The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) partners with communities and groups in local bicycle and pedestrian networks around the State. Maryland accommodates alternative modes of transportation, such as walking and bicycling. In recent years, more attention has been given to walking and bicycling as forms of commuting to promote a more sustainable lifestyle.
BPPAs help plan customized facilities in parts of the State with high demand.
This section explains helmet laws and practices like fitting your helmet for maximum protection.
This page reviews special funding for bicycle paths and sidewalks.
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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