The Riverdale Park Station Shuttle is now in service! The shuttle, which is free of charge to ride, services Riverdale Park Station, Prince George’s Plaza Metro Station and College Park Metro Station with breezy 15 minute headways between each stop. The shuttle is a great alternative to driving to and from Riverdale Park Station during peak traffic hours, running every weekday from 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. It does not run on weekends, however. At Riverdale Park Station, the shuttle stops on Van Buren St. adjacent to Bear Square behind Whole Foods and around the corner from Starbucks. You can catch the shuttle at College Park Station at the left bus bay and at…
Some of Riverdale Park Station’s most anticipated amenities will be open to the public this year. Prince George’s County’s first Whole Foods anticipates to open its doors in the spring. The grocery store is wrapping up its interior fitout process and will be serving the community within weeks. Additionally, the new hiking/biking trail, which traces the historic Washington-Laurel Trolley route, has been submitted to the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission(M-NCPPC) for a safety review and will open with the Commission’s approval. Meanwhile, construction on the bridge crossing over the CSX railroad tracks is underway and scheduled to open in the fourth quarter of 2017. Be sure to check back soon with more updates and announcements!