A violation of the HOV lane carries a $90 fine and one point against a driver’s license for first-time offenders and for each subsequent offense. Additionally, if the driver’s violation of the HOV designation leads to a crash, the driver will be subject to three points. You may direct questions regarding the associated fine to the Maryland State Police at email@example.com
For information about car pools and van pools please contact Commuter Connections, a regional network of transportation organizations coordinated by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments. Commuter Connections offers free services to those who work in the Metropolitan Washington area. The organization offers ridematching for carpools and vanpools and administers the Guaranteed Ride Home program.
Commuter Connections: 1-800-745-7433
For Further Information please contact the SHA HOV Coordinator at:
Maryland State Highway Administration
Regional and Intermodal Planning Division
Mail Stop C-502
707 N. Calvert Street
Baltimore, MD 21203-0717
410-545-5675 or toll-free at
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