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MDOT State Highway Administration Construction to Close Some Lanes in Montgomery County

For Immediate Release: Monday, July 27, 2020

The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) State Highway Administration (SHA) alerts travelers that beginning July 27, upcoming road construction projects will impact traffic. Work schedules may be affected by the weather, requiring additional closures. Real-time traffic information is available at chart.maryland.gov or 1-855-466-3511 (using a hands-free device while driving).

Montgomery County Projects

US 29 (Colesville Road) from MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) to Spring Street. WSSC pipe replacement project. Intermittent single lane closures, weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and single and multiple overnight lane closures, Sunday through Thursday, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through late summer 2020. (WSSC Contact: Curtis Pinder, curtis.pinder@wsscwater.com, 301.206.7399) (MO375)

US 29 (Colesville Road) from St. Andrews Way to Stewart Lane. Safety and resurfacing project. Single lane closures, weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and single and multiple overnight lane closures, Sunday through Thursday, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through year-end 2021. (MO052)

MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) from north of Gold Mine Road to south of Holiday Drive. MD 97 relocation project. Intermittent single lane closures, weekdays, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and overnight, Sunday through Thursday, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through year-end 2021. (MO746)

MD 124 (Quine Orchard Road) from Dosh Drive to MD 117 (Clopper Road/West Diamond Avenue). Bicycle/pedestrian improvement project. Intermittent ingle lane closures, weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through late summer 2020. (MO150)

MD 182 (Layhill Road) from Chester Mill Road to Norwood Road/Ednor Road. Road resurfacing. Intermittent single and multiple lane closures, weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and overnight, Sunday through Thursday, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. through late summer 2020. (XY5155177)

MD 187 (Old Georgetown Road) from I-495 (Capital Beltway) to Cedar Lane. Safety and resurfacing project. Intermittent daytime single and multiple lane closures, weekdays, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and overnight, Sunday through Thursday, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through late fall 2020. (MO157)

MD 320 (Piney Branch Road) bridge over Northwest Branch between MD 195 (Carroll Avenue) and MD 650 (New Hampshire Avenue). Bridge painting and cleaning and painting project. Overnight single lane closures, Sunday through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through year-end 2020. (PG412)

MD 355 (Frederick Road) at West Old Baltimore Road. Intersection construction project. Intermittent single and multiple lane closures on both roads, weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and overnight, Sunday through Thursday, 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. through year-end 2020. (MO536)

I-270 (Eisenhower Highway) from Watkins Mill Road to Great Seneca Creek Crossing. Interchange construction project. Intermittent single and multiple lane closures weekdays, 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. and overnight, Sunday through Thursday, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. through late summer 2020. (MO351) 

I-270 (Eisenhower Highway) from Interstate 70 to I-495 (Capital Beltway). Traffic congestion relief construction project. Intermittent single lane closures, weekdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and single and multiple overnight lane closures, Sunday through Thursday, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. with intermittent temporary ramp closures with detours up to 24 hours a day through late spring 2021. (MO069)

I-270 (Eisenhower Highway) from MD 189 (Falls Road) to Democracy Boulevard. Road resurfacing. Intermittent single and multiple lane closures, overnight, Sunday through Thursday, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. through late summer 2020. (Two traffic lanes will remain open during all resurfacing phases). (MO069)

Seminary Road from Hale Street to MD 192 (Forest Glen Road). Bridge rehabilitation project. Intermittent single lane closures, weekdays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and overnight, Sunday through Thursday, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. through year-end 2020. (MO580)

Inner and outer loops of I-495 (Capital Beltway) from MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) to MD 185 (Connecticut Avenue). Bridge rehabilitation project. Intermittent single weekday single lane closures, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and intermittent overnight single and multiple lane closures with full traffic stops, Sunday through Thursday, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through year-end 2020. (MO580)

Outer loop of I-495 (Capital Beltway) between MD 650 (New Hampshire Avenue) and MD 193 (University Boulevard). Bridge repair. Intermittent single and multiple lane closures, weekdays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and overnight, Sunday through Thursday, 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. through late summer 2020. (OOS)

I-495 (Capital Beltway) eastbound and westbound off ramps to US 29 (Colesville Road). Guardrail installation project. Partial ramp closures, overnight, Sunday through Thursday, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through late summer 2020. (MO052)

 

Montgomery County District 3 Access, Utility, Sidewalk Closure and Special Event Permit Activity
Additional lane closure times and hours may be necessary to expedite all phases of work to keep all projects on schedule; all work performed weather permitting. Real-time traffic information available at md511.org or 1-855-466-3511.

Purple Line related utility work-for information on construction activities, schedules and other updates, please visit

purplelinemd.com/construction. For immediate construction concerns, please email us at outreach@pltcllc.com or call the construction hotline at 240-424-5325.

 Washington Gas asphalt work at various locations in Montgomery County through late summer 2020. (Contact: Kevin Bates, 571-327- 6656) (UP) (3234)

MD 28 (Darnestown Road) at Quince Orchard Road. Water main installation. Single lane closures and north side sidewalk closures, overnight, Tuesday through Friday 9 p.m. 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Ed Duafala, 202-689-9309) (UP)

MD 28 (Montgomery Avenue) between Wisconsin Avenue and Waverly Street. Utility work. Eastbound full lane closures, Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through summer 2020. Jones Bridge Road will be utilized as one of the detours. (Contact: Anna Nazarova at anazarova@flippo.com or 202-437-2702) (UP)

MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) from Reedie Drive to Price Avenue. Verizon lambert work. Northbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Carl Scheider, 443-750-0653) (UP) (SHA-3-MO-3232-18)

MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) from Hewitt Avenue to Ralph Road. WSSC water main replacement. Southbound double lane closures Monday through Friday 24 hours a day through summer 2020. (Contact: Carlos Costa, 240-462-8788) (UP)

MD 108 (Olney Laytonsville Road) at 3415 Olney Laytonsville Road. Sidewalk and WSSC sewer upgrades. 24/7 sidewalk closures on MD 108 from MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) to the Courts at Olney Commercial Complex through late summer 2020. (Contact: Geremy Chelius, 631- 827-2838) (UP)

MD 118 (Germantown Road) from Aircraft Drive to I-270 Exit Ramp. Pavement Improvements.  Southbound single lane losures, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Saturday through Sunday through summer 2020. (Contact: James Kisner, 240-372- 1733) (UP)

MD 185 (Connecticut Avenue) southbound and I 495 outer loop of the beltway at various locations. Drainage, slope repair, concrete, and asphalt work. Single lane closures Sunday through Saturday 24 hrs. through summer 2020. (Contact: Ryan Graham, 301-252-3574) (MO1865177) (UP)

MD 185 (Connecticut Avenue) from Kensington Parkway to Jones Bridge Road. Electrical infrastructure work. Intermittent single northbound and southbound lane closures, weekdays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and overnight, Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Tami Watkins, PEPCO, twatkins@pepco.com, 202-872- 3590) (UR4MO59321)

MD 187 (Old Georgetown Road) from Executive Boulevard to Nicholson Lane. Verizon conduit installation. Northbound and southbound triple lane closures Sunday through Thursday, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Kyle Kern, 301-343- 5493) (UP) (MO-006-19-DO)

MD 187 (Old Georgetown Road) from Executive boulevard to Tilden Lane. Water valve replacement. Southbound single lane closure, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Friday through Saturday through summer 2020. (Contact: Leroy Bright, 202-580-9776) (UP) (SHA-3-3235-18)

MD 187 (Old Georgetown Road) and Commerce Lane and MD 187 Intersections (Old Georgetown Road) and Woodmont Avenue. Bruce and Merrilees slotted conduit installation and water valve operation. Northbound single lane closures overnight from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. and during the day 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Joe Fowler (day shift supervisor) 443-299- 7235; George Covert (night shift supervisor) 724-714-9763) (UP) (MO8695285)

MD 190 (River Road) from Gary Road to Chapel Road. Water main replacement. Eastbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sundays through summer 2020. (Contact: Will Kennedy, 785- 341-8760) (UP) (MO-1097-18)

MD 190 (River Road) at Keokuk Street. Emergency PEPCO work. Eastbound and westbound single lane closures, 24 hours a day, Monday through Friday through summer 2020. (Contact: Tami Watkins, 202- 872-3590, twatkins@pepco.com) (UP)

MD 190 (River Road) at MD 189 (Falls Road). WSSC excavation to repair valve. Eastbound single lane closure, overnight, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Thursday through Friday through summer 2020. (Contact: Tim Riddle, 301-575-7953) (UP) (3-3235-18)

MD 190 (River Road) at MD 189 (Falls Road). WSSC excavation to repair valve. Eastbound single lane closure, overnight, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Thursday through Friday through summer 2020. (Contact: Tim Riddle, 301-575-7953) (UP) (3-3235-18)

MD 192 (Metropolitan Avenue) from 10542 Metropolitan Avenue to 10500 Saint Paul Street. Utility Upgrade installation. Full closures with local access only through late summer 2020. (Contact: Paul Lavanish, 334-221-3225, plavanish@wohlsen.com) (UP)

MD 193 (University Boulevard West)  from MD 586 (Veirs Mill Road) to Valley View Avenue. Building demolition. Westbound single lane closures and sidewalk closures, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday through late summer 2020. (Contact: Steve Lukaczer, 240-627- 9431) (AP) (SHA-3-MO-0889-19-DO)

MD 193 (University Boulevard West)  from MD 586 (Veirs Mill Road) to Valley View Avenue. Building demolition. Westbound single lane closures and sidewalk closures, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday through late summer 2020. (Contact: Steve Lukaczer, 240-627- 9431) (AP) (SHA-3-MO-0889-19-DO)

MD 198 (Fort Mead Road) at Layfayette Road. Water main installation. Eastbound and westbound triple lane closures, overnight, Monday through Friday, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Hossein Pezeshkan, 301-933-2249) (UP) (PG-0033-18)

MD 320 (Piney Branch Drive) from Barron Street to Kodiak Drive. Rod and underground ID placement. Eastbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: James Curtin, 301-356-3893) (UP) (SHA-3-MO- 0096-20)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) between Cedar Lane and Jones Bridge Road. Montgomery County BRAC project. Weekdays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., overnight Sunday through Thursday 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. and occasional weekend lane closures, Friday at 8 p.m. through Monday at  5 a.m. through late 2021. The dedicated right turn lane on westbound Jones Bridge Road to northbound Rockville Pike will be closed 24/7 through summer 2020. (Contact: Frank Kingsley, MCDOT BRAC Coordinator Frank.Kingsley@montgomerycountymd.gov, 240-372- 9949)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) from Tuckerman Lane to I-495. Inspection of aerial utilities. Northbound and southbound double lane closures, overnight, Sunday through Thursday 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Raymond Boissonneault, 410-227-6122) (UP) (MO- 1198-19-DO)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) from Beall Avenue to Veirs Mill Road. Innerduct placement between existing Verizon manholes. Southbound single lane closures Sunday through Thursday, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Carl Schneider, 443- 750-0653) (UP) (MO-1070-18)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) from Pookes Hill Road to Tuckerman Lane. WMATA work. Northbound and southbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday through late summer 2020. (Contact: Dustin Schicpp, 443-466-7742) (UP)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) from Church Street to Veirs Mill Road. Directional Boring Operation. Northbound and southbound double lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Wayne Bradshaw, 301-748-7828) (SHA-3-MO-0902) (UP)

MD 355 (N Frederick Avenue) from Chestnut Street to Montgomery Avenue. Verizon lambert work. Northbound double lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Randy Belmont, 301-356-2524) (UP) (3-3232-18)

