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Chevy Chase Circle


Chevy Chase Circle

Chevy Chase Circle
The Francis Griffith Newlands Memorial Fountain at the center of Chevy Chase Circle
Washington, DC and Chevy Chase, MD
Roads at
MD 185
Connecticut Avenue NW
Western Avenue
Chevy Chase Parkway NW
Magnolia Parkway
Various other local roads
Type: Traffic circle
Maintained by: DDOT, MDSHA

Chevy Chase Circle is a traffic circle straddling the border of Chevy Chase, Washington, D.C. and Chevy Chase, Maryland. The circle sits upon the convergence of Western Avenue, Grafton Street, Magnolia Parkway, Chevy Chase Parkway NW, and Connecticut Avenue (signed as Maryland Route 185 in Maryland). In the center of the circle is a fountain dedicated to Representative and Senator Francis Griffith Newlands of Nevada.[1][2]

See also


External links

  • Chevy Chase Circle in its youth
  • Three Things That Happened at Chevy Chase Circle

Coordinates: 38°58′3.40″N 77°4′37.74″W / 38.9676111°N 77.0771500°W / 38.9676111; -77.0771500

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