Pedestrian bridge installation planned over Piney Branch Road

A portion of Piney Branch Road will be closed this weekend for roadwork. Graphic from Wikimedia Commons. The Maryland State Highway Administration will close a section of Piney Branch Road (MD 320) this weekend to install a new pedestrian bridge over the road at the intersection with Sligo Creek Parkway in Takoma Park. The closure will begin Friday (weather permitting) and all lanes are expected to be open on or before 5 a.m. Monday, June 5, according to a department press release. Drivers can follow the detour onto to MD 410 (Philadelphia Avenue) to Fenton Street, then to Wayne...

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