Release Date: June 23,2015

SHA ANNOUNCES HALFWAY MILESTONE FOR UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD BRIDGE PROJECT IN SILVER SPRING

All Traffic to Shift onto Westbound MD 193 Next Week; Drivers Should Be Aware of New Traffic Patterns

(June 16, 2015) – The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) State Highway Administration (SHA) has completed one-half of the $9.6 million MD 193 (University Boulevard) bridge replacement project in Silver Spring. Crews recently finished the new westbound side of the bridge, which carries University Boulevard over I-495 (Capital Beltway), and will shift all traffic onto the new structure to reconstruct the 2nd half of the bridge.
   
Nighttime Work and Daytime Single Lane Closures Scheduled; Motorists Should Plan Extra Travel Time and Remain Alert for Work Crews

(May 26, 2015) – The Maryland Department of Transportation's State Highway Administration (SHA) crews are working on two major construction projects on MD 410 (East West Highway) in Montgomery County. The pair of safety and resurfacing projects will improve MD 410 between MD 355 (Wisconsin Avenue) and MD 185 (Connecticut Avenue) in Bethesda and between Carey Lane and Fenton Street in Silver Spring. Weather permitting, this nearly $5 million investment for MD 410 will be complete by the end of the year.