Brochures and Publications

The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) distributes brochures, pamphlets and fact sheets describing MDOT SHA programs, policies and projects. They are available on the website and in print.

Context Driven - Access and Mobility for All Users

Guidance on balancing access and mobility, maintaining flexibility, and encouraging innovation within each of Maryland’s context zones. Context Driven includes the related Pedestrian Safety Action Plan.

Asset Management

Asset management is an integrated set of processes that minimize the lifecycle costs of infrastructure. It balances costs, opportunities and risks.

Highway Development and Improvement

Learn about access management, Adopt a Highway, Express Toll Lanes (ETL), rights of way, community programs, and a private company’s proposed new hyperloop between Washington, D.C. and Baltimore.

Advertising and Signage

Information if you administer a tourist attraction or private company and want to place a sign on a road managed by MDOT SHA.

Safety Awareness

Safety is our number one priority at MDOT SHA. Learn about bicycle and work zone safety, winter survival skills for drivers, and the way that roundabouts reduce roadway injuries.

The Maryland Strategic Highway Safety Plan

This is a statewide, coordinated, comprehensive, traffic safety plan to reduce highway fatalities and serious injuries.​

Annual Reports

MDOT SHA's most recent reports are available here.

Research Projects

This research includes transportation reports commissioned by​ MDOT SHA, as well as those conducted by MDOT SHA staff.