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Baltimore's Visionary Transit Plan

Baltimore has a visionary plan for its transit future -- but apparently not the political will.
June 22, 2003, 9am PDT | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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"The proposed system would attract a new group of riders and open enormous opportunities for the regional economy to thrive. It calls for six rail lines (rather than the two we have now) and 109 miles rather than the current 43. A report by the Baltimore Regional Partnership identifies enormous opportunities for economic development along the new lines - more than 114,000 new jobs and 34,000 new homes. This is economic activity that won't need to add thousands more cars to our clogged roads."

Thanks to Transport Policy listserv

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Published on Friday, June 20, 2003 in Sun Spot
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