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Study: Extend Metro or build light-rail to Ft. Belvoir?

It's a 25-mile stretch connecting Quantico, Ft. Belvoir and the Capital Beltway. Now a study is underway to look at U.S. Route 1 from Virginia 123 north to the Beltway.

Saturday - 10/12/2013, 08:47am EDT

Tags: U.S. Route 1, Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transit, Amy Inman, Virginia Department of Transportation, Capital Beltway, Va. 123, Coalition for Smarter Growth, Stewart Schwartz, Ari Ashe, State Senator Toddy Puller, State Del. Scott Surovell

Purple Line among O'Malley announcements Monday

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will make a major transportation announcement in Bethesda on Monday reporting a big step forward on the Purple Line and announcing funding for several road and rail projects for Montgomery County.

Monday - 08/05/2013, 08:04am EDT

Tags: Purple Line, Federal Transit Administration, Coalition for Smarter Growth, Kelly Blynn, Maryland Transportation Secretary Jim Smith, Intercounty Connector, Maryland Transportation Authority, Bruce Gartner, Erin Henson, Maryland Gov. Martin O, Ari Ashe

Battlefield Bypass could be back on the priority list

The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments will consider putting the Battlefield Bypass on the long term list of projects to alleviate local congestion and protect Manassas National Battlefield Park.

Wednesday - 02/15/2012, 01:41pm EST

Tags: Battlefield Bypass, Virginia, Hank Silverberg, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, Manassas, Coalition for Smarter Growth, Piedmont Environmental Council