Project

US 219 Planning Study (Benefit-Cost Analysis)

EBP (formerly EDR Group) is conducting a benefit cost analysis for the proposed upgrade and relocation of US Highway 219 from Meyersdale, Pennsylvania to Old Salisbury Road in Maryland.

The analysis is being conducted for Maryland DOT's State Highway Administration and Pennsylvania DOT. It using data from travel demand models of Maryland and Pennsylvania to calculate a range of user benefit and wider economic benefit measures expected to occur over time. This information is being applied to develop a benefit cost analysis (BCA) including measures of benefit-cost ratios and the net present value of benefits. EDR Group will produce a report summarizing the analysis and will give an in-person presentation to MDOT SHA and PennDOT.