Starting today, the Penn Line will offer nine round trips form Baltimore to Union Station in D.C on Saturdays and six on Sundays.
Amtrak had temporarily suspended service between Baltimore and Washington as a crane tows a disabled train from the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel. Service has been restored.
The federal government shutdown has ended and a clearer picture is emerging about how exactly it affected drivers and transit users.
Even when the government shutdown ends, federal workers may face obstacles in getting to work.
Area public transportation services are making a few changes to their schedules.
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a commuter train Monday evening in Hyattsville.
Maryland Gov. Martin O\’Malley is using new transportation dollars to revamp and improve MARC train service between Baltimore and Washington, D.C.
Weekend MARC train service on the Penn Line is set to begin Dec. 7, Gov. Martin O\’Malley said during an event Wednesday.
Attorney General Doug Gansler, who plans to run for Governor in 2014, tells WTOP his vision for the future of Maryland transportation includes a shift away from road projects and an emphasis on mass transit.
Monday marks the beginning of what the Maryland Transit Administration is calling minor changes to service on the Penn Line.
According to the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA), a CSX freight train derailment that took place Sunday, July 28 at 10 a.m., just south of Camden Station near Bush Street, left all tracks blocked. This derailment will have an impact on the Camden and Brunswick lines for Monday\’s commuting schedule.
The Maryland Transit Administration says that the Friday derailment of a CSX train will have only a small impact on Monday\’s MARC trains.
eat restrictions are in place for commuter trains heading into both Virginia and Maryland Wednesday afternoon.
About four years
ago, Suzanne Carroll made a choice that almost
old enough to drive in Frederick County made in
2011 — she began to commute by public transit.
Her commute is now less hectic, despite
occasional MARC train delays, she said.
Using public transportation instead of driving
could save commuters an average of $10,502 a year,
according to the American Public Transportation
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