Testimony & Letters

Testimony: Oppose CB 77, CB 91 & CB 92

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Fast-tracking these misguided zoning bills (specifically CB-69, 77, 78, 91, 92) not only devalues residents’ participation in the 8-year process that created the new code, it also undermines efforts to attract high-quality transit-oriented development. 
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Comments re: Maryland Commission on Climate Change Annual Report Transportation Recommendations

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The state should prioritize the communities heavily impacted by transportation pollution and historically excluded from transportation decision making and infrastructure resources, including communities of color, low-wealth communities, rural communities, and people with disabilities, in the development and implementation of these policies.
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CSG/CASA Comments: Culmore Pedestrian Safety Improvements

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The Coalition for Smarter Growth (CSG) and CASA write to provide comments (attached and below) to the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) on recommendations for pedestrian safety improvements in the Culmore community presented at the Aug. 4th public meeting. 
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MoCo Better Buses Letter on Ride On Reimagined Study Outreach

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The Montgomery Better Buses coalition members and other signatories are excited about the upcoming Ride On Reimagined Study and its potential to greatly improve bus service in Montgomery County.
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COMMENTS re: Draft 2023-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP)

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Thank you for the opportunity to provide input on the Draft 2023-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for the Baltimore region. The TIP can be simply described as the list of regional transportation projects using federal funds over the next four years. However, we believe it is important to look at this document not simply as a collection of individual projects, but as a program that reflects our region’s transportation priorities. 
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