Monday Morning Rundown

Sculpture at the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival

Are Silver Line’s TIFIA Funds In Danger? — The Silver Line Phase 2 is counting on $1.9 billion in federal TIFIA loans to cover costs. But are those funds in danger due to U.S. Highway Trust Program bankruptcy? One report predicts the HTP will be out of money by August. [Reston 2020]

Nominate A Super Volunteer — Nominations for the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Barbara Varon Volunteer Award are being accepted through June 10. The annual award honors dedication to improving the community through volunteer service honors the memory of Barbara Varon, former Chairman of the Fairfax County Electoral Board. [Fairfax County]

Phase 2 Info For YouPhase 2 of the Reston Master Plan Special Study is about to get underway. This will look at the future redevelopment of Reston’s neighborhoods, village centers and other areas. Want to get a head start on knowing what it is all about? Check out the Fairfax County Channel 16 cable show, Connecting with Supervisor Hudgins.  This edition features County Planners Faheem Darab and Richard Lambert, along with Phase 1 chairman Patty Nicoson. The broadcast is available on demand to your computer. [Fairfax County]

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The Reston Town Center Association is among the five honorees selected by ArtsFairfax for its 2021 Arts Awards, an annual celebration of Fairfax County’s arts community. ArtsFairfax, a nonprofit that…

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