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Governor Hogan Names Kevin Quinn MDOT MTA Administrator

August 21, 2017 - in News, People

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan today named Kevin B. Quinn, Jr., Administrator of the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration (MDOT MTA). He has been serving as the MDOT MTA Acting Administrator since June 6.  “Kevin…

MDOT Refunds Bonds, Saves Taxpayers Millions

July 21, 2017 - in Financial, News

Batesville, Miss.–The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) recently refunded H.E.L.P (Highway Enhancement through Local Partnerships) bonds…

Back to the Nest: Falcons Return to Michigan Bridges

July 10, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation

Peregrine falcons have returned to the Portage Lake Lift Bridge between Houghton and Hancock again this year – the same nesting spot, but this year…

Video: MDOT Bridges: Repair vs. Replace

May 1, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation, Video

Whether it’s an interstate over the Mississippi River or a local highway over a small creek, MDOT maintains over 5,000 bridges across the state. Learn more about how bridges are prioritized for repair or replacement, and how much each method costs to extend…

Maryland Department Of Transportation Adds to Reputation as Award- Winning Agency

February 1, 2017 - in Transportation

BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) has gained new honors for delivering outstanding transportation projects in Maryland. Last night, Transportation Secretary Pete K. Rahn and MDOT Business Unit executives accepted 17 of 22 MdQI…

MDOT Supports Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Week

October 25, 2016 - in Transportation

JACKSON, Miss. - The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) joins the National Weather Service (NWS), Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and local emergency managers in promoting Fall Severe Weather Preparedness Week to help Mississippians…

MDOT Moves Forward with Major Infrastructure Improvement Projects in District One

October 17, 2016 - in Transportation

Tupelo, Miss.—“The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) has announced updates to several major infrastructure improvement projects in the Northern Transportation District,” said Commissioner Mike Tagert. “The projects are located throughout…

Michigan’s Top Transportation Official Named to National Panel Studying the Future of Interstates

August 26, 2016 - in Roads, Transportation

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine have named Michigan Department of Transportation Director Kirk T. Steudle to a committee that will study the future of the U.S. interstate highway system. "As called for in the Fixing America's…

MDOT Tests Connected Vehicle Technology Alongside U.S. Army

DETROIT, Mich.—As part of the Planet M initiative, The U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC)and the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) have partnered to test connected vehicle applications on the I-69 freeway…

MDOT Celebrates Centennial Year

April 6, 2016 - in Corporate, Transportation

JACKSON, MISS.—March 29, 2016, marked the start of the Mississippi Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) second century of service to the people of the state. MDOT is celebrating this milestone throughout the year. “Over the past 100 years, there have…