the area of Bangert Avenue at New Forge Road (21128). Water could be seen springing up from the road as it buckled on Monday afternoon. There has been no word from the Department of Public Works as …

Perring Parkway shut down due to Parkville crash

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday afternoon crash in Parkville. The crash was reported at just before 3:45 p.m. along southbound Perring Parkway just past Putty Hill Avenue. Five vehicles were reportedly involved in the crash. All lanes along Perring Parkway are shut down south of Putty Hill Avenue. There has been no word on any injuries. …

Construction begins at major White Marsh intersection

WHITE MARSH, MD—Construction has begun on improvements to a major intersection in White Marsh. Councilman David Marks reported on Thursday that work was under way at the Honeygo Boulevard/White Marsh Boulevard interchange. Construction will not occur during peak periods, but that likely means it will take longer to finish the needed work. “This is a major bottleneck and an upgrade …

Crash reported on I-95 in White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday morning crash on Interstate 95 in White Marsh. The crash was reported at just after 9 a.m. along southbound I-95 past the White Marsh Boulevard exit. Units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company have responded to the scene. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution …

Water main break reported in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—A water main break on Belair Road was causing some traffic issues in the Overlea area on Thursday night. The break occurred along Belair Road at Cardwell Avenue (21236) just inside the beltway. Witnesses say water is flowing onto Route 1 at this hour. Police are reportedly blocking the northbound lanes along Belair Road. Motorists should use caution in …