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The missing link in Hogan’s BaltimoreLink

Kevin Kamenetz

In 1965, transportation planners envisioned a six-line, futuristic subway system for the Baltimore Metro region that would generate economic development, reduce traffic congestion and complement the recently opened Baltimore Beltway. A similar vision was concurrently painted for the Washington, D.C., ...

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Baltimore offering free rail, bus rides during 2 weeks in June

More bus-only lanes, such as this one already operating on Pratt Street, will help improve Baltimore’s bus service, officials hope. (The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

Baltimore is getting two weeks of free bus, light rail and subway rides in June. The Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration is offering the rides from June 18 through June 30. The free rides are part of the ...

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Ravens quarterback to promote Hogan’s BaltimoreLink bus plan

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco throws under pressure Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

BALTIMORE — Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is promoting Gov. Larry Hogan’s BaltimoreLink bus plan. Flacco is scheduled to team up with state transportation officials on Wednesday in Baltimore to unveil “Flacco Buses.” They will have bus wraps featuring the ...

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Maryland transit activists slam BaltimoreLink

A Maryland Transit Administration bus heads east on Pratt Street on a designated bus lane. Transportation activists released a report Thursday arguing plans to overhaul the Baltimore metro area's bus routes are inadequate. (Adam Bednar/The Daily Record)

Maryland’s proposed overhaul of the Baltimore area’s bus system fails to make sufficient changes to an antiquated network and to provide better access to jobs, according to transportation activists. Central Maryland Transportation Alliance released a study Thursday of the Maryland ...

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