Purple Line Construction Updates in Montgomery County

Beginning on or about May 31, 2022, crews will add a 2nd crew to continue to advance underground utility relocation work.  The 2nd shift may take place from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday, with makeup days on Friday and Saturday, as needed. Work will occur within the long-term lane closure on Wayne Avenue between Dale Drive and Springvale Road. A noise waiver is in the process of being reviewed for activities related to the Purple Line project. For more information please review the noise waiver here. Comments can be made to the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection. Instructions and contact information are located on the noise waiver page.

Beginning on or about June 12, 2022, Bonifant Street (East) will be closed to vehicular traffic between Georgia Avenue and Fenton Street for up to 4 consecutive nights. Work may take place 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., weather permitting. At least one sidewalk will be maintained for pedestrian access to Bonifant Street during the road closure.

Beginning on or about May 22, 2022, resurfacing of Piney Branch Road between Arliss Street and University Boulevard will take place through the end of May. Work will occur in two shifts, weekdays and weekends. Temporary lane closures and uneven surfaces will occur during this effort.

Crews continue utility relocations on University Boulevard (MD 193) between Piney Branch Road and Riggs Road through June. Temporary lane closures may occur 7 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. weekdays and weekends, as needed.

Beginning on or about May 22, 2022, crews will begin utility relocations at the intersection of University Boulevard (MD 193) and New Hampshire Avenue (MD 650). Work will take place overnight weekdays and as needed, weekends through June, weather permitting. Temporary lane closures may occur 11:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m., with a minimum of one lane in each direction on University Boulevard (MD 193) and New Hampshire Avenue (MD 650) maintained around the work zone. Access to local businesses will be maintained. Pedestrian detours will be implemented on an as-needed basis.

Photo and information courtesy of PurpleLineMD

Recent Stories

Earlier this year we let you know that Planet Fitness announced it will be opening new locations at 6881 New Hampshire Ave. in Takoma Park (now open) and 2201 Randolph Rd….

We have a Flood Watch in effect from Sunday afternoon through late Sunday night for SE Montgomery County, DC, SE Howard County, Prince George’s County and most of Northern Va….

Thai Cottage Bistro is now open at 9613-G Medical Center Dr in Rockville,  taking over the space that was previously home to Oishii Bluefin.

Sydney Montgomery, a graduate of Clarksburg High School who has helped over 7,ooo students with the college and law school admissions process, has been listed in this year’s 30 Under…

So What Else Indoor Vintage Event

SATURDAY 12/9/23 Join us for the ultimate year-end celebration of art, vintage finds, and fashion at CNXN.WORLD's Art & Vintage Event! Sponsored by So What Else, Inc. We will be hosting a hygiene product drive as well! Please bring items like soap, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant, and more to donate and make a difference. Sign up for a chance to WIN a $40 credit you can use towards any purchase at the event! We've got food, drinks, and more prizes during the event! Vendor Lineup: @thefoundrymd @poetic_sole @on2thenext_vntg @fleetwoodmarket @anatething @bimdayz @thriftlifeadvintage @yester_dayz @bratty_couture @camryncurtiss @crushthrifts @888deadgirl @ken_blendz @misfitbodega @mando.nc @mozartsthriftshop @seamslikenew @skuffstore @the.crucial.cookie @sowhatelsehelps Saturday, December 9th, 20231:30 PM to 6:00 PM4924 Wyaconda Rd, North Bethesda, MD 20852. See you there!


Subscribe to our mailing list