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For Immediate Release:

**MEDIA ADVISORY** 

MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION OFFICIALS
TO LAUNCH 
ANNUAL STATEWIDE TRANSPORTATION
INVESTMENT TOUR 
ON MONDAY IN QUEEN ANNE’S COUNTY

September 20, 2017

WHO:                        
Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) Office of the Secretary and representatives from MDOT’s business units will launch their annual statewide tour to discuss transportation investments. MDOT business units to be represented on the tour are: MDOT Motor Vehicle Administration, MDOT Maryland Transit Administration, MDOT State Highway Administration, MDOT Maryland Aviation Administration, MDOT Maryland Port Administration, and Maryland Transportation Authority.

WHAT:         
Launch of MDOT’s annual tour of 23 Maryland counties and Baltimore City to update local officials and the public on the Hogan Administration’s Draft FY 2018-2023 Consolidated Transportation Program (CTP), which details MDOT’s $14.7 billion six-year capital budget. State transportation officials will outline the program and answer questions about each county’s transportation priorities. To view the draft CTP, click here: mdot.maryland.gov/newMDOT/Planning/CTP/Index.html.

WHEN:
Launch Meeting:  2:00 p.m., Monday, September 25, 2017 – Queen Anne's County CTP
Fall Schedule:  September 25 in Maryland’s 23 counties & Baltimore City
For a complete list of dates, times, locations and directions, click here: ow.ly/lEDN30e8SF3.

WHERE:      
Launch Meeting:  September 25, 2017, Queen Anne’s County CTP
Queen Anne’s County Commissioners Hearing Room
Liberty Building - 2nd Floor (Seat of Queen Anne’s County Government)
107 North Liberty Street
Centreville, MD 21617

Fall Schedule:  September 25 ‑ November 13 in Maryland’s 23 counties & Baltimore City
Statewide meetings will occur at various locations. The tour will start September 25 in Queen Anne’s County in the Liberty Building and conclude November 13 in Harford County in the Council Chambers. For a complete list of dates, times, locations and directions, click here: ow.ly/lEDN30e8SF3.

WHY:             
Each fall, MDOT presents its draft six-year capital program to every county and Baltimore City for review and comment. MDOT then prepares a final budget to present to the General Assembly in January. The Hogan Administration’s six-year Draft FY 2018-2023 CTP invests $14.7 billion in Maryland’s transportation network. Above and beyond this funding, the Maryland Transportation Authority is investing $2.6 billion in our toll roads and bridges. To view the draft CTP, click here: mdot.maryland.gov/newMDOT/Planning/CTP/Index.html.

Contact:                                          
Erin Henson
MDOT Public Affairs
410-865-1025 
ehenson@mdot.maryland.gov

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