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MCDOT Announces Notice of Intent to Begin Negotiations for the Redevelopment of Two Public Parking Lots in Bethesda

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Montgomery County Department of Transportation (MCDOT) has published a Notice of Intent to begin negotiations for the redevelopment of Public Parking Lots 10 and 24 in Bethesda.

If negotiations are successful, the development will be advanced through partnership of Montgomery County, the Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission, and a private development partner known as “Wisconsin Columbia Venture LLC, a Maryland Limited Liability Company” and may include the Town of Chevy Chase. The proposed mixed-use development will include residential, retail, an underground public parking garage, preservation of the Women’s Farmers Market and a public park.

The Notice of Intent, including information on where to direct questions and comments, is available to view at

Any parties wishing to provide comments or other information to MCDOT about development of these parcels must contact MCDOT in writing by 5:00PM on June 5, 2020.

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Release ID: 20-104
Media Contact: Hannah Henn 240-777-8389

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