Metropolitan Branch Trail Phase 2A

This project includes the extension and construction of an asphalt shared use path along with concrete sidewalks, curb and gutter, ramps, and a stairwell. There will be full depth roadway construction along with the resurfacing of the existing pavement. The project also includes grading, drainage, and installation of storm drainage structures. A new two span through girder bridge with a micropile pier approximately 200 feet long will be constructed over US 29 (Georgia Avenue). There will be extensive, mutli-stage maintenance of traffic within this corridor along with the implementation of signing, lighting and luminaires, landscaping and fencing.

pedestrian bridge over US 29 in silver spring
Existing Pedestrian Bridge over US29
Existing Pedestrian Bridge at Selim Road in SIlver Spring
Existing Pedestrian Bridge at Selim Road

Metropolitan Branch Trail Phase 2A is scheduled to begin on or about Fall 2023. The lane closure period for this project will be from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Monday through Friday.

Contact Us

Montgomery County Department of Transportation
Division of Transportation Engineering
100 Edison Park Drive, 4th Floor
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Michelle Haley - Area Engineer 
Phone: 240-278-2292

Michael Mitchell - Project Designer
Phone: 240-777-7262

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