Infrastructure Updates

APG Construction
Gates
  • 715 Gate Construction - In progress
  • Rt. 24 Gate in Edgewood Area - in progress
  • Rt. 22 Gate in Aberdeen Area - in progress
  • Aberdeen Boulevard Gate - Spring 09 (construction traffic only)
Buildings
  • 14.7 Million square feet of Building Space
  • Major Laboratory Buildings
  • Supercomputing Center
  • 8 Medical Research
  • 10 Chemical and Biological
  • 2 Physics
  • 5 Human Engineering
  • 1 Materiel Research
  • Experimental and Test Facilities
  • 42 Miles of Automotive Test Track
  • 196 Firing Positions
  • Roadway Simulator
Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) Intersection Community Improvements
  • Traffic Studies completed
  • Study area bounded by I-95 to the north, APG and/or the Chesapeake Bay to the south, MD 1523 to the west and MD 272 to the east
Under Construction Now
  • I-95/MD 24 Interchange improvements to include reconstructing portions of the existing I-95/MD 24 interchange and construction of a bridge and exit and entrance ramps that will upgrade the existing MD 24 and MD 924/Tollgate Road intersection to a grade-separated interchange.
Priority Intersections
Intersections prioritized based on proximity to APG and future traffic operations:
  • MD 715 at US 40 including Old Philadelphia Road (30% designed - no construction date set)
  • US 40 at MD 159/MD 7
  • MD 22 at Old Post Road
  • MD 22 at Beards Hill Road
  • US 40 at MD 155/MD 7A
  • MD 22 at MD 462
  • State Highway Administration (SHA) and Improvement Studies for BRAC at APG are available online
MDOT’s Near Term Actions
  • Transit - Improved bus service and access to rail
  • $126.3 Million for the MARC Growth and Investment Plan
  • MARC is moving forward with the purchase of 13 bi-level commuter coach cars
  • $5 Million for Edgewood MARC Station improvements
  • $2.6 Million for Aberdeen MARC Station Parking Expansion
  • $204,000 for Phase I of Aberdeen MARC Station Analysis and Multimodal Transit Center Feasibility Study
  • Community Services received funding for new commuter buses through the Economic Stimulus Package
  • BRAC Commuter Bus, federal employee shuttle and local bus improvements