Friday Morning Rundown

Workings put finish touches on Silver Line station/Credit: Metro

Toll Lanes For I-66? — State transportation officials are looking into toll lanes in addition to free lanes on I-66 outside the Beltway as a way to manage traffic. The plan would include lanes from Vienna to Haymarket. It would not go into effect until 2017. [WJLA]

A Little Jazz At The Airport — Reagan National and Dulles International Airports will be holding live jazz afternoon concerts through August. [MWAA]

Helping Dogwood’s Garden Grow – Employees at BB&T recently helped Reston’s Dogwood Elementary School build a teaching garden. [FCPS]

Rain Runoff Or $2.9 Billion Fountain? — During the recent heavy rainstorms, water has been spilling over the sides of the elevated Silver Line tracks at Tysons Corner. [The Tysons Corner]

Photo of finishing touches at Silver Line station/Credit: Metro

Recent Stories

The Town of Vienna has now committed about a third of the $7 million bequeathed by late councilmember Maud Robinson for building sidewalks to specific projects. As of Aug. 2,……

Read more…

While school doesn’t officially start until Aug. 22, The Water Mine at Lake Fairfax will wind its summer operations down a week early this year, beginning Monday (Aug. 18). The…

Morning Notes

People walk by Caffi Field, a football field in Vienna (staff photo by Angela Woolsey) Driver in Fatal Franconia Crash Charged With Manslaughter — Sara Flores, 20, of Lorton was…


Subscribe to our mailing list