MD Looks for Ideas to Reduce I-270 Congestion, but Tolling Is Off the Table

NBC News Washington reports, “The I-270 Innovative Congestion Management project hopes to gather ideas to reduce congestion and delays along the corridor in Montgomery and Frederick counties.” Maryland transportation officials say they’re looking for new ideas and “tolling systems, like the express lanes in Virginia, will not be considered. Some drivers said they’d be willing to shell out some money to get moving.” Click here to read Governor Larry Hogan’s project announcement. Click here for bid information (solicitation number MDJ0231025866).