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MD: Harford Transit LINK Bus System Honored by Transportation Association of Maryland

The Transportation Association of Maryland awarded Harford Transit LINK, the county’s public bus system, a 2022 Outstanding Marketing Program Award, and its administrative supervisor, Jodi Glock, received the state organization’s Unsung Hero Award .

“We appreciate this recognition for our team at Harford Transit LINK and their efforts to modernize our public transportation system and improve customer service,” said County Executive Barry Glassman. “Special thanks to Jodi Glock for securing funding and congratulations to everyone who has helped our system become one of the best in the state.”

Harford Transit LINK was recognized for its vehicle and operations center branding; informative and easy to navigate website; development of free and user-friendly applications; electronic signage; mass communication systems; publicity and awareness; internal approach to associated safety equipment; health and safety campaign during COVID; and raising its standards of customer service.

Jodi Glock, administrative supervisor at Harford Transit LINK, was recognized for her contributions to public transit, for her advocacy for sustainable rural transport and her search for grants.

During his tenure, Glock secured more than $40 million in grants for operations and capital needs from Harford Transit LINK, according to a press release. As a result of his efforts, Governor Hogan signed into law HB-838 in May, which will ensure increased funding each fiscal year for elder and disabled transportation services in the county, the county said in a news release.

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