Montgomery County - The long developing Purple Line project, which is planned to extend 16 miles from
According to the proposal, the federal government would not pay for any projects that haven’t already secured a full funding agreement.
Maryland Senators Chris Van Hollen, Ben Cardin and other officials are now speaking out to make their issues with the budget proposal known.
"Our residents and residents throughout the country are really struggling with what to make of this and I think that you are seeing a great deal of resistance,” said Montgomery County Council President Roger Berliner.
The overall price tag for construction of the Purple Line is projected at nearly $2 billion dollars.