The Highway Blog

805, 2018

Wednesday May 9: Richmond Highway Widening Funding Public Meeting

Note to readers: Recommended talking points and suggestions for commentary can be found at the end of this email. Fairfax County and the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) will hold two public meetings to present and seek public [...]

2004, 2018

Opportunity Work Zones Announced! Richmond Highway nominated to receive four tracts!

Richmond Highway in Fairfax County, Virginia has been nominated by Governor Ralph Northam to receive four Opportunity Work Zone tracts as part of the Federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Click here to [...]

904, 2018

Embark Planning Process Highlights SFDC’s Role

SFDC President Mark Viani wrote an editorial in the April 4, 2018 edition of the Mount Vernon Gazette highlighting SFDC's critical role in the Embark Richmond Highway planning process. "Over the course of two and [...]

604, 2018

Richmond Highway Widening: Superstreet rejected, other issues still pending

Superstreet rejected, other issues still pending By Edythe Kelleher, Executive Director The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) held its third community meeting regarding the Richmond Highway Widening Project the evening of Wednesday, April 4, 2018 [...]

204, 2018

Bus Rapid Transit Public Meetings

Fairfax County Government Statement: Fairfax County Kicks Off Public Information Meetings on the Richmond Highway Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project Fairfax County will hold two public information meetings on the Richmond Highway Bus Rapid Transit [...]

2803, 2018

Northern Virginia Transportation Coalition Statement on Importance of Securing Sustainable Metro Funding

The Northern Virginia Transportation Coalition issued the following statement in regard to legislation that moves critical funding form the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) to WMATA (SFDC is a signatory): The Northern Virginia Transportation Coalition [...]