Public Impacts Report
As a matter of safety and improving the transit experience for our customers and all our state’s citizens, the Maryland Transit Administration works continuously to maintain and improve our infrastructure and facilities statewide. Here are some of the projects we’re working on currently and those that are most likely to have an impact on the traveling public.
Metro Lexington Market South Emergency Street Grate Repairs
DESCRIPTION: Emergency repairs to street grates above Metro station.
IMPACT: Work in the road will impact vehicular and pedestrian traffic.
Metro State Center Station Elevator Structural Repairs
DESCRIPTION: Removal and replacement of elevator shaft and cab.
IMPACT: Shutdown of elevator for 120 days, began February 8, 2018.
LTR Culvert Replacement at 204 S
DESCRIPTION: Replacement of culvert under tracks.
IMPACT: Possible weekend single-tracking for delivering equipment and materials to site. Work expected to begin March 2018.
Patapsco Ave Station Park & Ride Pavement Repairs
DESCRIPTION: Pavement repairs and rehabilitation to existing station parking lot.
IMPACT: Lot will remain open during repairs while allowing bus, ridership, and pedestrian traffic to flow
with minimal impact.
Kirk Bus Modernization Phase 2 Ultimate
DESCRIPTION: Phase 2 includes demolishing the existing kirk bus division and constructing a new bus storage facility on the site.
IMPACT: Residents on the neighboring streets (Bartlett, Homewood, and Bonaparte) will experience construction activities as did during Phase 1.
MARC BWI Station Renovation & Expansion
DESCRIPTION: Contractor expects to start minor construction at end of April (duct bank, storm drain).
IMPACT: MARC customers will have very little disruption. New pedestrian traffic patterns may start end of April-early May. No impact to train service. Station will still be operating.