Beltway widening may speed car trips, but at what cost?

Print More
The Capital Beltway winds through a suburban area, seen from above, in College Park, Maryland.

Courtesy/MNCPPC

Gov. Hogan wants to widen the Capital Beltway with managed toll lanes. At least 34 homes would be demolished as part of the plan. Above, the Beltway snakes through Northern College Park.

“I’m a real estate broker and I deal with housing. … Everybody has a car even though they might not make a lot of money. We already have roads. We paid for them with our tax dollars. I have no problem with you all adding roads, but I don’t think it...
Thanks for reading! Route 1 Reporter is a subscriber-supported local news website, and the rest of this article is for our Patreon subscribers only. To access this story, and the rest of Route 1 Reporter's coverage, subscribe using the button below. If you are already a subscriber, log in here!
To unlock this content, pledge $5 or more on Patreon
Unlock with Patreon

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.