The Highway Blog

604, 2020

We Need Your Help!

During this unprecedented time, many small businesses and their employees are hurting.  There are many stimulus packages, grants, loans, and incentives being offered that will help, but still many will lose the quality of life [...]

1303, 2020

Community Letter from SFDC’s new Executive Director

I recently accepted the position as Director of the Southeast Fairfax Development Corporation and moved from Richmond, Virginia to the Richmond Highway Corridor.  I have spent the better part of the last decade working in [...]

601, 2020

We Attend, So You Don’t Have To!

With apologies to our local newspaper, which used to publish a regular column summarizing a certain television show, so you didn’t have to watch it yourself.  This is the time of year when many organizations [...]

312, 2019

Opportunity Richmond Highway!

By: SFDC Executive Director, Edythe Kelleher Good news from economist Jeannette Chapman (Stephen S. Fuller Institute, George Mason University) and researcher Dan Fulton (Fulton Research): They do NOT anticipate an economic downturn anytime soon. Their expectation [...]

3010, 2019

The Highway of Cool

By: Tom Shaw This story was first published on August 15, 2008, Washington Business Journal “On Site Magazine.” With this history being considered for BRT branding, we thought it appropriate to repost this article. Steeped [...]

1610, 2019

The Unstoppable March of Change

By: Edythe Kelleher The Jewish High Holidays are upon us, making me think of what next year will hold. One prayer points out how much easier it would be to repeat the previous year. Even [...]