US 29 South Corridor Advisory Committee

(From Capital Beltway to Silver Spring Transit Center)

Corridor Advisory Committees (CACs) were created in 2015 as part of the Montgomery County Department of Transportation’s (MCDOT) planned Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) service on US 29 from the Burtonsville to downtown Silver Spring. The US 29 South CAC represents the area south of I-495, The Capital Beltway. The committee is made up of residents, business owners, and other stakeholders along the corridor.  The CAC meetings allow MCDOT to both give updates on the project to members of the community and to gather feedback from stakeholders along this portion of the corridor. Upcoming CAC meeting times and locations for the US 29 Central CAC can be found in the News and Upcoming Events section of this page. The public is welcome to attend and observe the committee discussions.

For more information on this corridor, see the US 29 BRT Project Page, the CAC Overview Page, and the Countywide Transit Corridors Functional Master Plan.


Corey Pitts
Office phone number: (240) 777-7217
Email address:

News and Information

Meeting Documents

CAC Meeting #17 (Tuesday, October 16th 2018)

CAC Meeting #16 (Wednesday, June 6th 2018)
CAC Meeting #15 (Wednesday, March 7th 2018)

CAC Meeting #14 (Wednesday, November 1st 2017)
CAC Meeting #13 (Tuesday, September 19th 2017)
CAC Meeting #12 (Monday, July 10th 2017)
CAC Meeting #11 (Tuesday, May 23rd 2017)
CAC Meeting #10 (Monday, April 3rd 2017)
CAC Meeting #9 (Tuesday, January 31st 2017)

CAC Meeting #8 (Monday, September 26 th 2016)

CAC Meeting #7 (Thursday, July 14 th 2016)

CAC Meeting #6 (Tuesday, May 24 th 2016)

CAC Open House (Monday, February 1 st, 2016)

FAQ (document that compiled common questions (with answers) occurring in member comments leading up to the open house)

Draft Preliminary Purpose and Need Document (while this document was not distributed at the meeting due to its length, it was the subject of the meeting, so for the reader’s convenience it is linked here for reference)

CAC Meeting #5 (Thursday, December 2 th, 2015)

CAC Meeting #4 (optional) (Thursday, September 10 th, 2015)
CAC Meeting #3 (Tuesday, June 2 nd 2015)
CAC Meeting #2 (Tuesday, March 31 st 2015)

  • Agenda
  • Presentation
  • Map of existing transit operations (high resolution: 1 MB)
  • Map of existing typical sections (high resolution: 0.9 MB)
  • Map of existing bicycle and pedestrian facilities (high resolution: 0.9 MB)
  • Meeting summary

CAC Meeting #1 (February 28 th 2015)


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