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Tuesday Morning Notes

by RestonNow.com June 19, 2018 at 9:00 am 6 Comments

First Look: Wegmans — Wegmans is coming to Brookfield Properties’ four million-square-foot redevelopment of the 36-acre Reston Crescent site. In a recently submitted proposed to Fairfax County, The first new building will feature an urban-style Wegmans resting underneath 380 apartment units. [Washington Business Journal]

Dump the pump — Local officials want drivers to dump the pump and hop onto public transit on Thursday. Are you up for the challenge? [Fairfax County Government]

Artificial intelligence 2.0 — “NCI Inc. is pushing to bring more artificial intelligence to government customers to help them boost efficiency and save money. The Reston contractor is starting to sell Shai, or Scaling Humans with Artificial Intelligence.” [Washington Business Journal]

Ken Plum fundraiser — The state delegate is raising money for his campaign. A breakfast-style fundraiser is slated for tomorrow with tickets ranging from $35 to $1,000 each. [Ken Plum]

Flickr pool photo by vantagehill

  • 30yearsinreston

    An free Ad for a Plum fundraiser?
    I’m calling the Electoral Commission

  • The Original Drive By Critic

    Dump The Pump?
    Not an ice cube’s chance in Hades.
    With the possible exception of an “on time” Metro train, the local transit system basically sucks most of the time. I’ll stick to my gas guzzling, carbon-spewing private automobile thanks, unless someone out there wants to buy me a brand new Tesla…
    This Drive By Critic is gonna keep driving, because he needs to get where he is going.

    • Mike M

      I’m not “ready for the challenge” either. Cost, convenience, and safety, they all count in my non-Socialism-obsessed universe.

  • Chuck Morningwood

    Wow. I want the BoS to dump the development. Do you think they’re up to the challenge?

    • 30yearsinreston


  • OneReally

    @RestonNow who else is having a fundraiser?


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