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Tag Archives: Red Line

A matter of justice (access required)

We thought that the Baltimore Red Line was dead. Of course, we are referring to the proposed 14-mile light rail line serving the core of the region from Woodlawn in the west to Bayview at its eastern terminus. This transit ...

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DOT expands investigation into Red Line cancellation (access required)

The U.S. Department of Transportation has expanded its investigation of Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s decision to cancel a railway line, saying the probe will now include all of the state transportation agency’s programs to determine whether federal law was violated. ...

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Report: Subways won’t help Baltimore grow

Investment in fixed-line mass transit, such as the now abandoned Red Line project, would not have much impact on Baltimore’s population, according to a recent report. The study, “Subways and Urban Growth: Evidence from Earth” by Marco Gonzalez-Navarro, of the ...

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Democrats seek more control of Md. transportation decisions (access required)

ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Larry Hogan’s reprioritizing transportation spending, including the cancellation of the multibillion-dollar Red Line project in Baltimore, has some state legislators pushing for changes. The proposed legislation is the latest battle over transportation spending that started last summer, ...

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Baker to detail how Hogan gives ‘short end of the stick’ to some jurisdictions

Local leaders from three heavily Democratic areas will meet with reporters to offer a contrarian view of last year under Republican Gov. Larry Hogan.

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City Lab: Baltimore demolition fine, Red Line better (access required)

The nearly $70o million Creating Opportunities for Renewal and Enterprise proposed by Gov. Larry Hogan to address blight in Baltimore is nice, but it’s not what the residents of West Baltimore need. That’s the argument laid out by the online urban ...

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