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Less than a month away, $135 million BaltimoreLink bus overhaul rolling forward

Less than a month away, $135 million BaltimoreLink bus overhaul rolling forward

Four Mondays from now, Darlene Brown and Indira McDonald don't know how they'll get to work.

The No. 60 bus route, which runs up and down Falls Road between Baltimore and their jobs at the Johns Hopkins Health Care & Surgery Center at Green Spring Station in Lutherville, will be cut short by five miles under the Maryland Transit Administration's BaltimoreLink route overhaul.

"You just redesigned a bus system that's putting people out of work," said Brown, a patient service coordinator. "What's five more miles? It's just a 10-minute ride. That's what angers me. I don't think that's going to break the MTA."

The bus route and their stop is one of...

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