Transportation and Infrastructure Policies and Programs

See coverage of transportation and infrastructure-related concerns and read about bills and positions supported by the Greater Baltimore Committee. Continue reading

Maryland General Assembly addresses state broadband and transportation needs

The GBC supported many of the bills as they increase the ability of Maryland residents to fully participate in education, employment and training opportunities, which will improve the overall economy of the Greater Baltimore region and address racial and social disparities.    Continue reading

U.S. infrastructure at a Crossroads

According to the report, the investment gap in infrastructure nationwide has risen in the past 10 years to $2.59 trillion. It is projected that the largest investment gap will be seen in roads. Continue reading

Don Fry Commentary in the BBJ: Building a path from workforce training to jobs is key

The GBC Preparing for the Future report includes an examination of workforce readiness in the Greater Baltimore region and a set of recommendations to address challenges that are impeding readiness. Continue reading

Don Fry Commentary in The Daily Record: Baltimore police reform is progressing

The BPD is making strides to turn silos into bridges and aiming to build trust and legitimacy over time through the reforms called for in the Consent Decree. It is progress that is needed and long overdue. Continue reading

Efforts underway to address broadband access and close digital divide

Learn more about the American Jobs Plan and the state of U.S. and Maryland infrastructure policies and programs by attending the Greater Baltimore Committee’s virtual 2021 Transportation & Infrastructure Summit on July 26. Continue reading