Trains For America

More choices for better transportation

Maryland Transit steps out

NBC4.com has this intriguing item.

BALTIMORE — State transit officials are making plans to expand MARC commuter train service and triple capacity by 2035 to 100,000 riders a day.
The Maryland Transit Administration would add more weekday trains, including midday trains, and weekend service to accommodate the growing popularity of the service now used by more than 30,000 people a day.
Video: Watch The Report

MTA Administrator Paul Wiedefeld said the service could eventually run from Virginia to Delaware. The plan includes connections with other transit lines and a hub at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore. There would also be stops at L’Enfant Plaza, the Pentagon and Crystal City, News4’s Megan mcGrath reported. Those stops are anticipated to be added by 2020, McGrath said.

Filed under: United States High Speed Rail

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Top Clicks

  • None
September 2007
S M T W T F S
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30  

Categories

%d bloggers like this: