Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan pulled no punches when commenting on the infamous pothole problem that plagues the Baltimore-Washington Parkway. The parkway is controlled by the U.S. Park Service. “It’s outrageous and unacceptable. I mean we have potholes practically swallowing cars.”
As commuters in the D.C. area complain about potholes, the National Park Service continues to be chronically underfunded to fix area roads. With current funding, roads and some trails would continue to crumble due to continually deferred maintenance, with a goal of keeping the highest priority paved roads just above poor condition.
A bumpy and damaged stretch of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway in Laurel, Maryland, remains a major problem for drivers even after the speed limit was lowered to make things safer. See photos and video.
To promote safe driving, the National Park Service has lowered the speed limit from 55 mph to 40 mph on a stretch of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway. It’s a step toward improving conditions on the busy, pothole-riddled parkway.
As Maryland looks for ways to tackle congestion on Interstate 270 and the Capital Beltway, a proposed bill aims to straighten out plans to expand the often-gridlocked roadways.
A gas line relocation will cut Route 175/Annapolis Road/Jessup Road to one lane each way just west of Route 295/Baltimore Washington Parkway.
One person is dead and another is injured following a crash on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway Wednesday afternoon. Prince Georges’ County Fire and EMS responded to the crash on the southbound lanes near Powder Mill Road in Laurel just after 2:30 p.m.
The Prince George’s County Council is against a long-range proposal aimed at transferring the Baltimore-Washington Parkway from federal to state control — a step that could bring toll lanes to the parkway.
The northbound lanes on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway have reopened around Laurel in Prince George’s County. Traffic was closed for a time while police investigated reports of a shooting.
In a letter to the Maryland Transportation Secretary, Montgomery County leaders have expressed concern regarding a lack of communication regarding an ambitious project to ease congestion.
At least six crashes along the Baltimore-Washington Parkway during the early morning hours snarled traffic and caused backups that stretched for miles Tuesday morning.
A finance company looked at statistics from the NHTSA for the years of 2011 to 2015 to rank which holidays were the deadliest for drivers. Labor Day weekend came second only to Memorial Day.
One of two southbound lanes on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway is scheduled to be closed this weekend and next weekend near BWI Marshall Airport, and there’s road work coming on the Dulles Toll Road as well.
The National Park Service will be removing trees and invasive plants along a stretch of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway where vegetation is getting a little too close to traffic.
Maryland State Police arrested two men who were on a stolen moped exiting the Baltimore-Washington Parkway in Prince George’s County Sunday afternoon.
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