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Dr. Gridlock Archive: Maryland

Switch failure causes delay

Maryland Area Regional Commuter trains on the Brunswick Line are operating under flash flood restrictions Friday afternoon, according to the Maryland Transit Administration.

By Washington Post Editors  | March 11, 2011; 2:49 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Changes offered for Md. transp. bill

With gas prices on the rise, Sen. Robert J. Garagiola (D-Montgomery County) is proposing alternatives to raise revenue for transportation projects.

By Associated Press  | March 10, 2011; 6:49 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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American Legion MARC lot closed

The American Legion lot at the Laurel MARC train station will be closed through Friday due to expected flooding of the Patuxent River, according to the Maryland Transit Administration.

By Washington Post Editors  | March 10, 2011; 1:44 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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Md. Sen.: Repeal ethanol tax credit

A bill introduced Wednesday by senators Ben Cardin (D-MD) and Tom Coburn (R-OK) would kill a 45-cent per gallon tax credit to blenders of ethanol--generally, oil companies--in a move that could recover $6 billion for federal coffers. A Government Accountability Office report describing the tax credit as "largely unneeded today to ensure demand for domestic ethanol production."

By Luke Rosiak  | March 9, 2011; 3:53 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (4)
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Light morning on new toll road

What rush hour? There were fleeting moments during drives on the Intercounty Connector this morning when I couldn't see another vehicle. And I saw no bottlenecks at the entrances and exits that appeared to be related to the new highway as tolling began today.

By Robert Thomson  | March 7, 2011; 11:55 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (9)
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Damaged switch delays MARC trains

The Metro option is now open on the Green Line for MARC riders. Passengers should show their tickets to station managers for access.

