The proposed Purple Line project from New Carrollton to Bethesda is planned to run along University Boulevard, just south of the Cool Spring Terrace neighborhood. A proposed station is at the intersection of Campus Drive and Adelphi Road.
Residents of Cool Spring Terrace are following the Purple Line project with great interest.
The main website for the Purple Line project is:
On October 25, 2014, invited representatives from the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) to our bi-monthly meeting. At this meeting, the MTA presented an overview of the Purple Line light rail project with a focus on the University Boulevard station areas, project status update and Purple Line next steps.
On June 29, 2015, Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett appeared in an 18-minute segment on the Kojo Nnamdi show (WAMU) program.