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Water Main Break Floods Portion of Montgomery Village Avenue

UPDATED Sept. 18, 6:30 a.m. Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) crews have repaired a water main break that flooded and closed a portion of Montgomery Village Avenue between Russell Avenue and Lost Knife Road. WSSC Spokesperson Lyn Riggins said the ten-inch break occurred at 801 Russell Avenue in Gaithersburg shortly after 6 p.m. on Sept. […]

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County Urges Residents to Participate in Car Free Day (Video)

International Car Free Day is a worldwide event that encourages the use of transit, biking and walking instead of driving. Montgomery County will join the metropolitan region and Commuter Connections in celebrating World Car Free Day on Monday, September 22. Commuters can pledge to go Car Free or Car Lite by going to www.carfreemetrodc.org. Montgomery […]

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ICC Resurfacing Project Begins Sept. 17

Periodic Road Closures Along ICC Begin April 30 2012 From Midnight To 5AM

The State Highway Administration is advising motorists that on Sept. 17, a resurfacing project begins on southbound I-95 in the vicinity of the ICC interchange. According to SHA officials, the work requires several weeks of overnight lane closures on southbound I-95 north of MD 198 and the ICC Interchange. The work is expected to continue […]

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Taxi Regulations (VIDEO)

Barwood is the biggest cab company in Montgomery County with more than 500 vehicles that are leased to independent contractors. But recently, some competition has made its way across the district line and it’s creating a bit of controversy. Susan Kenedy reports. Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local […]

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Colesville Depot Ground Breaking (VIDEO)

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Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett recently attended a groundbreaking for an expansion at the Colesville Highway Maintenance Depot. Take a look: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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Inside the Fence of the Silver Spring Transit Center Construction Site (VIDEO)

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The Silver Spring Transit Center is years behind schedule and has cost overruns into the millions. K.C.E. Structural Engineers President Allyn Kilsheimer, the guy in charge of making sure the structural deficiencies are fixed, gave MyMCMedia’s Krista Brick a look at the progress going on inside the fenced construction site.   Related:

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County’s David Dise on the Silver Spring Transit Center Repairs

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Montgomery County’s Director of General Services David Dise gives his view on the repairs being done to the Silver Spring Transit Center.   Related:

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Top Engineer on Silver Spring Transit Center Fix Gives His Take on the Project (VIDEO)

K.C.E. Structural Engineers President Allyn Kilsheimer talks about the fixes at the Silver Spring Transit Center in this MyMCMedia Extra. Here’s his take on WMATA’s concerns about the extensive repair work to the concrete at the center. And, Kilsheimer talks about what would have happened to the concrete prior to the fixes with a full […]

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Silver Spring Transit Center is Hub for Jack Hammers and Hard-Hat Workers for Now

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The much-maligned  Silver Spring Transit Center is a hub of activity but not with the planned buses and commuters, but rather with workers wielding hand-held jack hammers and epoxy guns trying to make the necessary repairs to get the building open. Montgomery County Director of General Services David Dise along with K.C.E. Structural Engineers President […]

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RideOn Schedule Changes

The Montgomery County Ride On bus system is adjusting schedule times on Sunday, September 7 for the following routes: Routes, 16, 25, 26, 43, 56, 58, 61, 70, 83 and 90. According to a news release, changes have been made so schedules more accurately reflect the actual travel times of buses along the routes. County […]

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