FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
September 15, 2022
Contact: MDOT Public Affairs
David Broughton, 410-865-1029
Jim Joyner, 410-865-1030
MDOT OFFICIALS BRINGING STATEWIDE TRANSPORTATION
INVESTMENT TOUR TO KENT COUNTY
WHAT: Officials from the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) will meet with Kent County officials to discuss MDOT's Draft FY 2023-2028 Consolidated Transportation Program (CTP), which details a record $19.9 billion six-year capital budget investment in the state's transportation network. The meeting is part of MDOT's tour of 23 Maryland counties and Baltimore City to update local officials and the public on the CTP. MDOT Deputy Secretary Sean Powell and other MDOT officials will outline the state's investments and discuss Kent County's transportation priorities.
WHO: MDOT Secretary's Office: Deputy Secretary Sean Powell;
MDOT State Highway Administration: Administrator Tim Smith;
MDOT Motor Vehicle Administration: Administrator Chrissy Nizer;
MDOT Maryland Transit Administration: Office of Local Transit Director Travis Johnson;
MDOT Maryland Aviation Administration: Regional Aviation Assistance Director
Ashish Solanki; and
Maryland Transportation Authority: Director of Planning and Program Development Melissa Williams.
WHEN: 6 p.m., Tuesday, September 20, 2022
WHERE: 400 High Street, Chestertown, MD 21620
Watch live at: https://www.kentcounty.com/commissioners/meeting-live-video
WHY: Each fall, MDOT presents its draft six-year capital program to Maryland counties and Baltimore City for review and comment. After gathering input from local jurisdictions, the Draft 2023-2028 CTP will be finalized later this fall and the Final FY 2023-2028 CTP will be submitted to the Legislature in January for consideration during the 2023 General Assembly session. To view the Draft 2023-2028 CTP, go to www.ctp.maryland.gov. For a complete list tour dates, times and locations, visit: https://bit.ly/3D5KzAu.