Maryland Department of Transportation


Maryland Department of Transportation
Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT)
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Agency overview
Jurisdiction Maryland
Headquarters 7201 Corporate Center Drive Hanover, Maryland
Employees 9,248 (FY 2010)[1]
Annual budget $3,857,971,763 (FY 2010)[1]
Agency executives Beverley K. Swaim-Staley, Transportation Secretary
Harold Bartlett, Transportation Deputy Secretary
Parent agency State of Maryland
Website
http://www.mdot.maryland.gov/

The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) is a government agency in the U.S. state of Maryland. MDOT is overseen by Transportation Secretary Beverley K. Swaim-Staley, who replaced John Porcari in 2009 upon the latter's appointment as Deputy Secretary of the United States Department of Transportation. With her appointment on September 1, 2009, Swaim-Staley became the first woman to serve as Maryland's Transportation Secretary.[2]

The agency is headquartered at 7201 Corporate Center Drive, which has a Hanover, Maryland address, in unincorporated Anne Arundel County.[3]

MDOT oversees the following organizations:

Past Secretaries of Transportation

  • 2007-2009, John D. Porcari
  • 2003-2007, Robert L. Flanagan
  • 1999-2003, John D. Porcari
  • 1995-1998, David L. Winstead
  • 1991-1994, O. James Lighthizer
  • 1987-1991, Richard H. Trainor
  • 1984-1987, William K. Hellmann
  • 1981-1984, Lowell K. Bridwell
  • 1979-1981, James J. O'Donnell
  • 1977-1979, Herman K. Intemann
  • 1970-1977, Harry R. Hughes

References

  1. ^ a b FY 2010 Budget. Maryland State Archives. Retrieved 2010-06-14
  2. ^ Smitherman, Laura: "O'Malley to name woman to head transportation" Baltimore Sun (September 1, 2009)
  3. ^ Maryland Department of Transportation. MDOT official website. Retrieved 2010-2-17.

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