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      Maryland Purple Line: Maryland Transit Administration forum

      Courtesy of Maryland Transit Administration

      BALTIMORE (AP) - Construction industry experts will be talking about the proposed Purple Line light rail project.

      A forum is scheduled for Wednesday with officials from the Maryland Transit Administration.

      Interested firms will get an overview of Maryland's new public-private partnership law.

      Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown is scheduled to attend.

      The Purple Line is a 16-mile light rail line with 21 stations between Bethesda and New Carrollton. Its estimated the cost would be about $2.2 billion.