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RTA Appoints Jason Quan as New General Manager

The Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) of Central Maryland serving Howard County, Anne Arundel County, Prince George’s County and the City of Laurel announced the selection of Jason Quan as its new General Manager. The selection was made after former General Manager, Cristin Tolen under the Transportation Management Services contract with First Transit was promoted to a new position within First Transit as of January 1.
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County Executive Ball Hosts Transportation Town Hall

County Executive Calvin Ball hosted a virtual Transportation Town Hall on Wednesday evening to discuss transportation safety, Complete Streets, future projects, and more. Ball was joined by County officials from the Office of Transportation, Department of Public Works, Howard County Police Department and the Regional Transportation Agency.
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County to Host Public Workshops on Draft Complete Streets Community Engagement Plan

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball invites the public to join the Complete Streets Implementation Team on Wednesday, September 23rd for two virtual public workshops, which follow the release of the County’s draft Complete Streets Community Engagement Plan. The workshops will take place at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on the 23rd and last about an hour; note, each workshop will cover the same material.
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Howard County North Laurel Connections Project Receives State Grant Towards Construction

Howard County Executive Calvin Ball announced today that the County’s Office of Transportation has been awarded a Kim Lamphier Bikeways Network Program grant from the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) for its North Laurel Connections project. The more than $500,000 grant will assist the Office of Transportation in constructing a 5.6-mile bicycle and pedestrian route between Savage and Laurel.
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