Press Releases

Traffic Modifications For Flower Mart

In preparation for the event, the following streets will be closed to through traffic beginning at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 03, 2018 until 12:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 06, 2018: Charles Street from Centre to Read Streets, Madison Street from St. Paul to Cathedral Streets, Vernon Place from St. Paul to Cathedral to Streets 

Department of Transportation Launches Comprehensive Safety Campaign Aimed at Reducing Accidents on City Streets

Educational and enforcement campaign will raise awareness about dangerous driving habits. Today, Mayor Catherine Pugh was joined by Department of Transportation Director Michelle Pourciau and partners announce the launch of a new Traffic Safety Campaign in Baltimore City.

Peak Hour Parking Restrictions To Be Removed Along a Portion of Harford Road

Peak hour parking restrictions will be removed along a portion of Harford Road. In preparation for the closure and replacement of the Harford Road Bridge over Herring Run, DOT will be lifting peak hour parking restrictions to help reduce traffic volumes prior to construction. 

Department of Transportation Announces Additional Automated Enforcement Locations

Baltimore, MD (March 02, 2018) – The Baltimore City Department of Transportation today announced the addition of new automated enforcement locations as part of the City’s Automated Traffic Violation Enforcement System (ATVES).   

Mayor Catherine Pugh and the Baltimore City Department of Transportation Partner with Lyft to Create Co-Located Transportation Hubs

Today, Mayor Catherine Pugh was joined by Department of Transportation Director Michelle Pourciau and Lyft’s Baltimore Market Manager Mike Heslin to announce a multi-year partnership that will create co-located transportation hubs in the city.  

Entire Metro SubwayLink to Remain Closed Up to Four Weeks for Emergency Repairs

BALTIMORE, MD (FEBRUARY 11, 2018) – Following a thorough inspection completed this weekend of the entire Metro SubwayLink, the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transi

Metro SubwayLink System to Shut Down for Emergency Inspection and Repairs Friday through Sunday

Planned Track Replacement to be Implemented Earlier Than Expected Due to Increased WearThe Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration (MDOT MTA) has announced the entire Metro SubwayLink system will be temporarily shut down for emergency inspection and repairs Friday, February 9, through Sunday, February 11.

Statement from Department of Transportation Director Michelle Pourciau Regarding Bus Lane Fine Enforcement

“With regard to reports about the failure to apply the new bus lane traffic violations, it’s important to emphasize that traffic fines are not primarily a revenue generating mechanism, but about di

Citizens Urged to Prepare for Freezing Rain This Afternoon Which Will Affect Peak Hour Travel

We would like to encourage citizens to plan ahead for a winter storm event that is forecast for today in the Baltimore region.  Freezing rain is expected to begin early this afternoon which may create hazardous driving conditions during the afternoon/evening commute.

Traffic Modifications and Commercial Vehicle Restrictions for Baltimore’s New Year’s Eve Spectacular at the Inner Harbor

Temporary commercial vehicle restrictions will be in effect from 12:00 noon on December 31, 2017 until 4:00 a.m. on January 1, 2018. During this time, commercial vehicles will not be permitted in the downtown / Inner Harbor areas of the city, except for local deliveries.

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