The Office of Traffic and Safety (OOTS) assures that State highways operate safely and efficiently. OOTS provides traffic engineering, traffic operations, and traffic safety support to Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) districts and other units. It houses MDOT SHA's motor carrier agency and serves as the lead agency for Maryland's traffic safety programs.
OOTS functions include the following:
OOTS is in MDOT SHA's Hanover complex, 7491 Connelley Drive in Hanover, Maryland 21076. Its Traffic Sign and Traffic Signal Shops also are housed at this location.
707 North Calvert Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-3601
Main Business Line – 410-545-0300
Safety Campaigns – 1-800-323-6742
For emergencies, call MDOT SHA's Statewide Operations Center at 410-582-5650.
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