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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Loudoun County Transit Announces Opening of Dulles Transit Center Park and Ride Dec. 5

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Effective December 5, 2022, Loudoun County Transit will close the Dulles North Transit Center and move services to the new Dulles Transit Center Park and Ride lot located at 23200 Pacific Boulevard in Sterling to better meet passenger needs. 

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Help Shape the Future of Transit and Commuting Services in Loudoun

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Loudoun County Transit and Commuter Services is seeking community input as the county works to update the strategic plans for its transit and commuter assistance programs. Members of the public are invited to provide comments about their transportation ne...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Loudoun County Announces Promotional Silver Line Bus Fare Waiver and Free Parking at Garages

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During its November 15, 2022, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved waiving Metrorail station parking garage fees during the opening week of the Silver Line extension and waiving fares on the county’s new Silver Line bus rout...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Silver Line Opening Community Celebration Set for Saturday, November 19

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Loudoun County invites the community to join in a free celebration of the opening of the Silver Line Metrorail extension Saturday, November 19, 2022, 12:00 – 3:00 p.m., at Loudoun Station, 43751 Central Station Drive in Ashburn. 

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

Loudoun County Launches New Silver Line Bus Routes and Stops Beginning November 16

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Loudoun County will begin to phase in the largest update to its transit system in over a decade in concert with the opening of the Metrorail’s Silver Line extension, which includes three new stations in Loudoun County: Dulles International Airpo...

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Posted on: November 15, 2022

Four Things to Know about the Opening of the Silver Line Metrorail Extension in Loudoun County

Link to information about the Metrorail Silver Line extension into Loudoun County

Loudoun County is celebrating the opening of Metrorail’s Silver Line extension and the beginning of passenger service to and from the three new Metrorail stations in Loudoun. Metro provides Loudoun residents with a new transportation option for accessing ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

Overnight Lane Closures on Route 7 Scheduled to begin November 10 in Sterling

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Beginning Thursday, November 10, 2022, Loudoun County is planning overnight lane closures on Route 7 at the Lakeland Drive and Potomac View Road intersections in Sterling as part of the Route 7 Pedestrian Improvement Project. Single- and double-lane closu...

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Posted on: October 19, 2022

Loudoun County Transit Announces Ashburn North Park & Ride Lot Closure; Bus Service Adjustments

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Effective, Monday, October 24, 2022, Loudoun County Transit will close the Ashburn North Park and Ride lot permanently and make bus service changes to better meet passenger needs. The Ashburn North Park and Ride lot, located at 45151 Russell Branch Parkwa...

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Posted on: August 12, 2022

Loudoun Seeks Public Input to Update Transit Equity Policy

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Loudoun County is hosting an online comment period to gain input from the public on a proposed refinement to an existing Loudoun County Transit civil rights policy, currently provided under the 2020-2023 Title VI Program for Local Transit and Commuter Bus...

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Board of Supervisors Approves U.S. Route 15 North Comprehensive Plan Amendment

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At its business meeting on July 5, 2022, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved the Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPAM) related to safety and operational improvements to U.S. Route 15 north of Leesburg.

With this approval, the Loudoun County 2019...

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Posted on: July 5, 2022

Loudoun County to Hold Ribbon Cutting for Crosstrail Boulevard July 26

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Loudoun County will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of a segment of Crosstrail Boulevard, from Kincaid Boulevard to Russell Branch Parkway, on Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. The event will take place on the new segment of...

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

Loudoun to Hold Virtual Public Meeting on Russell Branch Parkway Corridor Study July 11

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Loudoun County is hosting an online public meeting to gain input from the public on the outcomes of the Russell Branch Parkway: Ashbrook Marketplace Plaza to Ashbrook Place Corridor Study. The meeting is scheduled for Monday, July 11, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. M...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Silver Line Metrorail Coming Soon to Loudoun County; Control Transferred to Metro

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Passenger service on Metrorail’s Silver Line extension into Loudoun County is one step closer to reality. The Washington Metropolitan Area Transportation Authority (WMATA) announced in a news release today, June 23, 2022, that it is taking control of the ...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Board Approves Recommendations from the Route 9 Safety and Operational Study

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During its June 21, 2022, meeting, the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors approved short-term, mid-term and long-term recommendations—except those projects adjacent to the Town of Hillsboro—to improve safety and operations along Route 9 between the West ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Utility Work Continues as Part of the Courts Complex Expansion

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Loudoun County is scheduled to continue utility work as part of the Courts Complex Expansion project in Leesburg, which will lead to evening and overnight traffic detours for about two weeks, beginning June 26, 2022. Weather permitting, the work activity ...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

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

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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

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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: October 7, 2019

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

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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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