Kenwood Park Community Sidewalk Proposal

The Kenwood Park Community Sidewalk Proposal offers for examination and testimony the potential installation of a 5-foot-wide, ADA-compliant, concrete sidewalk in the County’s public right of way along the following roadways in Bethesda, Maryland:

  • the south side of Durbin Road from the existing sidewalk at Bradley Boulevard to Hopewood Street;
  • the north, odd-numbered side of Lenox Road from Millwood Road to Whittier Boulevard;
  • the west, even-numbered side of Millwood Road from Plainview Road to Goldsboro Road;
  • the west, even-numbered side of Kenhill Road from Durbin Road to Highboro Drive;
  • the northeast, odd-numbered side of Highboro Drive from Kenhill Road to Whittier Drive

The Kenwood Park sidewalk proposal was issued on January 18, 2023. A virtual public hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, March 1, 2023 at 7 p.m. The Hearing Record will remain open through Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at 5 p.m., after which a final decision on the proposed installations will be made.

Join Us at the Virtual Public Hearing!

The Virtual Public Hearing for the Kenwood Park Community Sidewalk Proposal will be held on Wednesday, March 1, 2023, at 7:00 p.m., to present the project scope, obtain community testimony and answer questions. The hearing will be virtual due to the COVID-19 pandemic; you can join us through your computer or by telephone.

Please register in advance to attend the hearing via the online registration form (click here) . On the morning of Wednesday, March 1, 2023, you will receive an email providing the meeting link, passcode, and connection instructions for signing in and using the internet-based virtual platform.

We look forward to your participation. If you require special accommodations to participate in the hearing or to view materials, please contact the Sidewalk Program’s Planning Specialist, Lori Jean Main, via email at .

Written Testimony Carries the Same Weight as Oral Testimony

The County welcomes your feedback. Public input adds to the success of any public infrastructure project as it allows the County to understand the concerns of the community. You may submit your written testimony any time between now and the close of the Hearing Record on March 29, 2023 at 5 p.m. Please email your testimony to Ms. Main at her above email address. Please be sure to include your name and property address on all email correspondence.

Sidewalk Program
Division of Transportation Engineering
100 Edison Park Drive, 4th FL
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878

Robert Gonzales, Sidewalk Section Chief
Geary “Rick” Holley, Field Supervisor
Juan Berrios, Construction Representative
Lori Jean Main, Planning Specialist

Please note that due to COVID-19, we are currently teleworking. Our phones are operational and we welcome any questions or comments you may have. Stay safe and well!

Thank You!

Area Map

Area Map
Proposed sidewalks are shown in red and existing sidewalks in blue