Maryland Transit Administration

Latest Maryland Transit Administration Items
  • Official: Holocaust bill jeopardizes rail funding

    As a French rail company seeks to work on Maryland transit projects, some lawmakers want to force the company to pay reparations to Holocaust victims who were taken on its trains to Nazi concentration camps - but a state official says the effort could jeopardize federal funds for a key state rail line.

  • Planning for Purple Line rail route gets federal OK

    Federal officials have given Maryland the green light to continue planning for its proposed Purple Line light-rail route, though looming federal budget cuts could still slow or derail the $1.9 billion project.

  • MARC cancels 2 trains; VRE on modified schedule

    The Maryland Transit Administration has canceled service on two MARC commuter trains and Virginia Railway Express trains are running on a modified schedule following heavy snowfall in the Mid-Atlantic region.

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