The Federal Railroad Administration has issued a Record of Decision (ROD) for the B&P Tunnel Project. In making its decision, FRA considered the information and analysis included in the Draft and Final Environmental Impact Statements for the Project and public and agency comments.

FRA has prepared this ROD in compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) (42 U.S.C. § 4321 et seq.), the Council of Environmental Quality (CEQ) NEPA Regulations (40 C.F.R. Parts 1500-1508), the FRA Procedures for Considering Environmental Impacts (64 Federal Register 28545 [May 26, 1999]), and FRA’s Update to NEPA Implementing Procedures (78 Federal Register Part 2713 [January 14, 2013]).

The ROD is available for download at the following links:

Hard copies of the ROD are available for review at the following locations:

Baltimore City Department of Transportation Transit Bureau
417 E. Fayette Street, 5th Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202

Maryland Department of Transportation
7201 Corporate Center Drive
1st Floor Reception Desk
Hanover, MD 21076

Maryland Transit Administration
6 St. Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
By Appointment Only at 410-767-3785

Bon Secours Community Works
26 N. Fulton Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21223

Parkview Recreation Center
2610 Francis Street
Baltimore, MD 21217

Bentalou Recreation Center
220 N. Bentalou Street
Baltimore, MD 21223


Central Branch
400 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

Edmondson Avenue Branch
4330 Edmondson Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21229

Pennsylvania Avenue Branch
1531 W. North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21217

Walbrook Branch
3203 W. North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21216


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