Allowing Metro to deteriorate further will slow the region's growth and could eventually cost area governments $1 billion or more a year in lost tax revenue, a group of the region's elected officials and business leaders were told Wednesday. To that end, finding new funds for Metro, and insisting that it improve its performance, are both critical to the region's economic future, according to an initial study approved by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments .
The Washington Post, Wed, Oct 26 2016 @ 06:23 PM
In an effort to raise awareness about hunger and food security in Loudoun County, Harmony Middle School students recently kicked off their Empty Bowls Project.
Loudoun Times, Thu, Oct 27 2016 @ 11:48 AM
Pastor Michelle Thomas says she and other residents are concerned that road construction is damaging a slave cemetery in Loudoun County. Some residents in Loudoun County, Virginia say they are concerned that construction on the Belmont Ridge Road and Route 7 interchange is threatening their efforts to protect and preserve a slave cemetery.
NBC Washington, Wed, Oct 26 2016 @ 09:05 PM
Pastor Michelle Thomas, founder and executive director of the Loudoun Freedom Foundation, points out where Toll Brother's construction has encroached upon a dry pound that may contain human remains.
Loudoun Times, Wed, Oct 26 2016 @ 06:18 PM
Eric Williams, superintendent of Loudoun County Public Schools, last night presented a recommended capital improvement plan that includes proposals to build two new schools over the next few years for about $468 million.
Loudoun Times, Wed, Oct 26 2016 @ 08:04 AM