4th Annual Northern Virginia Elected Leaders Summit
August 26, 2019, 8:00 AM
George Mason University – Van Metre Hall, 3351 Fairfax Drive MSN 3A1 , Arlington, Virginia
3351 Fairfax Drive MSN 3A1
Arlington, VA 22201
The Northern Virginia Elected Leaders Summit offers the region’s business leaders the opportunity to hear from our local elected leaders about the economic climate in the region, initiatives they have completed or are undertaking to foster economic growth, and thoughts on how each jurisdiction can work together to improve our regional economy. The Arlington Chamber of Commerce is hosting this summit with premier partner, the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce, and cohosts, Alexandria Chamber of Commerce, Loudoun Chamber of Commerce, Prince William Chamber of Commerce, and Northern Virginia Regional Commission.
Invited Speakers (subject to confirmation)
-The Honorable Christian Dorsey (Chair, Arlington County Board)
-The Honorable Penelope Gross (Vice Chairman, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors)
-The Honorable Phyllis Randall (Chair, Loudoun County Board of Supervisors)
-The Honorable Corey Stewart (At-Large Chairman, Prince William County)
-The Honorable Justin Wilson (Mayor, Alexandria)
Individual tickets for members of the participating Chambers are $45. Individual tickets for nonmembers are $65. Registration closes on Thursday, August 22 or until the event sells out. For questions regarding registration, please contact Operations Coordinator, Olivia McKay at email@example.com or (703) 525-2400.
Groundbreaking for West Falls Church Transportation Project
August 26, 2019, 10:00 AM
George Mason High School, 7124 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA
The City of Falls Church and the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority Announce the Groundbreaking for the West Falls Church Transportation Project
August 26, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.
Groundbreaking for the West Falls Church & Joint Campus Revitalization District Multimodal Transportation Project, near the George Mason High School campus and future Little City Commons development.
The City of Falls Church and the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA), in partnership with EYA, LLC.
Monday, August 26, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. (rain or shine)
George Mason High School parking lot (adjacent to Haycock Road) located at 7124 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA, 22046.
City of Falls Church Mayor David P. Tarter, City of Falls Church Council Member and NVTA Member David Snyder, and NVTA Chairman Martin Nohe, along with representatives from EYA, LLC and other regional leaders, will break ground on the West Falls Church Transportation Project, funded with NVTA’s regional revenues in the amount of $15.7 million. The purpose of the West Falls Church Transportation project is to reduce congestion and increase safety near the George Mason High School Campus, the future Little City Commons development, and the neighboring West Falls Church Metro Station in Fairfax County.
Improvements include intersection upgrades at or near the Chestnut Street and West Broad Street/Route 7 intersection, Haycock Road and West Broad Street/Route 7 intersection, and Haycock Road and Schools’ Access Road Intersection; a HAWK (high-intensity pedestrian activated crosswalk) on Haycock Road; sidewalk widenings; bus stop enhancements; bicycle access upgrades; and utility undergrounding and relocation. The timing of the project will be coordinated with the new George Mason High School construction and future Little City Commons development.
TPB COMMUTER CONNECTIONS EVENT
August 28, 2019, 10:30 AM
TPB Commuter Connections Event, 529 14th ST. NW, Washington, DC,
Please Join us at the National Press Club to introduce the official launch of incenTrip rewards and mobile app – the new personalized and dynamic travel demand management technology for the Washington DC metropolitan region’s commuters and residents.
Please RSVP by close of business Friday, August 23, 2019 at www.commuterconnections.org/incentrip
Who: National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board And University of Maryland
What: Launch of the incenTrip Mobile App – Personalized Dynamic Travel Technology
When: Wednesday, August 28, 2019 / 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Where: The National Press Club / 13th Floor, Murrow Press Room, 529 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20045
RICHMOND HIGHWAY- BRT PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING
September 17, 2019, 6:30 PM
Bryant High School (Gym), 2709 Popkins Lane, Alexandria,
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2019
Bryant High School (Gym)
2709 Popkins Lane,
Open House 6:30-8:30 PM
Presentation 7 PM
Fairfax County is implementing a bus rapid transit along North Kings Highway and Richmond Highway from Huntington Metrorail Station to Fort Belvoir. At this meeting, the project team will share information about the system design and potential property impacts.
In compliance with the National Historic Preservation Act (Section 106 and 36 CFR, Part 800), information concerning the potential effects of the proposed project on properties listed in or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places will be provided in the project’s environmental documentation and will be available for comment at this meeting.
Please join us to learn more and give your input!
Route 28 Widening Design Public Hearing
September 23, 2019, 6:30 PM
Centreville Elementary School, 14330 Green Trails Blvd, Centreville, VA