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Md. transportation secretary doesn’t have ‘a lot of faith’ in expected 2026 completion of Purple Line

June 1, 2023

After a two-year pause when the original contractor backed out, work is resuming on building the 16.2 mile long Purple Line light-rail project. With a new contractor in place, Maryland Transportation Secretary Paul Wiedefeld said his agency is putting the pressure on new builders, Maryland Transit Solutions, to complete the line. However, he said he doesn’t “have a lot of faith” that an October 2026 completion is possible.


Article Source: WTOP

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