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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 15, 2021

Road Work at Intersection of George Washington Boulevard, Loudoun County Parkway & Riverside Parkway

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Loudoun County is scheduled to begin milling, paving and pavement marking operations at the intersection of George Washington Boulevard, Loudoun County Parkway and Riverside Parkway on December 16, 2021. The work is expected to be completed on December 17...

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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 12, 2021

Loudoun to Hold ‘Pardon Our Dust’ Meeting December 1 for Northstar Boulevard Extension

Link to information about the Northstar Boulevard extension project

Loudoun County invites members of the public to attend a “pardon our dust” meeting about the Northstar Boulevard extension Wednesday, December 1, 2021, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Arcola Elementary School, 41740 Tall Cedars Parkway, Aldie. At this meeting, the pu...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Loudoun County Completes Potomac River Ferry Service Study

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During its Tuesday, November 16, 2021 meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors will receive a presentation on the completed White’s Ferry study.

Board of Supervisors Meeting

The meeting is scheduled to begin on November 16 at 5:00 p.m. in the Board ...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Loudoun Board Moves to Eliminate Confederate and Segregationist Road Names

Image depicting roads named for Confederate figures

The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has approved several measures to address, change or prohibit the current and future naming of county roads after Confederate or segregationist figures or symbols or slogans. 

On November 3, 2021, the Board v...

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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: October 28, 2021

Groundbreaking for Northstar Boulevard from Route 50 to Tall Cedars Parkway Set for November 5

Link to information about groundbreaking ceremony for a segment of Northstar Boulevard

Loudoun County, in partnership with the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA), invites members of the public to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for the start of construction of Northstar Boulevard, Phase II, from Route 50 to Tall Cedars Parkw...

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Loudoun County Deploys Intelligent Transportation System on Roadways

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Beginning Monday, October 18, 2021, at 5:00 a.m., Loudoun County in coordination with the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will deploy an intelligent transportation system (ITS) which includes color, closed-circuit television cameras (CCTV) an...

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting Oct. 25 on Crosstrail Boulevard Segment C

Link to information about a proposed extension of Crosstrail Boulevard

Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the proposed extension of Crosstrail Boulevard (Segment C) from Sycolin Road to the Dulles Greenway. The public information meeting will be held Monday, October 25, 2021, 6:00 – ...

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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: September 24, 2021

Utility Work Set to Begin as Part of Loudoun Courthouse Complex Expansion Sept. 26

Link to information about courts complex expansion project

Loudoun County is scheduled to begin utility work as part of the Courthouse Complex Expansion in Leesburg on Sunday, September 26, 2021, weather permitting. Residents will see increased construction activity and changes to the vehicular traffic flow on Ed...

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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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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting about Rt. 15 at Spinks Ferry Road Roundabout Sept. 23

Link to information about the Route 15 North-Spinks Ferry Road Roundabout Project

Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the proposed Route 15 at Spinks Ferry Road roundabout. The public information meeting will be held on Thursday, September 23, 2021, from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Members of the public ar...

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Route 9 Safety and Operational Study September 22

Link to information about the Route 9 Safety and Operational Study

Loudoun County is hosting an online meeting to gain input from the public on the Route 9 Safety and Operational Study. The public information meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Members of the public are invited to...

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Posted on: August 23, 2021

Loudoun County to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Riverside Parkway September 2

Link to information about the Riverside Parkway project

Loudoun County will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the final segment of Riverside Parkway Thursday, September 2, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. The Riverside Parkway segment has eliminated Lexington Drive and now extends Riverside Parkw...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Loudoun County Transit Announces Commuter Bus Service Adjustments Beginning August 2

News Flash August 2 Commuter Bus Service Changes

Loudoun County Transit will modify Commuter Bus Service beginning Monday, August 2, 2021. Due to changes in passenger demands, new Commuter Bus routes will be added to increase service at Dulles South (Stone Ridge II) and East Gate Park and Ride lots, and...

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Posted on: July 23, 2021

Loudoun to Hold Public Comment Period on Prentice Drive Beginning July 26

News Flash Prentice Drive Open Comment

Loudoun County will hold an open comment period to gain input from the public on the county’s project to extend Prentice Drive from Lockridge Road to Loudoun County Parkway. The public comment period will be open from Monday, July 26, 2021, through Friday...

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