By Washington Post Editors  | March 3, 2011; 6:13 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
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MARC train will be 1 car short, Michael Bolden , March 2, 2011
MARC trains canceled, late, Washington Post Editors , March 2, 2011
It's pothole season in Washington, Washington Post Editors , March 2, 2011
20-minute delay for MARC trains, Washington Post Editors , March 1, 2011
Senators seek high-speed rail funds, Associated Press and Staff Reports , March 1, 2011
Paving project on University Blvd., Washington Post Editors , March 1, 2011
ICC buses start Tuesday, Luke Rosiak , February 28, 2011
Transit group seeks MARC changes, Washington Post Editors , February 28, 2011
Today's transportation roundup, Michael D. Bolden , February 28, 2011
Restrictions on Bay Bridge, Associated Press , February 25, 2011
Massive delays for MARC trains, Washington Post Editors , February 25, 2011
Power outages at 2 rail stations, Washington Post Editors , February 25, 2011
ICC has problem at Norbeck Rd., Robert Thomson , February 25, 2011
MARC sets meetings on new schedule, Washington Post Editors , February 24, 2011
Montgomery Co. forms transit task force, Washington Post Editors , February 24, 2011
ICC toll road opens to traffic, Katherine Shaver and Kafia A. Hosh , February 23, 2011
Breakfast on the ICC, Robert Thomson , February 23, 2011
Today's transportation roundup, Michael D. Bolden , February 23, 2011
Getting E-ZPass for ICC, Robert Thomson , February 22, 2011
Today's transportation roundup, Michael D. Bolden , February 22, 2011
Some MTA commuter buses running late, washington Post Editors , February 22, 2011
ICC opening delayed until Wednesday, Maria Glod , February 21, 2011
Wind fans fires, causes travel chaos, Washington Post Editors , February 19, 2011
Maryland wants high-speed rail funds, Ashley Halsey III , February 18, 2011
Metro to honor MARC tickets, Washington Post Editors , February 17, 2011
New buses for Intercounty Connector, Robert Thomson , February 16, 2011
Don't judge connector too quickly, Robert Thomson , February 16, 2011
Intercounty Connector getting real, Robert Thomson , February 15, 2011
Md. short on transportation funds, Associated Press and Staff Reports , February 15, 2011
Md. bills target reading text messages, Associated Press , February 15, 2011
Md. rail bill targets Holocaust links, Katherine Shaver , February 9, 2011
Metro to honor MARC tickets, Washington Post Editors , February 9, 2011
Potential for MARC crowding, Washington Post Editors , February 8, 2011
Penn Line train will be short, Washington Post Editors , February 7, 2011
ICC toll road to open Feb. 22, Washington Post Editors , February 7, 2011
Md. mulls $.75 toll increase, Katherine Shaver , February 3, 2011
Penn Line MARC trains will be short, Michael Bolden , February 1, 2011
Md. gas tax increase proposed, Associated Press , February 1, 2011
O'Malley cautions motorists, Luke Rosiak , January 31, 2011
What it's like out there, Luke Rosiak , January 27, 2011
Full MARC, MTA service Fri., Washington Post Editors , January 27, 2011
MARC train canceled, Washington Post Editors , January 26, 2011
MTA Commuter Buses on normal p.m. schedule, Washington Post Editors , January 18, 2011
Light Rail headaches continue, Mark Berman , January 13, 2011
Light Rail headaches in MD, Mark Berman , January 12, 2011
D.C. area snow removal information, Washington Post Editors , January 6, 2011
Md. packages under investigation , Washington Post Staff Writers , January 6, 2011
Traffic shift in Upper Marlboro, Washington Post Editors , January 6, 2011
MARC train will be 1 car short, Washington Post Editors , January 3, 2011
MARC delays, Mark Berman , January 3, 2011
Modified transit, parking for holiday, Washington Post Editors , December 31, 2010
Md. traffic ticket law changing, Washington Post Editors , December 31, 2010
Frederick fence to deter jaywalkers , Associated Press , December 30, 2010
Holiday for the Md. MVA, Washington Post Editors , December 30, 2010
Full MARC service on Thurs. , Washington Post Editors , December 29, 2010
Engine problem delays MARC trains, Washington Post Editors , December 29, 2010
Glenmont Metro gets new garage, Luke Rosiak , December 27, 2010
Train cancellations affect MARC, Washington Post Editors , December 27, 2010
Windy, icy commute ahead, Washington Post Editors , December 26, 2010
