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The Baybrook Connector will create a safe, comfortable place to walk, bike, or roll between the neighborhoods of Cherry Hill, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Park, and Pumphrey. The project is currently in the design & planning phase led by alternative transportation experts, Toole Design, Inc. in coordination with Baltimore City and Anne Arundel County DOT's, and Maryland State Highways.  GBA is soliciting community feedback to influence the end result of this project.

Help Design the Connector

The community is invited to share feedback during a series of meetings in April and May.
Date
Time
Association
Address/Format
Thu, Oct 6
6 PM
Cherry Hill Community Coalition
Zoom
Thu, Oct 6
7 PM
Community of Curtis Bay Association
1630 Filbert St, Baltimore, MD 21226 and online, email ccba21226@gmail.com for link
Tue, Oct 11
7 PM
Action Baybrook
Zoom
Tue, Oct 18
7 PM
Olde Brooklyn Park Improvement Association
Roland Terrace Democratic Club, 619 Matthews Ave, Baltimore, MD 21225
Mon, Oct 24
7 PM
Concerned Citizens for a Better Brooklyn
St. John’s Church, 226 Washburn Ave, Baltimore, MD 21225
Wed, Oct 26
4 PM
GBA Public Meeting
Zoom
Wed, Nov 2
6 PM
GBA Public Meeting
Medstar Harbor Hospital, Baum Auditorium, 3001 S Hanover St. Baltimore, MD 21225
Tue, Nov 8
8 PM
Harbor Valley Home Owners Association
Brooklyn Park Library, 1 E 11th Ave, Baltimore, MD 21225
Thu, Nov 10
6 PM
GBA Public Meeting
Brooklyn Park Chesapeake Art Center, rear entrance
Tue, Nov 15
7 PM
Olde Brooklyn Park Improvement Association
Roland Terrace Democratic Club, 619 Matthews Ave, Baltimore, MD 21225
TBD
TBD
Taxpayers Improvement Association of Pumphrey
TBD
Invite Only
Invite Only
Baltimore Industrial Group
Zoom
You can also contact Sarah, the Director of Revitalization Programs, for information and to get involved.

project location

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about the project

The Baybrook Connector will safely connect residents to major employers, hospitals, schools, park and recreation centers, shopping, and the Nursery Road Light Rail Station.

 

The shared-use path will follow Hanover Street and Belle Grove Road. See the "Project Boundary" map for details, and contribute feedback at our upcoming public engagement events!

shared use path benefits

Connectivity
  • Provide an uninterrupted walking and biking connection between MedStar Harbor Hospital, Cherry Hill Health & Wellness Facility and the Nursery Road Light Rail Station

  • Fill a critical gap in the regional trail system and the East Coast Greenway

  • Create new links between local parks, trails, and natural areas.

Access & Safety
  • Be safe, comfortable, and accessible for users of all ages and abilities

  • Support local trips for people who do not drive or have access to a vehicle

  • Slows traffic and promotes alternative truck routes

Economic Development
  • Create potential economic development opportunities in Greater Baybrook by linking neighborhoods and enhancing the streetscape

  • Bring more customers to local businesses

Healthy Environment
  • Encourage physical activity and public health

  • Provide non-polluting, environmentally friendly travel choices, thereby improving air quality

more info & resources

See the links below for more comprehensive reports and articles about the impacts and benefits of the Baybrook Connector, as well as similar projects: