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Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Blasting scheduled for Medical Center Metro/Walter Reed tunnel project this morning
An underground controlled blast is scheduled for this morning, February 27, between 11:00 AM and noon along Rockville Pike, in front of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and the Medical Center Metro station, according to Phil Alperson, BRAC coordinator for Montgomery County. The blasting is related to a BRAC pedestrian tunnel project that runs beneath the road (see diagram above for exact location). Another blast is scheduled for this Friday, March 2, between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM.