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Feasibility study for expanding the Brunswick line MARC train commuter service underway

March 1st, 2023 by WCBC Radio

State Senator Mike Mckay tells WCBC News that a proposal to expand MARC train commuter service further west is gaining momentum. The Maryland Transit Administration has prepared  an online survey to find out how much interest there is in a Western Maryland line. It is all part of a  f of the Maryland Area Regional Commuter service to Hagerstown and possibly Cumberland- with that study expected to be completed this summer. MARC trains currently run from Brunswick, Md., to Martinsburg, W.Va., and Washington.  According to Mckay who has discussed the plan with the state’s transportation secretary, expanding MARC service would be transformative for the region…