Holiday schedule changes for MTA, Mark Berman , December 23, 2010
Rte. 1 closed due to water main break, Washington Post Editors , December 22, 2010
3 MARC trains to be short Wed. , Washington Post Editors , December 21, 2010
MARC train will be one car short, Washington Post Editors , December 21, 2010
Metro option for some MARC riders, Michael D. Bolden , December 20, 2010
Review finds flaws in MARC rail, Katherine Shaver , December 16, 2010
Metro to honor MARC tickets, Washington Post Editors , December 15, 2010
Md., S. Korea reach driver accord, Michael D. Bolden , December 15, 2010
U.S. 50 E backed up in Md. , Washington Post Editors , December 14, 2010
Wind warning on Bay Bridge, Michael D. Bolden , December 14, 2010
A cold p.m. commute, Michael D. Bolden , December 10, 2010
I-95 S to close overnight Thurs. , Michael D. Bolden , December 9, 2010
I-270 N to close overnight, Michael D. Bolden , December 8, 2010
New speed cameras on BW Pkwy., Michael D. Bolden , December 8, 2010
Woman killed in tractor-trailer crash, Associated Press , December 8, 2010
MARC train will be 1 car short, Washington Post Editors , December 7, 2010
MARC train will be 1 car short, Washington Post Editors , December 7, 2010
Cold delays ICC opening until 2011, Katherine Shaver , December 6, 2010
Md. to honor impaired driving victims, Washington Post Editors , December 6, 2010
MARC development moves along, Larry Carson, The Baltimore Sun , December 6, 2010
270 back to normal after crash, Michael D. Bolden , December 3, 2010
Freight train delays MARC train, Michael D. Bolden , December 2, 2010
Free Metro option for MARC riders, Michael D. Bolden , December 1, 2010
Problems on Georgia Ave., Luke Rosiak , December 1, 2010
Metro to add, adjust bus routes in Dec., Ann Scott Tyson , November 30, 2010
Thanksgiving travel 2010, Michael Bolden , November 24, 2010
MARC delays this morning, Mark Berman , November 24, 2010
MARC adjusts Wednesday trains, Michael D. Bolden , November 23, 2010
MARC delays and crowding, Mark Berman , November 23, 2010
MARC train will be 1 car short, Washington Post Editors , November 22, 2010
No MARC, VRE service for holiday, Michael D. Bolden , November 19, 2010
MARC delays this morning, Mark Berman , November 18, 2010
MARC advisory council on Thurs., Michael D. Bolden , November 17, 2010
Metro, county want to redevelop Wheaton, Katherine Shaver , November 16, 2010
MARC delays and issues this morning, Mark Berman , November 16, 2010
Delays and crowds on MARC trains, Mark Berman , November 15, 2010
Crowding, delays for MARC trains, Mark Berman , November 12, 2010
Traffic improvements in Silver Spring, Michael Bolden , November 11, 2010
Bomb threat closes Georgia Avenue, Michael Bolden , November 10, 2010
Md. hearing on MoCo transitway, Katherine Shaver , November 10, 2010
Potential MARC crowding, Mark Berman , November 10, 2010
Be alert or risk a ticket, Christy Goodman , November 9, 2010
No VRE service on Thursday, Michael Bolden , November 9, 2010
MARC delays this morning, Mark Berman , November 9, 2010
I-270 work postponed till Tuesday, Robert Thomson , November 8, 2010
MARC cancellations and delays, Michael Bolden , November 8, 2010
MARC delays and notes, Mark Berman , November 8, 2010
Collision causes massive train delays, Washington Post Staff Writers , November 5, 2010
Camden Line delays, Mark Berman , November 5, 2010
Delays on Bay Bridge, Michael Bolden , November 4, 2010
Camden Line MARC delays, Michael Bolden , November 4, 2010
Leaders tout BRAC plans at Ft. Belvoir, Luke Rosiak , November 4, 2010
Delays for MARC MARC riders, Mark Berman , November 4, 2010
Delays on MARC Camden Line, Michael Bolden , November 3, 2010
MARC Camden Line delays, Mark Berman , November 3, 2010
Massive delays on 301 S, Michael Bolden , November 2, 2010
A snow day in Montgomery Co. , Michael Bolden , November 2, 2010
MARC delays on Brunswick Line, Mark Berman , November 2, 2010
U.S. 301 N reopened at Brandywine, Michael Bolden , November 1, 2010
MARC track work and parking, Mark Berman , November 1, 2010
Two MARC trains delayed, Mark Berman , October 29, 2010
Lanes closed on Georgia Ave. N, Michael Bolden , October 28, 2010
MARC delays; a train 1 car short, Michael Bolden , October 28, 2010
Randolph Rd still blocked in Md., Mark Berman , October 28, 2010
Potential for crowded MARC trains, Mark Berman , October 28, 2010
Multiple MARC train delays, Michael Bolden , October 27, 2010
