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Permits and Miss Utility Information

Utility Permits / Right of Entry Permits Information

For information regarding Right of Entry and Utility permits contact The Division of Planning and Development, Real Estate Services at 410-537-7895 or 410-537-7898 or you may contact the Office of Engineering Utility/Permit Coordinator at 410-537-7829.

Hauling Permits

MDOTHauling Permits for the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) are processed by the Office of Traffic and Safety, State Highway Administration (SHA).

Haulers are required to notify the MDTA ( upon receiving the permit from State Highway Administration (SHA). Haulers must contact the Toll Plaza Facility one (1) hour prior to entering facility. See the link below for contact information.

Miss Utility information

Miss Utility 811The Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) became an owner stakeholder member of the One Call Miss Utility Underground Facilities Damage Prevention Law in October 2010. The Miss Utility Law requires that a person or company that intends to perform an excavation or demolition in the State of Maryland must contact Miss Utility to create an underground clearance locate ticket. For more information visit Miss Utility at

  • Instructions for sending a locate ticket to MDTA Maryland Transportation Authority
  • Utility owners have two full business days to respond to a Miss Utility ticket.
  • Tickets will be good for 12 full business days after the day on which the ticket is transmitted to the Utility owner.
  • An 18-inch "no mechanized equipment" zone is a statewide requirement for excavations or demolitions.
  • The Maryland Transportation Authority is authorized to collect a fee for tickets. At this time the Maryland Transportation Authority does not collect a fee.

For information regarding the MDTA Miss Utility program contact the Engineering Utility/Permit Coordinator at 410-537-7829.

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Public Calendar

Jun 08

Finance Committee Meeting - June 8, 2023

9 AM

Virtual Teams Meeting

This public meeting is livestreamed and archived on the Finance Committee Meeting Homepage. The Finance Committee Meeting homepage also provides access to the virtual meeting, schedule, agenda, materials and minutes.

Jun 09

Hiring Event - JFK Administration Building

12 PM

MDTA Hiring Event Onsite Interviews

Hiring Event for Highway Maintenance Workers with On-Site Interviews

We're holding a Highway Maintenance Worker hiring event at the JFK Administration Building. Same day, on-site interviews! If you can't make it, apply online here

June 9, 2023
12 pm – 5 pm

John F. Kennedy Highway Administration Building 1
Turnpike Drive
Perryville, MD 21903

On-Site Same Day Interviews

  • No experience required
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Please bring a valid government-issued ID to interview

Reap the rewards of State employment!

  • Pension | Medical | Dental |Prescription
  • Tuition Assistance | Generous Time Off | Life Insurance
  • Variety of job tasks & locations available

Event Flyer (PDF Download)

You belong at the MDTA!

Jun 14

Doing Business with the MDTA Development Workshop - Free

9 AM

MDOT Headquarters
Harry Hughes Conference Room
7201 Corporate Center Drive
Hanover, Maryland 21076

Doing Business with the MDTA

Free Development Workshop
Division of Civil Rights & Fair Practices (CRFP)

Wednesday, June 14, 2023
9am to 1pm

  • Free to attend.
  • Network with Primes, MDTA Procurement Officers and MDTA CRFP Compliance Officers.
  • Learn about resources to assist in growing and strengthening your business.
  • Understand the MBE/VSBE/DBE Programs and your role as a prime or subcontractor.

Register on Eventbrite: 
Registration Opens May 1, 2023

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Getting Your Foot In The Door | MDTA (