September 22, 2011

Maryland MTA to create transit hub to cut costs

BALTIMORE — The Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) plans to consolidate three of its core services from centers in different parts of Baltimore in a downtown hub under a $15.4 million contract, The Baltimore Sun reported. The proposed Central Control Center will help the agency integrate and modernize operations to improve customer service and control costs.

The MTA also plans to improve its closed-circuit television and Metro station fire management systems under the same contract. For the full story, click here.

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