FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 3, 2023
Contact: Maryland Department of Transportation Office of Public Affairs
David Broughton, 410-865-1029 or Jim Joyner, 410-865-1030
** MEETING RESCHEDULED **
WHAT: Representatives from the Maryland Department of Transportation will meet Wednesday, November 8, with Montgomery County officials to discuss the agency's Draft FY 2024-2029 Consolidated Transportation Program, which details a $21.2 billion, six-year capital budget investment in the state's transportation network. The meeting is rescheduled from an earlier session that was postponed from October 26. The meeting is part of the department's tour of 23 Maryland counties and Baltimore City. Maryland Transportation Secretary Paul J. Wiedefeld and other officials will outline the state's investment plan and discuss Montgomery County's transportation priorities.
WHO: Maryland Transportation Secretary Paul J. Wiedefeld
State Highway Administrator William Pines
Motor Vehicle Administrator Chrissy Nizer
Maryland Transit Administrator Holly Arnold
Maryland Aviation Administration Executive Director Ricky Smith
Maryland Transportation Authority Planning and Program Development Director Melissa Williams
WHEN: 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 8, 2023
WHERE: Stella B. Werner Council Office Building,
Third Floor Hearing Room, 100 Maryland Ave., Rockville
Watch the meeting HERE.
WHY: Each fall, the Maryland Department of Transportation presents its draft six-year capital program to Maryland counties and Baltimore City for review and comment. After gathering input from local jurisdictions, the Draft 2024-2029 Consolidated Transportation Program will be finalized later this fall, and the final plan will be submitted to the Legislature in January for consideration during the 2024 General Assembly session. To view the Draft 2024-2029 Consolidated Transportation Program, go to ctp.maryland.gov. For a complete list tour dates, times and locations, click here. Follow the Draft 2023 Consolidated Transportation Program tour at @MDOTNews on X/Twitter and Facebook.