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MCDOT to Hold Public Hearing About Possible Improvements for the MD 650/Powder Mill Road Intersection

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Public input is sought about proposals to improve the MD 650/Powder Mill Road Intersection within the Whit Oak area. Concepts include:

  • Adding turn lanes at MD 650 and Powder Mill Road

  • A new on-ramp to the outer loop of the Beltway; a bus queue jump lane; and widening the Powder Mill Road approaches at MD 650 and Elton Street, and

  • Traffic calming measures on Elton Street between MD 650 and Prince George’s County


The Hearing will be held on Thursday, November 15 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the White Oak Community Recreation Center Social Hall, 1700 April Lane, Silver Spring.


Sign up to testify or provide written comments to:

                MCDOT Executive Administrative Aide Stacy Leach


                101 Monroe Street, 10th Floor

                Rockville, MD 20850


Release ID: 18-197
Media Contact: Stacy Leach 240-777-7161