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Baltimore Red Line
Why we don't need the Red Line
Why we don't need the Red Line

Your article claiming the Red Line will bring jobs to Baltimore is way off base when it comes to providing the kind of public transportation city residents most need ("Mayor, officials say Red Line will bring opportunities Baltimore residents demand," May 12). If the mayor really wanted to speak to the challenges of the last few weeks, she would support an east-west streetcar service along the five miles of North Avenue, not the route proposed for the Red Line. North Avenue streetcars could also be easily extended south into the central parts of the city along two wide avenues: Fulton Avenue on the west side and Broadway on the east side. Streetcar lines along North Avenue,...