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Gov. Hogan Appoints New Member to Md. Transportation Authority's Board

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BALTIMORE, Md. – The Maryland Transportation Authority is getting a new board member.

Governor Larry Hogan has appointed W. Lee Gaines, Jr., of Baltimore County, to serve on the MDTA governing body. He was officially sworn in by the clerk of the court in Baltimore County on April 20.

Gaines is the president of Gaines and Company, an underground utility contractor based in Reisterstown. Transportation Secretary and MDTA Chairman Pete K. Rahn points to Gaines' 40 years of experience in the transportation industry, as well as his extensive knowledge of financial and contracting matter, as assets for his upcoming role as board member.

“Lee understands what it takes to run a successful business and his background will add to the diverse experience of our board members,” Rahn said.

Gaines says he looks forward to helping govern an agency responsible for the state's major transportation investments.

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