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South Drive at Old Georgetown Road to Re-open on October 5

Beginning on Monday, October 5, the South Drive at Old Georgetown Road entrance/exit will re-open from 6am – 10am on weekdays (holidays excluded).

As a reminder, the North Drive at Rockville Pike entrance and Gateway Vehicle Inspection Facility remain closed. All other vehicle and pedestrian access follows the normal operating schedule found at:

In addition, motorists should be aware that the intersection at Center Drive and Convent Drive (near the Northwest Childcare Center) will be closed due to ongoing underground utility work. Access to/from the Center Drive at Old Georgetown Road entrance/exit will remain open, but traffic will be diverted onto a temporary bypass roadway. The detour will last 3-4 weeks, from mid-October to mid-November.

For questions regarding this message, please contact the ORS Information Line at or 301-594-6677. TTY is available at 301-435-1908.

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