Latest Loudoun Items
  • The Wiehle Avenue station being built between the Dulles Toll Road and Dulles Access Road will bring Metrorail service to Reston in Fairfax County. Whether the Silver Line expands into Loudoun County is up to the Board of Supervisors, which votes Tuesday on funding. (The Washington Times)

    Loudoun vote key to Metro expansion

    A $6 billion public-works project 40 years in the making with economic development implications for two states and the District is now in the hands of nine local legislators - only two of whom have been on the job for more than seven months.

Marcia McAllister (left), communications manager for the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project, and Ami Schultz, executive assistant to the project director, point out Tysons Corner landmarks on the model of that part of Metro's Silver Line.

    Pricey Dulles rail station upsets county lawmakers

    Loudoun and Fairfax county officials refuse to pay for the more-expensive Metro station at Washington Dulles International Airport that they had no role in approving.

  • Charting the market: Lean year for builders

    So far, this has been the worst year for Washington's home builders in at least 20 years. Despite a surge in overall buyer activity brought on by the home-buyer tax credits, buyers didn't seem very interested in new construction.

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