Monthly Archives: September 2012

Now Arriving: More Prosperity for the Metropolitan Region

The Washington Metropolitan region is a community whose business and tourism growth over the last 30 years has been particularly improved by air service.  Our major employers have a 50% higher demand for air service than the national average, and our region generates 2.5 times as much air travel as the U.S. national average. And […]

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Tearing Down The Silos

Michele L. Whelley is President and CEO of the Central Maryland Transportation Alliance. Washington. Baltimore. Forty miles apart. Two metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs). Two metropolitan planning organizations (MPO – Washington Council of Governments and Baltimore Regional Transportation Board). One region. The economic health and vitality of the Baltimore/Washington region – or, depending on where you sit, the Washington/Baltimore region – can advance […]

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