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Silver Spring Transit Center Update

CRTW Ep188 Silver Spring Transit Center 11 22 13   YouTubeThe Paul Sarbanes Transit Center in Silver Spring is moving closer to completion and transfer to WMATA.

General Services Director David Dise says the last inspections are taking place as WMATA reviews the final punch list before taking over.

Dise says the transfer is expected in the next few weeks when WMATA will start training staff and operators.

Metro General Manager to Accept Silver Spring Transit Center

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Metro’s Board of Directors gave Interim General Manager Jack Requa the authority to accept the Silver Spring Transit Center from Montgomery County. On Thursday, Aug. 6, board members approved the measure that now allows Requa to make the decision to accept the facility. “The reason this is important is that, in order to accept the […]

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Silver Spring Transit Center Update

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The Paul Sarbanes Transit Center in Silver Spring is moving closer to completion and transfer to WMATA. General Services Director David Dise says the last inspections are taking place as WMATA reviews the final punch list before taking over. Dise says the transfer is expected in the next few weeks when WMATA will start training […]

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WMATA to Get Silver Spring Transit Center by Mid-July

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All remediation work at the Silver Spring Transit Center will be completed by the end of the week and the project will be handed over to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority by mid-July, the project manager told MyMCMedia Tuesday. According to David Dise, the county’s director of General Services, the project is in its final […]

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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)

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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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Krista Brick

About Krista Brick

Krista Brick is a multi-media journalist with Montgomery Community Media.

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