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Date registered: June 11, 2013

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  1. TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Portion of Westbound Route 40 Will Temporarily Close and Franklin Street Will Reopen for Traffic on Monday, April 14, 2014 — April 11, 2014
  2. PUBLIC NOTIFICATION: Use of 4(f) Publicly Owned Park Land Near Bentalou Recreation Center — February 4, 2014
  3. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Help Clean-up the Future Space for the West Station Community Gardens — December 15, 2013
  4. Kirin Smith is the Project’s New Construction Community Liaison — December 15, 2013
  5. Community Honor & Harvest Day Brings Together Community to Celebrate West Baltimore’s Rich History and Select the Twelve Stories of Strength Plaques — December 15, 2013

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Apr 11

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Portion of Westbound Route 40 Will Temporarily Close and Franklin Street Will Reopen for Traffic on Monday, April 14, 2014

As construction on the West Baltimore MARC Station project continues to progress, commuters and residents should be advised that a portion of westbound Route 40 will temporarily close to traffic. Starting at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, April 14, 2014 westbound Route 40 will be closed to through traffic between Greene and Pulaski Streets. Detours will be …

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Feb 04

PUBLIC NOTIFICATION: Use of 4(f) Publicly Owned Park Land Near Bentalou Recreation Center

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The MTA is proposing to purchase right-of-way from Baltimore City Parks & Recreation, which would allow the The West Baltimore MARC Station Improvements & Upgrades project to provide a neighborhood connection or pathway along the north side of the Bentalou Recreation Center (as indicated in the image below). The proposed neighborhood connection would not interfere …

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Dec 15

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Help Clean-up the Future Space for the West Station Community Gardens

Before the West Baltimore Community Honor & Harvest Day, a group of volunteers came together to work with Ms. Barbara McQueen on her adopted lots along Saratoga and Smallwood Streets. These lots are intended for a future West Station Community Gardens. Volunteers began the effort to help clean and prepare the lots for a new …

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Dec 15

Kirin Smith is the Project’s New Construction Community Liaison

The project team is happy to welcome Kirin Smith on board as the Construction Community Liaison. Kirin comes to the project with an enormous wealth of experience in construction engineering and planning due to her training as a civil engineer. Her past professional experience as a project manager with Baltimore City Department of Transportation and …

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Dec 15

Community Honor & Harvest Day Brings Together Community to Celebrate West Baltimore’s Rich History and Select the Twelve Stories of Strength Plaques

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After the day drew to a close, fifteen residents walked away with farmer’s market bags full of donated collard greens, potatoes, apples, and squash. Throughout the day, kids enjoyed hot cocoa and participated in 4H learning activities lead by community resident and University of Maryland Extension representative Monica Bland and her children. On Saturday, November …

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Sep 04

Governor O’Malley Selects West Baltimore MARC Station to Announce $1.5 Billion for Baltimore Area Transportation Projects

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On September 4, 2013, Governor O’Malley and Lt. Governor Brown were joined by the region’s elected officials to announce nearly $1.5 billion to fund transportation projects for the Baltimore metro area. The much needed investment will support more than 13,000 jobs, reduce traffic congestion, and help to revitalize communities.  At the announcement, U.S. Congressman Elijah E. …

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Aug 21

Job Alert: Construction Community Liaison Wanted

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The West Baltimore MARC Parking Expansion project team is currently looking to hire a Construction Community Liaison for the West Baltimore MARC Parking Expansion Project. The Construction Community Liaison will work closely with residents, the construction contractor, and the MTA to address questions and/or concerns regarding construction related issues. Review this detailed job announcement to …

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Aug 20

August 27: Construction Concerns Meeting for Parking Expansion & Enhancement Project

When: Tuesday, August 27, 2013 from 5:00-7:00 PM Where: Lockerman Bundy Elementary School, 301 N Pulaski St, Baltimore, MD 21223 If you have construction impact concerns and issues, join us to find out about the next steps in the process and to get a better understanding about getting your concerns and issues addressed.

Aug 18

September 17: Share Your Story at the Stories of Strength Workshop for the Public Art

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When: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 from 4:00- 8:00 PM Where: Lockerman-Bundy Elementary School, 301 N Pulaski St Baltimore, MD 21223 Do you have a story of strength to share? If so, submit your story as a nomination to be selected for The Shining Dark public artwork for the West Baltimore MARC Station. You are invited …

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Jul 24

Kinetic Painting Workshop Held

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On July 24, 2013 at Lockerman Bundy Elementary School, close to 200 kids and adults participated in a Kinetic Painting Workshop for the public art work, titled The Shining Dark: Stories of Strength from West Baltimore and commissioned for the West Baltimore MARC Station. The day included a special session for kids participating in a …

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