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Monthly Newsletters

NEW: January 2017


SFDC & Richmond Highway in the News


2015201420132012Before 2012

12/9/2015: SFDC’s Open House & Mary Thonen Highway Beautification Awards Ceremony (pg. 8), Mount Vernon Voice

12/8/2015: With Saudi school headed to Herndon area, Mt. Vernon site use is uncertain, Washington Post

10/2/2015: SFDC’s Role: 30 Years Later – Growing priorities for Richmond Highway corridorThe Connection

8/13/2015: Mount Vernon: Helping Veterans in Business, The Connection

8/5/2015: Route 1 Widening Project Underway, NBC News 4

8/5/2015: New ‘Embark’ Group Advises on Route 1 Improvements, Mount Vernon Voice

6/3/2015: Finally: Inching Forward on North Hill Development, Mount Vernon Voice

5/27/2015: Community Notes, Mount Vernon Voice

4/30/2015:  More Money: Funding for improvement projects on Route 1 gathers momentum, Mount Vernon Gazette

4/26/2015: NoVa decides where to put millions in highway funds, WTOP

4/10/2015: Va. Panel’s tough call: Which road projects will most ease congestion?Washington Post

o4/08/2015: Funding Hearing for Route 1Mount Vernon Gazette

04/04/2015: In traffic-clogged Northern Virginia, officials vie for limited state funds, Washington Post

03/25/2015: Action Urged on Rt.1Mount Vernon Voice

02/25/2015: Area Assessments Rise for Many, Mount Vernon Voice

02/04/2015: Hyland Won’t Run; Stampede Begins, Mount Vernon Voice

01/29/2015: The Changing Face of Mount Vernon: Land Use (re)development HighlightsThe Connection

01/29/2015: Latte Lovers: You Can Get Your Coffee at Drive-Through Starbucks on Richmond Highway, Mount Vernon Patch

01/29/2015: ‘From K Street to King Street’Alexandria Gazette Packet

01/28/2015: Alexandria Chamber Welcomes New Chair with Bowties and PearlsMount Vernon Voice

12/22/2013:   Mount Vernon residents oppose auto title loan firm

11/07/2013:   Huntington transformation continues with Combined Properties’ Penn Daw

10/22/2013:   Countywide Dialogue on Transportation

10/17/2013:   Thumbs down for A&R’s Huntington Metro project from Fairfax planners

10/04/2013:   Creating ‘Vibrant Streets’: SFDC hosts Route 1 Development Forum

09/25/2013:   Route 1 Corridor Needs ‘Focal Point’ to Become Vibrant Street

09/13/2013:   Route 1 Improvements at Fort Belvoir Scheduled to Begin Spring 2014

09/10/2013:   SFDC to Host Vibrant Streets Summit at Hampton Inn & Suites

09/06/2013:   Beyond the City Limits: The Revitalization of Richmond Highway

09/05/2013:   What Do You Think of the Revitalization on Route 1?

08/30/2013:   Vibrant Streets Summit 3rd Speaker

08/14/2013:   Vibrant Streets Summit Sept. 25

08/12/2013:   City View Brewhouse Coming Soon to Richmond Highway

08/09/2013:   Construction Progress for Fordson Place

07/08/2013:   VDRPT Transportation Study for Richmond Highway

06/06/2013:   SFDC Hires New Marketing and Communications Manager

06/05/2013:   VSE Building, Biscayne and Other Development Updates

06/04/2013:   An Update on Richmond Highway Projects

06/03/2013:   Costco, Richmond Highway Widening, Mulligan Road Updates

05/23/2013:   SFDC Hosts Open House at Beacon of Groveton

03/19/2013:   Q&A With SFDC Executive Director Edythe Kelleher

02/16/2013:   With Tyson’s Corner Plan in Place, Fairfax County to Build Elsewhere

01/02/2013:   January 9 open house

08/18/2008:   Highway of Cool