MD 355 (N Frederick Road) from W Guide Drive to E Guide Drive. Verizon work. Northbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Carl Schneider, 443-750-0653) (UP) (SHA-3-MO-3232-18)

MD 355 (S Frederick Avenue) from Cedar Avenue to Frederick County line. Deep inlet cleaning. Northbound and southbound double lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday through summer 2020. (Contact: Floyd Ford, 443-734-4317) (UP) (437P31421)

MD 355 (North Frederick Road) project related utility work at various locations along entire roadway. Northbound and southbound single lane closures, overnight, 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Friday through summer 2020. (Contact: Jose Sandoval, 301-599-1008) (UR4MO536)

MD 355 (Frederick Road) from Cool Brooke Lane to Stringtown Road. Water line installation and tie-in. Northbound and southbound double lane closures, overnight, Sunday through Thursday 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Dominic Pope, 410-833-9822) (UP) (SHA-3-MO-0891-19-DO)

MD 355 (Frederick Road) from Greenbrook Road to Millstone Manor Lane. Placing maintenance of traffic/traffic markings. Northbound and southbound single lane closures, overnight, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Saturday through summer 2020. (Contact: John Carver, 410- 984-0637) (AP) (09-AP-MO-002-17)

MD 355 (Frederick Road) from Shady Grove Road to Paramount Drive. Verizon work. Southbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Carl Schneider, 443-750-0653) (UP) (SHA-3-MO-3232-18)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) at Rosemont Drive. Waterline replacement. Northbound left and center lane closures and southbound left turn lane closures (only close two lanes in one direction at a time), overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Carlos Batista 703-929-2114) (UP) (MO0004-17)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) from Tuckerman Lane to Grosvenor Lane. Verizon work. Northbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through late summer 2020. (Contact: Carl Schneider, 443-750-0653) (SHA-3-MO-3232-18) (UP)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) from Park Lane to Beall Avenue. Test pitting for utilities. Northbound lanes and shoulder closure, overnight, 9 p.m. through 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Michael Markis 571-437-1201) (UP) (MO0149-18)

MD 355 (Frederick Avenue) at Rosemont Drive. Water line replacement. Southbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 pm to 5 am Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Carlos Batista, 703-929-2114) (UP) (MO-0004-17)

MD 355 (Wisconsin Avenue) at 7900 Wisconsin Avenue. Installation of new crosswalks and sidewalks. West sidewalk and single right lane closure on Wisconsin Avenue between Chase Avenue and Maple Avenue through fall 2020. (Contact: James Herbert, 202-590-7352, jherbert@plazaconstruction.com) (UP)

MD 355 (Wisconsin Avenue) between MD 187 (Old Georgetown Road) and Montgomery Avenue. Crane operation. Single southbound lane closure, overnight, 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. Saturday through Sunday through summer 2020. (Contact: Shon Thomas, 240-302-3099) (AP)

MD 355 (Wisconsin Avenue) from 7351 Wisconsin Avenue to 7359 Wisconsin Avenue. Access permit related work. Right turn lane and sidewalk closure through summer 2020. All pedestrian traffic will be directed through overhead protection located in the turn lane. (Contact: Chris Smith, smith@stonebridge.us.com, 301-321-3202) (AP)

MD 355 (Wisconsin Avenue) from Commerce Lane to Middleton Lane. Long term sidewalk and curb lane closures through summer 2020. (Contact: Alex Paschalides, 410-365-4466) (UP) (MO-0896-18-DO)

MD 355 (Wisconsin Avenue) between Elm Street and Bethesda Avenue. Carr Properties building construction. Southbound single right lane closures through winter 2019. Sidewalk closures from Elm Street to 7220 Wisconsin Avenue through summer 2020. (Contact: David Chaconas, 202-303-3089) (AP)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) from Edmonston Drive to Talbot Street. Aerial Crossing work. Full northbound and southbound lane closures, overnight, Sunday through Thursday 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Randy Belmout 301-356-2524) (UP) (MO0487-18)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) from Wilson Drive to South Drive. Roadway Construction. Southbound double lane and shoulder closures, overnight, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Sara McAllimer 301-974-2478) (AP) (MO040-15)

