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Fairfax County experiences slow financial growth

It's a fiscal sign of the times. One of the D.C. area's largest, wealthiest counties is feeling the financial squeeze again this year.

Sunday - 01/13/2013, 07:55am EST

Tags: Fairfax County, County Board of Supervisors, gas tax, kathy stewart

Fairfax supervisors want workers to kick the habit

Fairfax County is debating policies that would encourage county employees to stop smoking in an effort to improve workers' health and reduce health care costs.

Tuesday - 12/11/2012, 05:10pm EST

Tags: Gerry Hyland, smoking, health care, Affordable Care Act, Hank Silverberg

Local governments warned to consider cuts as 'fiscal cliff' approaches

The clock continues to tick towards Jan. 1, 2013 when a mandatory 10 percent cut in the federal budget is scheduled to kick in.

Wednesday - 10/10/2012, 04:38pm EDT

Tags: Frank Principi, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments,

Survey asks Fairfax Co. residents how to fund roads

Fairfax County needs $3 billion over the next 10 years to build and maintain local roads because of cutbacks in state and federal funding.

Wednesday - 10/10/2012, 04:56am EDT

Tags: Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, road work, Hank Silverberg, taxes

Fairfax County aims to change game for commuters

Fairfax County is moving quickly on transportation projects and the head of the county board of supervisors says it should all pay off for commuters.

Wednesday - 08/08/2012, 05:56am EDT

Tags: Beltway Express Lanes, Adam Tuss, 95 Express Lanes

Bulova praises Dominion's response to storm in Va.

Dominion Virginia Power's response to Friday's storm is earning praise from Fairfax County's top elected official.

Monday - 07/02/2012, 05:43pm EDT

Tags: Dominion

Battle brewing over control of Va. transit funding

There's another power struggle in Virginia over how tax dollars are being spent on mass transit.

Monday - 06/18/2012, 03:53pm EDT

Tags: Northern Virginia Transportation Commission, Bob McDonnell, Sean Connaughton, Hank Silverberg, transportation, Commonwealth Transportation Board

Cost estimate for Dulles Rail Project on target

A big step forward for the Dulles Rail Project Tuesday, as Metro riders could be on a train to the Airport in just a few years.

Tuesday - 03/06/2012, 03:43pm EST

Tags: Dulles rail project, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, Pat Nowakowski, sprawl & crawl, Adam Tuss,

Gov. outlines caveats to $150M Dulles Rail funding

The head of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors is confident that disagreements over the funding deal for the first phase of the Dulles Rail project will be worked out.

Monday - 01/09/2012, 04:51am EST

Tags: Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, Gov. Bob McDonnell, Dulles rail project

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