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The name "Amtrak" is the blending of the words
"America" and "track." It is properly used in documents with only the
first letter capitalized. The railroad is also known as the National
Railroad Passenger Corporation.
With dignity and respect, the MTA provides and supports accessible
transit networks that are customer focused, safe, appealing, reliable
and efficient throughout Maryland.
Congress originally commissioned Easter Seals Project ACTION in
1988 as a research and demonstration project to improve access to public
transportation for people with disabilities. With the passage of the ADA two
years later, our goals expanded to help transportation operators implement the
law's transportation provisions.
Welcome to the Department of Public Works and Transportation web site!
DPWT is 1500 men and women dedicated to delivering excellent
customer-focused services to meet Montgomery County’s needs. We pick up
your recycling; maintain your roads, bike paths, and sidewalks; manage
traffic; operate Ride On; and build public thoroughfares and buildings.
In all, we provide these and more than 75 other services.
The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit
Authority operates the second largest rail
transit system and the fifth largest bus network
in the United States.
Safe, clean and reliable, “America’s Transit
System” transports more than a third of the
federal government to work and millions of
tourists to the landmarks in the Nation’s Capital.
United We Ride is an interagency Federal national initiative that
supports States and their localities in developing coordinated human
service delivery systems. In addition to State coordination grants,
United We Ride provides State and local agencies a
transportation-coordination and planning self-assessment tool, help
along the way, technical assistance, and other resources to help their