Samuel Jordan and Glenn Smith: Central Md. can recover from loss of Red Line light rail project - by building it

Baltimore's 2019-2022 Transportation Improvement Plan project viewer depicted below shows with a single purple dot the only mass transit project to be constructed in Baltimore City over the next four years. Using a combination of federal and state dollars, the Kirk Division Bus Facility is to be replaced. Red dots denote highway "preservation" projects. These are largely maintenance projects including road repaving, repair to bridges, upgraded street lighting and improved stormwater drainage. In other words, the Transportation Improvement Plan for the next four years includes not one actual transportation project. Is there any mystery why Baltimore will not grow? (Md. Matters)

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