Morning Notes

A wooden bridge to the Freeman Store and Museum in Vienna (photo by Amy Woolsey)

Feedback Sought on National Airport Noise — “Alexandria, Fairfax County and Prince George’s County have hired Vianair Consulting to spearhead a collaborative effort with members of the community and staff from various airport agencies to recommend changes to DCA airspace and flight procedures. Vianair is currently running a survey of residents south of DCA.” [ALXnow]

Gov. Youngkin Signs New State Budget — “Weeks of Virginia state budget drama ended Monday with pledges of bipartisan goodwill as the General Assembly passed a compromise two-year spending plan that boosts funding for education and other priorities without increasing taxes.” [Washington Post]

Foo Fighters Singer Shouts Out Fairfax County Roots — “@foofighters Dave Grohl shops at Tysons too! Superstar and DC-area local Dave Grohl was honored [on May 8 at] the @TheNationalMall’s Ball for the Mall. He gave shoutouts to @TysonsGalleria and to his mom who worked as a Fairfax County Public Schools teacher for 35 years.” [Washingtonian/Twitter]

Truck Traffic Ban Proposed for Lorton Roads — “The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is accepting public comments through June 10 regarding a proposed restriction of through truck traffic on Gunston Cove Road and Lorton Market Street from Richmond Highway to Lorton Road.” The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors requested a study by VDOT after residents “testified that trucks were speeding through the neighborhood.” [On the MoVe]

Hair Salon Coming to Annandale — “A salon and barbershop is coming to the old Tony Moly space next to the 7-Eleven on Hummer Road…A sign on the vacant storefront says Adela’s Salon and Barberia is coming soon. Tony Moly, a shop specializing in Korean cosmetics, opened in 2014 and closed last summer.” [Annandale Today]

Tennis Court Renovation Planned at Mason District Park — “Contractors will mobilize on site in early June, with work expected to begin on Wednesday, June 12. The project will include the replacement of old asphalt surfacing, fencing, gates, net posts and footers. New sealcoat, color coat and playing lines will also be applied to the courts.” [Fairfax County Park Authority]

County Attorney Honored for Affordable Housing Efforts — “Deputy County Attorney Cynthia Bailey was recently awarded the A. Robert Cherin Award by The Local Government Attorneys of Virginia…As the Deputy County Attorney, Ms. Bailey has steadfastly guided the Office’s legal efforts on affordable housing matters including public-private partnerships.” [FCRHA]

It’s Tuesday — Expect showers and potential thunderstorms after 5pm, accompanied by cloudy skies and a high of 72°F. There’s a 70% chance of precipitation. Tuesday night brings more showers, possibly a thunderstorm, with a low of 62°F and a 90% chance of precipitation. [NWS]

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