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Posted on: May 16, 2022

Route 15 North Comprehensive Plan Amendment to be Considered at June 21 Board of Supervisors Meeting

Link to information about the Route 15 Comprehensive Plan Amendment

At its business meeting on June 21, 2022, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider a Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPAM) related to safety and operational improvements to Route 15 north of Leesburg.

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Road Closures Scheduled for Loudoun Courthouse Construction Utility Work Beginning May 1

Link to information about the courts expansion project

Loudoun County is scheduled to continue utility work as part of the Loudoun County Courts Complex Expansion project, which will lead to overnight traffic detours for about two weeks, beginning May 1, 2022, in Leesburg. Weather permitting, the construction...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Board Amends Parking Meter Ordinance; Sets Rates for Parking Near Ashburn Metro Station

Link to information about parking in  the Moorefield Station area

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved amendments to the county’s parking meter ordinance, establishing parking rates for metered and residential parking in the Moorefield Station neighborhoods and mixed-use areas adjacent to the A...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Loudoun County Encourages Commuters to Ride Transit Buses as Gas Prices Soar

Link to information about Loudoun County Transit

As gas prices rise and more commuters return to their workplaces, Loudoun County residents are reminded that Loudoun County Transit is a cost-effective alternative to driving alone to work. Loudoun County Transit offers routes throughout the county and th...

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Posted on: March 18, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Design Public Hearing on Western Loudoun Park and Ride April 27

Link to information about the Western Loudoun Park and Ride project and public hearing

In coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Loudoun County is hosting an in-person design public hearing to gain input from the public on the design and construction of the Western Loudoun Park and Ride Lot. The proposed surface...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

Loudoun County to Host Pit Stops for Bike to Work Day Event May 20

Link to information about Bike to Work Day 2022

Loudoun County will host two pit stops for participants of Bike to Work Day to be held on Friday, May 20, 2022. This annual event celebrates a healthy and fun way to get to work at 100 different pit stops throughout the Washington metropolitan region. Par...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Design Public Hearing on Route 7/287 Interchange Improvements April 14

Link to information about Route 7-287 Interchange Improvements

In coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Loudoun County is hosting an online design public hearing to gain input from the public on construction improvements for the Route 7 and Berlin Turnpike (Route 287) interchange in the ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

Temporary Lane Closures Planned Near Riverside Parkway/George Washington Boulevard Intersection

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Beginning Thursday, March 17, 2022, Loudoun County is scheduled to begin milling and paving work at the intersection of Riverside Parkway and George Washington Boulevard, weather permitting. This work will be conducted for approximately three weekdays, 9:...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Loudoun Invites Public Comment on Route 690 Traffic & Safety Improvement Study

Link to information about the Route 690 study

Loudoun County is hosting an online public comment period to gain input from the public on the Hillsboro Road (Route 690) Traffic and Safety Improvement Study. The comment period is open through March 23 to allow members of the public to watch a presentat...

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Posted on: March 8, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on W&OD Trail Bridge Over Sterling Boulevard Project March 23

Link to information about the Sterling Boulevard-W&OD Trail overpass project

Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the proposed Washington & Old Dominion (W&OD) Trail bridge over Sterling Boulevard. The public information meeting will be held Wednesday, March 23, 2022, from 6:00 – 7:0...

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Posted on: March 2, 2022

Board Adopts On-Street Parking Management Area Near Ashburn Metro Station

Link to information about the new parking management area in the Moorefield Station area

During its March 1, 2022, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved a new On-Street Parking Management Area in the Moorefield Station neighborhood, which is adjacent to the Ashburn Metro Station. The Board’s vote comes in preparation for t...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Sterling Boulevard Sidewalk and Trail Connection Project Receives Funding Recommendation

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On February 16, 2022, the National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board (TPB) recommended a total of $2,000,000 in federal funding for Loudoun County’s Sterling Boulevard Sidewalk and Trail Connection Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) proj...

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Posted on: February 14, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Franklin Park to Purcellville Trail Project February 23

Link to information about the Franklin Park to Purcellville Trail project

Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the proposed Franklin Park to Purcellville Trail project. The public information meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 23, 2022, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Members of the public...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

Loudoun Board Considers On-Street Parking Management Area Near Ashburn Metro Station

Link to information about the Ashburn Metro Moorefield Station parking management area

In preparation for the arrival of Metrorail Silver Line service in Loudoun County, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors is considering establishing an On-Street Parking Management Area in the vicinity of Moorefield Station, adjacent to the Ashburn Metr...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Groundbreaking Scheduled Jan. 24 for Route 7 and George Washington Boulevard Overpass

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The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and Loudoun County will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking to extend George Washington Boulevard (Route 1050) from Research Place south to Russell Branch Parkway via a new bridge over Route 7.

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

‘Pardon Our Dust’ Meeting & Groundbreaking Scheduled for Belmont Ridge Road Widening

Link to information about improvements to Belmont Ridge Road

Loudoun County, in partnership with the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA), invites members of the public to attend a “pardon our dust” meeting and a ceremonial groundbreaking for the county’s project to reconstruct and widen Belmont Ridge ...

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Posted on: December 8, 2021

Board of Supervisors Approves New Names for Route 7 and Route 50

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has voted to approve new names for Harry Byrd Highway (Route 7) and John Mosby Highway (Route 50) within Loudoun County. The Board’s vote follows its September 2020 decision to inventory Confederate and segregationi...

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

Work at Loudoun County Parkway/Riverside Parkway Intersection Nov. 29-Dec. 8

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12-01-21: Update to the Schedule of Work at Loudoun County Parkway/Riverside Parkway Intersection

Work is now scheduled to continue through December 8, 2021, weather permitting. Updates to the original schedule include: 

  • Friday, December 3, 7:00 p....
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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Loudoun County Silver Line Metrorail Phase 2 Reaches Milestone

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The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA), which managed construction of the Silver Line, announced Thursday that Metrorail construction from Wiehle Avenue to Ashburn in eastern Loudoun County has reached substantial completion. Substantial co...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Short-Term Road Improvements Scheduled on Evergreen Mills and Watson Roads

Link to information about Evergreen Mills and Watson Road improvements

In coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation, construction crews are expected to begin roadway improvements by mid-October on Evergreen Mills Road and Watson Road, with the work lasting over the next 12 months. The corridor road safety a...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Loudoun to Hold Two Virtual Public Meetings on Renaming Route 7 & Route 50 Sept. 29

Link to information about renaming Route 7 and Route 50

Loudoun County is hosting two online meetings to gain input from the public on the renaming of Harry Byrd Highway (Route 7) and John Mosby Highway (Route 50). The public information meetings will be held on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. and ...

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