Suitland Parkway and Forestville Road Pedestrian Crossing Improvement

Project Description

The work includes replacement of the existing traffic signal and installation of a safe pedestrian route that connects to the existing sidewalks and bus stops north and south of Suitland Parkway. The existing traffic signal system does not meet current design standards and does not have the capacity to incorporate synchronized pedestrian crossings. Work items include roadway excavation, curb and curb and gutter construction, concrete sidewalk, pipe culvert and inlet, detectable warning panels, pavement markings, signing, installation of a new traffic signal, and other miscellaneous work.

Key Project Dates


Advertisement: Winter 2017/2018
Construction: Summer 2018

Project Photos

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View of the existing intersection

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Close-up of the existing intersection - note lack of designated pedestrian crossing

Map showing general vicinity of project
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Project Details
Project # SUIT 1(2), 2(2)
Project Name Suitland Parkway and Forestville Road Pedestrian Crossing Improvement
Location Prince George's County, Maryland
FLMA or Partner(s): Suitland Parkway, US National Park Service
Status In design

Contact Information

Project Manager: John Wilson
Phone:703-404-6281
Email: John.S.Wilson@dot.gov

Federal Highway Administration
Eastern Federal Lands Highway Division
21400 Ridgetop Circle
Sterling, Virginia 20166