GOOD’s latest infographic shows the 2-digit Interstate system in the style of the iconic London Underground map. It really helps to illuminate the numbering system. How about a high-speed rail network looking like this? Twitter
MoCo Council: Subsidize our roads even more please
The Montgomery County Council is the latest to argue for lower ICC tolls, saying they may “drive commuters off the highway.” Kytja Weir has the most thorough article on the issue, including a quote from Ben Ross pointing out that low tolls will just suck more money from other Maryland toll facilities for a longer period of time. (Examiner) Twitter
Half a Purple loaf?
Purple Line opponents worry the line might not be completed all the way to New Carrollton, if funding runs out and the state only builds the Bethesda-Silver Spring section. That would be a worthwhile line all on its own, but it is important to complete the entire thing. (Gazette) Twitter