Takoma Transportation Improvements Project

February 6, 2012

Original Project Area

Locations

Blair Rd, Cedar St. and 4th St

Piney Branch Rd and Georgia Ave

Blair Rd and Piney Branch Rd

Blair Rd at Dahlia and 5th St

Blair Rd and Aspen St

North Capitol St at Chillum Pl and Kansas Ave

Aspen St between Georgia Ave and Blair Rd

Piney Branch Rd at Cedar St and 6th St

Blair Rd between Piney Branch Rd and Geranium St

Sandy Spring Rd between Van Buren and Maple St

9th St between Peadbody St and Rittenhouse St

Van Buren St between 1st St and Eastern Ave

Maple St between Sandy Spring Rd and Carroll St

Eastern Ave from Md line to Piney Branch Rd

 

9th St between Peabody St and Rittenhouse St

Work was completed as a part of another construction project

 

North Capitol St at Chillum Pl and Kansas Ave

Work has been completed under another construction project

 

Piney Branch Rd at Cedar St and 6th St

Work has been completed under another construction project

 

Blair Rd and Aspen St

Original proposal to add additional turn lane

Was not able to establish turn lane due to the ownership of Right-of-Way

Estimated milling and resurfacing of intersection Spring 2012

 

Sandy Spring Rd between Van Buren and Aspen St

Construction completed under Local Construction Project

 

Eastern Ave from Md line to Piney Branch Rd

Will be part of Local Construction Project

Estimated to begin in Summer 2012

 

Maple St between Sandy Spring Rd and Carroll St

Will be part of Local Construction Project

Estimated to begin in Summer 2012

 

Van Buren St between 1st St and Eastern Ave

Completed under another construction project

 

Piney Branch Rd and Georgia Ave

Construct a left turn lane on Piney Branch Rd for traffic headed in the northbound direction on Georgia Ave

This should improve the traffic operation and mobility in this intersection

Estimated completion of mid-Spring 2012

 

Blair Rd and Piney Branch Rd

Construct a left turn lane on Piney Branch Rd for traffic headed in the northbound direction on Blair Rd

This should improve the traffic operation and mobility in this intersection

Estimated completion of mid-Spring 2012

 

Blair Rd and Dahlia St and 5th St

Refurbish pavement markings in the intersection and add median

Estimated to begin Spring 2012

 

Aspen St between Georgia Ave and Blair Rd

Refurbish the pavement markings along this corridor and add curb extensions

Estimated to begin Spring 2012

 

Blair Rd between Piney Branch Rd and Geranium St

Milling and resurfacing of roadway has been completed

Currently discussing internally about sidewalk issues

 

Blair Rd, Cedar St and 4th St

Currently performing a Road Safety Audit (RSA)

Re-evaluating the safety of this intersection