The Highway Blog

708, 2018

Social Media Week Fairfax

It’s no secret that Fairfax County and the Metro DC region is thriving in the world of startups and technology, which makes the DMV the perfect place for Social Media Week Fairfax. Social Media Week [...]

108, 2018

Business On Tap! Entrepreneurship workshop for veterans at Fairwinds Brewing Sept 4

(Photo credit: Fairwinds Brewing Company Facebook page) Business on Tap. A MasterClass series in entrepreneurship for the military community. The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce Veterans Committee in conjunction with the Veterans Business Outreach Center at Community [...]

1107, 2018

BRT Phases 1 and 2 DRAFT Project Document Available

The Northern Virginia Transportation Authority released a draft document detailing an approximate timeline for the first two phases of the construction of the bus rapid transit lane. Right of way acquisition is scheduled to begin [...]

2706, 2018

EMBARK Richmond Highway WINS Prestigious Planning Award!

Fairfax County’s Embark Richmond Highway Plan Wins Prestigious Planning Award Fairfax County’s ambitious planning effort called Embark Richmond Highway won the 2018 Commonwealth Plan of the Year Award from the American Planning Association’s Virginia Chapter. Embark is a [...]

1806, 2018

Retail week kicks off in Occoquan!

Retail Week hosted by the Community Business Partnership kicked off today in Occoquan with "Day 1: Make it Happed All Year Round! What are you doing to keep the foot traffic flowing into your store [...]

1506, 2018

Made in Fairfax: Small Scale Production

Furniture, custom jewelry, textiles, baking, coffee roasting and 3D printing -these are all examples of the kinds of artisanal manufacturing and small-scale production that are on rise, bring new vibrancy to the communities where they [...]