Maryland State Highway Administration

Railroad crossing walk-thru puts quiet zone within reach

March 2, 2015

BY REBECCA BENNETT — At the March 2 Hyattsville City Council Meeting, the council discussed new information about the proposed quiet zone at the Decatur Street railroad crossing near Baltimore Avenue. According to Hyattsville City Administrator Tracey Nicholson, several nearby residents requested [read more]

Pedestrian fatalities put safety in the spotlight

October 9, 2014

BY REBECCA BENNETT — On August 27, Aimee Condayan of Hyattsville said her nine-year-old son was nearly struck while crossing Jefferson Street. The family was headed towards Elevation Burger. Condayan said she was holding her four-year-old’s hand when they saw the walk sign flash.  “In what [read more]