CSG In The News
Fifty years in the planning, more than five years in construction and $150 million over budget, the most expensive transportation project in the Washington region’s history rolled down 11.7 miles of new track Saturday.
The July 13 Metro article “Silver Line exacts a toll on drivers” missed a big part of the story: The commonwealth of Virginia is paying just 10 percent of the $5.7 billion price tag for this project.
The Silver Line Will Transform Land Use in Northern Virginia – A Smart Growth Win Bringing Benefits for the Environment, Commuters, and Economy
For Immediate Release: July 24, 2014 Contact: Stewart Schwartz, CSG, 703-599-6437 (cell) Chris Miller, PEC, 540-347-2334 Stella Koch, ANS, 703-628-6983 FAIRFAX, VA – “The opening of the Silver Line on Saturday, July 26, is important for many reasons, but none more important…
Dangerous by Design – with 843 pedestrian fatalities in 10 years, still work to do for safe streets in DC region
Washington, D.C. – A new report, Dangerous by Design, released today by the National Complete Streets Coalition, a program of Smart Growth America, provides information on pedestrian fatalities and injuries and ranks every state, metro region and county based upon…