Trains get OK to silence whistles, Michael Bolden , October 27, 2010
Are you a regular MARC rider?, Michael Bolden , October 27, 2010
Mikulski ad criticizes Metro, Michael Bolden , October 27, 2010
MARC delays this morning, Mark Berman , October 27, 2010
Body near tracks delays MARC trains, Michael Bolden , October 26, 2010
Drivers keep licenses despite violations, Michael Bolden , October 26, 2010
MARC delays, Mark Berman , October 26, 2010
MARC Camden Line trains delayed, Michael Bolden , October 25, 2010
MARC Penn Line train terminated, Michael Bolden , October 25, 2010
I-66 East jammed up, Mark Berman , October 25, 2010
Delays on MARC line, Michael Bolden , October 22, 2010
MARC trains canceled, Michael Bolden , October 21, 2010
A few delayed MARC trains, Mark Berman , October 21, 2010
I-395 N slow at 14th St Bridge, Mark Berman , October 20, 2010
Congestion around Beltway & beyond, Michael Bolden , October 19, 2010
MARC trains experiencing delays, Michael Bolden , October 19, 2010
Annapolis considers speed cameras, Michael Bolden , October 19, 2010
Meet the MARC managers, Mark Berman , October 19, 2010
Pr. George's bus strike ends, Michael Bolden , October 18, 2010
MARC train delayed at Union Station, Michael Bolden , October 18, 2010
Inner loop lanes to shut, Robert Thomson , October 18, 2010
What's Washington's worst intersection?, Ashley Halsey , October 18, 2010
MARC train delays, Michael Bolden , October 15, 2010
Chain Bridge Rd. closing this wknd., Michael Bolden , October 15, 2010
Night work on U.S. 1 in Md. , Michael Bolden , October 15, 2010
Gas prices leap up in D.C. area, Ashley Halsey , October 15, 2010
MARC cancels a p.m. train, Michael Bolden , October 14, 2010
New tower coming at Frederick airport, Michael Bolden , October 14, 2010
Freight train kills man in Rockville, Michael Bolden , October 13, 2010
Md. plan on review in Pr. George's , Michael Bolden , October 13, 2010
U.S. 1 northbound closed, Michael Bolden , October 11, 2010
Commuting on Columbus Day, Mark Berman , October 11, 2010
BWI sets August record, Michael Bolden , October 8, 2010
ICC paving tonight , Michael Bolden , October 7, 2010
Maryland to offer 511 traffic news, Robert Thomson , October 6, 2010
Nation marks Walk to School Day, Michael Bolden , October 6, 2010
MARC Brunswick Line delays, Mark Berman , October 5, 2010
Dueling 'yield' signs on ramps, Robert Thomson , October 4, 2010
Md. opens new E-ZPass offices, Michael Bolden , October 4, 2010
Pr. George's bus strike continues, Michael Bolden , October 1, 2010
Delays on U.S. 50, Bay Bridge, Michael Bolden , October 1, 2010
Cash payment machines out at BWI, Michael Bolden , October 1, 2010
Maryland warns distracted drivers, Robert Thomson , October 1, 2010
Transportation plan to be discussed, Michael Bolden , October 1, 2010
Report power, road problems, Michael Bolden , October 1, 2010
MARC cancellation and delays, Kafia Hosh , October 1, 2010
NTSB to investigate bus crash, Michael Bolden , September 29, 2010
Bay Bridge delays likely, Michael Bolden , September 29, 2010
MARC trains 1 car short, Michael Bolden , September 28, 2010
Douglass Bridge closings this week, Michael Bolden , September 27, 2010
Accident causing U.S. 50 delays, Michael Bolden , September 27, 2010
Pr. George's bus strike continues, Michael Bolden , September 27, 2010
Connecticut Ave in Kensington closed, Luke Rosiak , September 23, 2010
I-270 S to close early Friday, Michael Bolden , September 22, 2010
Bus strike continues for third day, Michael Bolden , September 15, 2010
MARC advisory council meets Thurs. , Michael Bolden , September 15, 2010
Md. Route 5 reopens, Michael Bolden , September 14, 2010
Marlboro Pike in Forestville reopens, Michael Bolden , September 14, 2010
Strike limits Pr. George's buses, Michael Bolden , September 13, 2010
MARC trains will be short, Michael Bolden , September 10, 2010
First stretch of ICC will host foot race, Luke Rosiak , September 9, 2010
Metro to get $1.8M for snow removal, Luke Rosiak , September 9, 2010
Bus in flames in Silver Spring, Luke Rosiak , September 8, 2010
MoCo's Ride On cuts take effect, Kafia Hosh , September 7, 2010
Labor Day changes and schedules, Mark Berman , September 5, 2010
Code red for Metro this weekend, Michael Bolden , September 3, 2010
Commuter Bus changes this weekend, Mark Berman , September 2, 2010
Morning commute in Md. may be tough, Dan Morse , September 2, 2010
