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Feds fund $4M to mitigate noise for homes near BWI Marshall 

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen and Congressman John Sarbanes announced $4,000,000 in federal funding to support noise mitigation efforts for residents living near the BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport. This funding will support the installation of noise mitigation measures for more than 220 residences in Glen Burnie. Following the transition to NextGen flight […]

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Pittman, Arundel Transportation adopt Vision Zero Plan

Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman signed an executive order to adopt the Anne Arundel County Vision Zero Plan. By doing so, Anne Arundel County joins the state of Maryland, and other jurisdictions in Maryland (including Prince Georges, Montgomery, Harford, Cecil, Baltimore and Baltimore City), in the commitment to reach zero deaths and serious injuries […]

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JetBlue resumes nonstop service between BWI Marshall-Boston

JetBlue, which temporarily suspended its service at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport in April 2020 due to the global pandemic, is the latest airline to resume service. Several airlines resumed service at the airport in recent months including Condor, Air Canada and British Airways. In addition to resuming airline service, three new airlines have launched at […]

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Port adds container service

The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore has been added to an existing international container service with the Mediterranean Shipping Co. that will include port visits between Asia and the Panama Canal, as well as the U.S. and the Suez Canal. The MSC Santana service will now include port calls in Baltimore and Boston, as well […]

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Ports garners federal funding for rail infrastructure

The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore will receive $15.6 million from the Federal Railroad Administration Consolidated Rail and Infrastructure Safety Improvements program for its Rail Capacity Modernization Project.  The project will reconstruct and update the Seagirt Marine Terminal’s intermodal rail yard infrastructure and support increased demand for double-stacked trains of containerized cargo to markets […]