30 Dec '13, 10pm

Light #Rail Projects Make Inroads in U.S., Beyond: @TransportAECOM @AlstomTransport @mtamaryland

The Maryland Transit Administration’s Purple Line is a proposed 16-mile light rail transit line from New Carrollton in Prince George’s County to Bethesda in Montgomery County. Light rail projects in the U.S. and across the globe are making headway in streamlining the public transportation landscape. We visit a sampling of projects in the planning, development and construction, as well as operational phases to gauge their progress. Baltimore, Maryland The 16-mile Purple Line will provide direct connections to Metrorail, MARC, Amtrak and local bus routes. The Maryland Transit Administration’s (MTA) Purple Line is a proposed 16-mile light rail transit line from New Carrollton in Prince George’s County to Bethesda in Montgomery County. It will run mainly in dedicated or exclusive lanes, with 21 planned stations. The $2.2 billion project will provide direct connections to the W...

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