Slow going in Silver Spring, Luke Rosiak , September 1, 2010
Big drop on MARC Brunswick Line, Michael Bolden , August 30, 2010
Md. troopers crack down on DWI, Luke Rosiak , August 30, 2010
License readers aid Metro police, Michael Bolden , August 30, 2010
Laurel to get bike lanes, Luke Rosiak , August 30, 2010
I-270 work postponed, Michael Bolden , August 30, 2010
Lane closures on Bay Bridge, Michael Bolden , August 30, 2010
Delays on 50 in Md. this weekend, Michael Bolden , August 28, 2010
New Montgomery speed camera sites, Michael Bolden , August 27, 2010
Meet the MARC managers, Michael Bolden , August 25, 2010
New speed cameras in Silver Spring, Michael Bolden , August 24, 2010
Canal Road reopens, Mark Berman , August 24, 2010
Traffic cameras installed on buses, Michael Bolden , August 23, 2010
CSX: Broken rail caused derailment, Michael Bolden , August 20, 2010
Ehrlich pledges to restore road money, Michael Bolden , August 20, 2010
Odenton Station building closed, Michael Bolden , August 20, 2010
U-Md. to receive transportation grant, Michael Bolden , August 19, 2010
Soggy day segues into damp night, Mark Berman , August 18, 2010
Share your commuter rail stories, Mark Berman , August 18, 2010
U.Md.'s Campus Drive reopens, Michael Bolden , August 18, 2010
I-395 North blocked at King St, Mark Berman , August 17, 2010
3 MARC trains each one car short, Michael Bolden , August 16, 2010
Teen crash survivor heads home, Michael Bolden , August 16, 2010
Georgia Ave blocked in Silver Spring, Mark Berman , August 16, 2010
Expect crowding on MARC trains, Michael Bolden , August 12, 2010
MARC trains will be shorter, Michael Bolden , August 11, 2010
MARC train to be one car short, Michael Bolden , August 9, 2010
Freight train derails beneath Baltimore, Luke Rosiak , August 5, 2010
MARC delay, Kafia Hosh , August 5, 2010
ART disruption, Kafia Hosh , August 2, 2010
Saul to develop near Wheaton Metro, Luke Rosiak , July 28, 2010
Stopping at dark intersections, Robert Thomson , July 28, 2010
Purple Line added to Montgomery plans, Washington Post Editors , July 27, 2010
MARC trains will be short, Michael Bolden , July 26, 2010
Delays at 50 & 495 in P.G., Michael Bolden , July 23, 2010
Elderly man wanders on Metro tracks, Michael Bolden , July 23, 2010
MARC delays continue, Michael Bolden , July 22, 2010
Police nab hundreds in HOV sting, Michael Bolden , July 22, 2010
Inner loop partially open at St. Barnabas, Michael Bolden , July 21, 2010
Share your HOV experiences, Michael Bolden , July 21, 2010
Crews repairing Silver Hill water main, Michael Bolden , July 20, 2010
Delays, problems on MARC, Michael Bolden , July 19, 2010
Intermittent closures on Bay Bridge, Michael Bolden , July 19, 2010
MTA bus shelter condemned , Michael Bolden , July 14, 2010
MARC train to operate one car short, Michael Bolden , July 14, 2010
Ehrlich pledges improved MARC service, Michael Bolden , July 8, 2010
Heat delays for MARC, VRE -- again, Michael Bolden , July 8, 2010
MARC extends call center hours, Michael Bolden , July 8, 2010
Metrobus in accident in Silver Spring, Michael Bolden , July 8, 2010
Paving planned at Antietam, Robert Thomson , July 7, 2010
It's tricky traveling in the heat, Michael Bolden , July 6, 2010
Man struck by Orange Line train dies, Michael Bolden , July 4, 2010
MARC trains running late, Mark Berman , July 2, 2010
Md. officials to meet MARC passengers, Michael Bolden , June 30, 2010
Red Line delays cleared, Mark Berman , June 30, 2010
Amtrak apologizes to MARC riders, Michael Bolden , June 29, 2010
MetroAccess driver to be disciplined, Michael Bolden , June 29, 2010
Md. official on troubled MARC train, Michael Bolden , June 29, 2010
More MARC delays anger passengers, Michael Bolden , June 29, 2010
More people to travel for Fourth, Michael Bolden , June 29, 2010
Tree, report of drunken man delay VRE, Michael Bolden , June 28, 2010
Brunswick and Penn Line delays, Mark Berman , June 28, 2010
O'Malley plans MARC train ride, Washington Post Editors , June 23, 2010
I-270 closed in Montgomery County, Mike McPhate , June 23, 2010
MARC train stalled at New Carrolton, Luke Rosiak , June 21, 2010
Headaches on the horizon, Michael Bolden , June 16, 2010
New hours for Bethesda Circulator, Michael Bolden , June 16, 2010
Md. unveiling new license plate, Michael Bolden , June 13, 2010
 
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