Project (MP14) Document or Notice Agency Seeking Comment/ Posting Notice Date Posted Closing Date
Adelphi Laboratory Center Master Plan Notice of availability of Environmental Assessment (EA) Department of the Army November 19, 2009 December 14, 2009
Description of Project
The Department of the Army has proposed a new Adelphi Laboratory Center (ALC) Real Property Master Plan, comprised of both long- and short-range components. The Environmental Assessment was prepared to evaluate the potential impacts associate with the implementation of the Master Plan at the ALC.

The ALC is located approximately 10 miles north of Washington, DC in Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties, with the majority of the facilities residing in Montgomery County.  The installation occupies 206 acres adjacent to the Hillandale Community, a commercial and residential suburb.  The ALC lies within one mile of both Interstate 495 and Interstate 95.

The EA also covers the Master Plan for the Blossom Point Research Facility located in Charles County, Maryland. The Blossom Point Research Facility is located outside the National Capital Region and is not subject to NCPC review.
Input Requested
Members of the public as well as local & federal agencies are encouraged to submit written comments.

Submit Comments to:
Julia Long
ALC Environmental Division Conservation Specialist
Adelphi Laboratory Center
2800 Powder Mill Road
Adelphi, MD 20783
(301) 394-3595

The NCPC point of contact is Cheryl Kelly, (202) 482-7291.

Commission Action Requested
Approval of Master Plan

Expected Date of NCPC Action

Historic Preservation (section 106) Consultation Process
Other Information
A printed copy is also available for review M-F 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM at NCPC, 401 9th Street, NW, Suite 500 North, Washington, DC. Call 202-482-7200 to set up an appointment.