When people choose to ride public transportation, transit puts Families First by decreasing the number of cars on the road, reducing emissions in the air and creating a healthier environment. The O’Malley / Brown Administration is committed to addressing the growing demand for public transit and is dedicated to making this highly cost-effective and environmentally-conscious mode of transportation as readily available as possible to the people of Maryland.
See how the Governor is progressing toward this goal
Getting There Smarter
Promotes transportation choices and can provide a major resource for accommodating future growth in the state. TOD is Smart Growth, as it can help cut the costs associated with the ownership and operation of cars, reduce sprawl by providing development opportunities in areas that are walkable, and take advantage of existing infrastructure.