Feds will host five open houses on planned high-speed Baltimore-DC train

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(PHOTO: The Northeast Maglev)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Federal Railroad Administration and the Maryland Department of Transportation are examining the possible effects of a planned high speed rail service between Baltimore and DC.

The nearly 40 mile route will get passengers to Baltimore and Washington in 15 minutes, with an intermediate stop at BWI. Five  open houses are planned for the public to learn more about the Superconducting Maglev (SCMAGLEV) project, and add their comments.

Do you have a question or concern about this project? The dates and locations of the open houses are:

  • Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 10:00am to Noon at Lindale Middle School, 415 Andover Road, Linthicum Heights, MD
  • Monday, December 12, 2016 from 5:00-7:00 pm at Arundel Middle School, 1179 Hammond Lane, Odenton, MD
  • Tuesday, December 13, 2016 from 5:00- 7:00 pm at Du Burns Coppermine Fieldhouse, 3100 Boston Street, Baltimore, MD
  • Wednesday, December 14, 2016 from 5:00-7:00 pm at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library at 901 G Street NW in Washington, DC
  • Thursday, December 15, 2016 from 5:00-7:00 pm at West Lanham Hills Fire Hall at 8501 Good Luck Road, Lanham Maryland.

For more information, visit the project website at www.baltimorewashingtonscmaglevproject.com. Comments can also be submitted via email to info@BaltimoreWashingtonSCMaglevproject.com, or by mail to SCMaglev Project c/o Bradley M. Smith, Maryland Department of Transportation, 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Hanover, MD 21076.

Comments will be accepted through January 9th, 2017.