Orbital study

MARYLAND’S General Assembly has approved funding of $10·5m to start planning and environmental studies for the proposed 22·7 km orbital light rail line from New Carrollton to Silver Spring and Bethesda. It would link the outer ends of Washington Metro’s Red, Green and Orange lines, providing suburb-to-suburb connections between communities ...

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