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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Metro Connection Bus Routes 901 and 902 Temporarily Moving to Ballston

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Loudoun County Transit is temporarily moving Metro Connection Bus Routes 901 and 902 from the West Falls Church Metrorail Station to the Ballston Metrorail Station beginning Monday, February 24, 2020.  

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Ribbon Cutting for Seneca Ridge Drive Road Improvements Set for February 26

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Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend a ceremonial ribbon cutting celebrating improvements to Seneca Ridge Drive Wednesday, February 26, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony will take place at the corner of Seneca Ridge Drive and Augusta Driv...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Loudoun County Recognizes 2020 Best Workplaces for Commuters

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Loudoun County is recognizing five local employers that have earned national recognition as 2020 Best Workplaces for Commuters for offering employees exceptional commuter benefits: Collins Aerospace, REI Systems, Inc., National Recreation and Park Associa...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Loudoun County Kicks Off Shared Bikes, Skateboards and Scooters Pilot Program

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Loudoun County launched the Shared Mobility Device (SMD) Pilot Program on January 1, 2020, to provide a framework for the operation and use of dockless SMDs for hire within the county and to evaluate their impact. SMDs include motorized skateboards and sc...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Loudoun County Launches Online Portal for Residential Permit Parking Districts

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Loudoun County residents who live in Residential Permit Parking Districts (RPPDs) may now apply for and purchase parking permits online. The county has launched a new online portal to streamline the process for those in the special districts that impose o...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Loudoun Seeks Public Input on Proposed Commuter Bus Route Changes

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Members of the public have an opportunity to shape future routes and schedules for Loudoun County Transit’s Premium Commuter Bus service. The county is seeking feedback on proposed route and schedule changes for the bus service through an online...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates 2019 “Try Transit Week,” “Car Free Days” in September

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Loudoun County Transit and Commuter Services is encouraging alternatives to driving alone through two initiatives. Online pledges are now being accepted for “Try Transit Week” September 16‐20, 2019, and “Car Free Days&rdq...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Loudoun Workforce Resource Center Hosts Commuting Workshop September 4

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Interested in expanding your job search, but are unsure about commuting to various locations throughout the region?  Register now for the Carpooling, Trip Planning Services & Commuter Incentives workshop Wednesday, September 4, 2019, from 10:...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Removal of On-Street Parking on Section of West Poplar Road Begins July 31; Street to be One-Way

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Loudoun County is scheduled to begin work on an improvement project on West Poplar Road in Sterling Wednesday, July 31, 2019, which will remove on-street parking between South Sterling Boulevard and South Greenthorn Avenue and make that section of West Po...

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Loudoun Board of Supervisors to Hold Transit Summit July 23, 2019

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has scheduled a Transit Summit for Tuesday, July 23, 2019, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street SE in Leesburg.

The summit is intended to provide Board m...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Loudoun County Supports Efforts to Extend Federal Funding for Metro

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors supports proposed legislation in the U.S. Congress that would extend dedicated federal funding and expand on reform and accountability measures for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA).

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Posted on: July 12, 2019

Improvements Set for Intersection of Elk Lick Road and Tall Cedars Parkway

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Loudoun County is notifying motorists of upcoming changes to the intersection of Tall Cedars Parkway and Elk Lick Road in South Riding. Work on a roadway improvement project at the intersection is scheduled to occur Saturday, July 20, and Sunday, July 21,...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Loudoun County Transit Wins Marketing Award

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Loudoun County Transit and Commuter Services has received statewide recognition for its marketing efforts, winning the 2019 Outstanding Public Transportation Marketing Award from the Virginia Transit Association. 

The award is for the “Vámonos! Le...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Crosstrail Boulevard Segments

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another significant road project that will relieve traffic congestion: the completion and opening of two segments of Crosstrail Boulevard between Sycolin Road and Kincaid Boulevard. 

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Riverside Parkway Segment

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another significant road project that will relieve traffic congestion: the completion of a missing segment of Riverside Parkway between Ashburn Village Boulevard and Lexington Drive. 

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

County Provides Information about Resources for Residents Affected by Leesburg Walmart Relocation

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The Loudoun County government is reaching out to members of the community who will be impacted by the closing of the Walmart store on Edwards Ferry Road in Leesburg, which is expected to occur on May 21, 2019. A new Walmart store is opening May 22, 2019, ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

May 17, 2019, is Proclaimed as Bike to Work Day in Loudoun

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The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has proclaimed Friday, May 17, 2019, as Bike to Work Day in the county. Registration is not required for the free event, but if you register by May 10, you’ll have a free T-shirt waiting for you at one of our Loudou...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Ride Free on Loudoun County Transit to Metro Stations in May

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Beginning Wednesday, May 1, 2019, and continuing through May 31, 2019, passengers will ride free on Loudoun County Transit buses that provide connections to the Wiehle-Reston East and West Falls Church Metrorail stations. 

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Register Now for Bike to Work Day Friday, May 17, 2019

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Registration is now open for the region’s annual Bike to Work Day set for Friday, May 17, 2019.  New and experienced bicycle riders are encouraged to register at www.biketoworkmetrodc.org or by calling 800-745-7433.  

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Letourneau Elected Chairman of Northern Virginia Transportation Commission

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Loudoun County Dulles District Supervisor Matthew F. Letourneau has been elected Chairman of the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission for 2019, becoming the first person from Loudoun County to chair the NVTC. In another first for Loudoun, Letournea...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Loudoun Celebrates Completion of Claiborne Parkway

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another significant road project that will relieve traffic congestion: the completion of the missing link of Claiborne Parkway between Croson Lane and Ryan Road. 

The project, which was ma...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Ride Free on Loudoun County Transit to Metro Stations March 4 - March 30, 2019

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Beginning Monday, March 4, 2019, and continuing through March 30, 2019, passengers will ride free on Loudoun County Transit buses that provide connections to the Wiehle-Reston East and West Falls Church Metrorail stations. 

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Officials Celebrate Widening of Belmont Ridge Road in Loudoun County

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Loudoun County officials are celebrating the completion of another major road improvement project that will help alleviate traffic congestion: the widening of Belmont Ridge Road (Route 659) from Gloucester Parkway to Hay Road. Members of the Board of Supe...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Loudoun to Assist Workers Affected by Federal Government Shutdown

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The Loudoun County government is taking steps to assist federal workers whose finances have been negatively affected by the federal government shutdown. The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved financial aid to local food pantries and a tempor...

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