Press Releases


Baltimore Bike Share announced that Downtown Partnership of Baltimore is providing $10,000 to subsidize new monthly Bike Share passes that give low-income residents better access to this convenient and healthy way of getting around town. With the new Downtown Partnership Access Pass, riders will pay just $3 for unlimited 1-hour trips each month, an 80% savings over the regular rate.

A Friendly Reminder

The Roland Avenue Resurfacing project from Cold Spring Lane to Northern Parkway has been completed. This is the first parking-protected bike lane in Baltimore City, and the Baltimore City Department of Transportation (BCDOT) would like to alert residents of the new parking pattern on Roland Avenue.

Baltimore Selected as Big Jump Grant Recipient

With renewed effort to improve bicycling, Baltimore aims to increase ridership

Commercial Vehicle Restrictions in Downtown Baltimore Will be in Effect on Saturday, October 15, 2016

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise motorists of the commercial vehicle restrictions which will be implemented in the downtown area on Saturday, October 15, 2016. 

City of Baltimore Celebrates National Bike to Work Day

This year marks a record number of registered participants in central Maryland Baltimore, MD (May 20, 2016) - Today, Department of Transportation Acting Director Frank J. Murphy joined bicycling enthusiasts to celebrate national Bike to Work Day.  

City of Baltimore Receives $1.3 Million in Grant Funding to Improve Passenger Ferry Services

Today, Baltimore City Department of Transportation Director William Johnson proudly announced that the city was recently awarded over $1.3 million in grant funding to improve passenger ferry boat services. 

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx and Baltimore Mayor Rawlings-Blake Break Ground on Transformative Re-Connect West Baltimore Project

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake today participated in the groundbreaking of the Re-Connect West Baltimore project, a reconfiguration of the Fulton Avenue Bridge and other infrastructure improvements.

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Announces Selection of Bike Share Vendor

Today, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake was joined by Department of Transportation Director William Johnson and biking advocates to announce that a vendor has been approved by the Board of Estimates to manage, operate and maintain Baltimore’s new Bike Share Program.

TR11318: Key Highway at Light Street Intersection Improvements

In compliance with Section 4(f) of the U.S. Department of Transportation Act of 1966 (49 U.S.C.

The Charm City Circulator To Discontinue Several Stops Due To Construction

The Baltimore City Department of Transportation would like to advise citizens that several stops along the Charm City Circulator’s Orange and Green Routes will be closed due to construction.