MDOT SHA and FHWA Announce Record of Decision for I-495 & I-270 Managed Lanes Study

The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) and Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) announced today approval of the Record of Decision (ROD) for the I-495 & I-270 Managed Lanes Study (MLS).

Approval of the ROD marks the final milestone in a National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) process that spanned more than four years and included 16 public workshops and seven public hearings with extended public comment periods.

For more information about the ROD and Phase 1 South, please read the press release or visit

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