GBC’s Transportation Summit 2019 Presentations

Former U.S. Secretary of Transportation Rodney E. Slater kicked off the GBC’s 2019 Transportation Summit on Sept. 9, 2019, with a keynote address, touching on such topics as Amtrak’s Acela Express service, the proposed Northeast Maglev, autonomous vehicles and the Red Line mass transit light rail line. “What will...
Read More...

‘There’s opportunities here for regional collaboration,’ says MTA’s Kevin Quinn at GBC’s Transportation Summit

The Daily Record: Baltimore-area transit expected to reach just 50% of new jobs By Adam Bednar Sept. 9, 2019 The Baltimore region is expected to add a substantial number of jobs over the next 25 years, but many of them are likely to be based in places that transit...
Read More...

MTA’s Kevin Quinn addresses transit system challenges at GBC’s Transportation Summit

Baltimore Business Journal: Why MTA’s chief says Baltimore employers should stop subsidizing parking By Holden Wilen Sept. 9, 2019 Developers need to take transit into account when building new projects and employers should stop subsidizing parking, the head of the Maryland Transit Administration told business leaders at an event...
Read More...

2019 Transportation Summit

Get your tickets now for the 2019 Transportation Summit! Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation on transportation, infrastructure needs and funding and a new regional transportation plan. Guest speakers: Rodney E. Slater, former U.S. Secretary of Transportation, will discuss the state of transportation infrastructure and infrastructure funding...
Read More...

GBC’s Don Fry comments in Baltimore Sun on long-sought grant to help expand Baltimore’s Howard Street Tunnel

The Baltimore Sun: Feds award long-sought grant to help expand Baltimore’s Howard Street Tunnel but not as much as Maryland wanted By Colin Campbell and Pamela Wood July 22, 2019 Maryland will receive $125 million in long-sought federal funding to expand the Howard Street Tunnel under downtown — a...
Read More...