How to get started with Personalized 511

Using your free account on the MDOTtraffic.com website, you can create a personalized commute by choosing from a list of counties or drawing a shape around your specific route right on the map. You can also choose which types of alerts to recieve, the days of the week, and the time.

  1. First, Register or Sign in to your MDOTTraffic.com account.
  2. Under "Account Settings" add your phone number as a new contact.
  3. Click the "My Commutes" button. Click add new.
  4. Draw your route and then at the bottom check Personalized 511 by your phone number.
  5. Customize your alert type, days and times.
  6. You now have a personalized commute. Just call from that contact number for your personalized reports. (It may take a few minutes for your changes to take effect in the 511 system.)