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Prince George's Revamps Transit Plant

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The Prince George's County Council is holding a public hearing tonight on a new transportation plan. Prince George's County is adding some more transit to its 171 page master plan including a Purple Line from New Carrollton to Westphalia and National Harbor and a Green Line extension to Fort Meade via Konterra. The plan is in line with the county's overall growth policy, which has started to focus more on mixed-use, pedestrian-friendly development.The revised plan which has not been updated in more than 25 years also adds some bike trails. Discussion begins at 7pm The council is scheduled to vote by Nov. 20.

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