New Developments

For the past few years that has been 2 major construction developments that will effect our neighborhood. 

1. Berman Enterprises

New buildings are being constructed on Harkins Road adjacent to the IRS buildings. The new development is one of two four-story luxury apartment buildings, that will include retail stores and parking, as part of the Berman Enterprises. A meeting with Berman Enterprises is being scheduled for the company to get updates about the progress. 

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2. New Carrolton Metrorail Station Southside Joint Development Project


Metro is seeking feedback on the removal of Park & Ride lot 3 and the expansion of the bus loop and Kiss & Ride area at the New Carrollton Metrorail station for a joint development project.

About the Project

Metro is considering the redevelopment of Park & Ride lot 3 on the south side of the New Carrollton Metrorail station into a new office building and multifamily residential building with ground floor retail.

The proposed project concept by a private developer is anticipated to include:

  • Approximately 200,000 sq feet of office space

  • Approximately 250,000 sq feet of multifamily residential space

  • Approximately 20,000 sq feet of ground floor retail space

  • Parking garage for office and residential use, with approximately 100-300 spaces for Metrorail commuters

  • Expansion and upgraded design to the current bus loop

  • Expansion of current Kiss & Ride

  • Improved roadways to accommodate increased traffic flow

To implement this joint development project, the Park & Ride lot 3 would be eliminated and there would be some reconfiguration of Park & Ride lot 2. See the drawings below for details about the existing and proposed site plan:

New Carrollton existing configuration

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New Carrollton proposed plan

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Parking would still be available in the WMATA Park & Ride garage and other nearby facilities. View a list of other New Carrollton parking options.

If this project is approved by the WMATA Board of Directors, construction is projected to begin in early 2017.

The comment period is over. Feedback collected from the public about the proposal has been provided to WMATA's Board of Directors for final review and approval in early 2017


Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, gender, religion, disability or family status. Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact the project team at 202-962-2511 or TTY: 202-962-2033 at least 48 hours prior to the public hearing date.