Momentum is building for a proposal to connect two suburban counties in Maryland with light-rail transit. But many in the Washington region still don’t know what light-rail transit looks like or how it impacts urban and suburban communities. Washington Post columnist and architect Roger K. Lewis joins us to examine light-rail experiments in other cities, and how they’ve affected life in those communities.


  • Roger Lewis Architect; Columnist, "Shaping the City," Washington Post; and Professor Emeritus of Architecture, University of Maryland College Park
  • Jim Foti Transportation reporter,columnist, blogger, The Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minn.)

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