MD 355 (Frederick Road) at Brink Road. Private/commercial intersection reconstruction project. Intermittent single lane closures on both roads with a flagging operation, weekdays, Monday through Friday, 9 p.m. to 3 p.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Mark Levendusky, Beazer Homes, 301-356-7909, mark.levendusky@beazer.com) (09 AP MO 002 17)

MD 355 (Frederick Road) from West Old Baltimore Road to Brink Road. Aerial road crossing and shoulder work. Southbound and northbound double lane closures, overnight, Monday through Friday 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: John Leshinski, 301- 305-3474) (UP) (MO-0703-18)

MD 355 (Frederick Road) from MD 124 (Montgomery Village Avenue) to Christopher Avenue. Air vacuum utility test pits. Northbound double lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: David Padgett, 443-378-8838) (UP) (MO-0176-19)

MD 355 (Frederick Road) from Central Avenue to Peony Drive. Sanitary sewer rehabilitation. Northbound and southbound double lane closures, overnight, Sunday through Thursday 9 pm to 5 am through summer 2020. (Contact: Jacob Pierce, 301-325-0678) (UP) (MO-1034-15)

MD 355 (Wisconsin Avenue) at Rosemont Drive. Water line replacement. Southbound double lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Carlos Batista 703-929-2114) (UP) (MO0004-17)

MD 355 (Rockville Pike) from Beall Avenue to Veirs Mill Road. Innerduct placement between existing Verizon manholes. Southbound single lane closures, Sunday through Thursday, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Carl Schneider, 443- 952-7009) (UP) (MO-1070-18)

MD 650 (New Hampshire Avenue) from Madre Street to Tunis Road. Aerial pipe placement. Northbound and southbound triple lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. through summer 2020. (Contact: Ronneshia Sheriff, 240-320- 5535) (UP) (SHA-MO-0199-20)

MD 650 (New Hampshire Avenue) at Poplar Avenue. Sewer manhole rehabilitation. Northbound double lane closures, overnight, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Alvan Smith, 301-204-4480) (UP) (SHA-3-3235-18)

US 29 (Colesville Road) from MD 97 (Georgia Avenue) to Mansion Drive. Verizon lambert work. Northbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Carl Schneider, 443-750-0653) (UP) (SHA-3-MO- 3232-18)

US 29 (Colesville Road) at Fenton Street. Bus pad work. Northbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Mike Hagan, 301- 252-0970) (UP) (18-AP-MO-013-19)

US 29 (Colesville Road) from Spring Street to MD 97 (Georgia Avenue). Full lane closures, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Saturday through Sunday through summer 2020. WSSC work. (Contact: Melanie Deggins, 301-206-8192) (UP) (UR4PG854)

I-270 from ramp 5 I-270 southbound to Ramp 4 I-270 northbound. Aerial duct overlash. Northbound and southbound full lane closures 12 a.m. to 12:20 a.m. Sundays through summer 2020. (Contact: Derek Thomas, 443-277-2589) (MO-0096-17) (UP)

I-270 at MD 28. Cable crossing for a utility project. Northbound and southbound 15-minute full lane closures Mondays starting at 12 a.m. through summer 2020. Maryland State Police will be on site to assist. (Contact: Derek Thomas, 443-277-2598) (UP)

I-270 at MD 28 (Montgomery Avenue) from southbound Ramp 5 to Northbound Ramp 4. Aerial duct overlash. 20-minute full lane closures starting at 12 a.m. Monday through Friday through summer 2020. (Contact: Derek Thomas, 443-277-2589) (UP) (MO-0096-18)

I-270 from MD 28 (Montgomery Avenue) to I-370. Geotechnical Drilling Investigation. Northbound single lane closures, overnight, 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday through summer 2020. (Contact: Ryan Laver, 717-441-2218) (UP) (SHA-3-MO-1093-19- DO)

 


Release ID: 20-149
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