Author: Nicholas F. Benton


WMATA Tears Up Subsidy Restriction Deal, Sets New $ Hit on F.C. & Others

Falls Church City Manager Wyatt Shields told the Council that Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority is proposing to increase the annual subsidy from the City by a whopping 11.8 percent, amounting to a more than $700,000 annual increase, or up roughly two cents on the real estate tax rate (currently at $1.355 per $100 of assessed valuation) for property owners in Falls Church.