Overview & Timeline

Project Overview

The proposed Red Line is a 14.1-mile, east-west transit line connecting the areas of Woodlawn, Edmondson Village, West Baltimore, downtown Baltimore, Harbor East, Fell's Point, Canton and the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center Campus.

In support of Governor Martin O'Malley's "Smart, Green & Growing" initiative, the Red Line would provide enhanced mobility and connecting service to Baltimore's existing transit systems - MARC commuter service, metro, light rail and local and commuter bus routes.

Download the Red Line Fact Sheetpdf_icon

 

red line simplified map

Project Timeline

Milestone

Projected Timeframe

Begin Preliminary Engineering

June 2011

FTA Acceptance of Final Environmental Impact Statement

December 2012

FTA Issuance, Record of Decision

February 2013

Engineering Phase

2013-2016

Federal Funding Commitment

2015

Construction

2015-2022

Operation

2022