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The Statewide Transit Plan (STP) will provide a 50-year vision of coordinated local, regional, and intercity transit across the state. This plan will define public transportation goals and strategies for Maryland’s rural, suburban, and urban regions with a vision toward increasingly coordinated, equitable, and innovative mobility.

About the STP

MDOT MTA is developing the STP with input from a broad range of partners, including other state agencies, local and regional governments, public and private transit providers, business and non-governmental organizations, and the public. The STP will build from existing state, regional, and local plans.

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Click here to download the STP One-Pager

Comment and Participate

Surveys, presentations, virtual meetings, and other opportunities to participate in development of the STP will be updated here.

  • E-mail the project team at mtastp@mta.maryland.gov to-
    • submit a comment or question about the plan
    • request a briefing for your organization or community
  • Public Survey
    • A public survey was available from September 14th through October 25th

Public Survey Summary

Click here for a summary of survey results.

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Schedule of Plan Development

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Dates and Milestones Description of activities
Sep.-Oct. 2020
Review Existing Conditions and Trends
Publish a survey to gather input from the public, host five regional roundtables with local government and non-government organizations, and present at public community meetings to introduce people across Maryland to the development of the STP.
Winter 2020
Understand Individual and Regional Mobility Needs
Host a second round of regional roundtables and public community meetings to share the results of the survey and analysis of existing transit in Maryland.
Spring 2021
Analyze Service Gaps and Opportunities
Conduct data analysis to quantify current conditions and desired future outcomes, using the input from roundtables and community meetings to inform areas of focus.
May-Jun. 2021
Release Draft Plan for Public Comment
Host a third round of regional roundtables and public community meetings to present the draft plan's findings and recommendations.
Fall 2021
Publish Final Plan
Review and revise the plan based on comments received from local and regional partners and the public.
2022 Onward
Implement the Plan
Work with local and regional partners to implement, measure, evaluate, and iterate the plan.

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