Three seats on the Falls Church City Council and School Board will be contested in November, and the deadline for candidates to file to be on the ballot is June 11. Filing requires 125 signatures of City registered voters, and with less than a month to go before then, so […]
The City of Falls Church officially opened its Capital Bikeshare stations throughout the municipality on Monday, ushering in the latest step in the City’s vision to provide multi-modal transportation options to residents just in time for the Bike to Work Day taking place this Friday across the Washington, D.C. metro region.
Following the approval granted by the Falls Church City Council the night before, the Falls Church School Board voted 7-0 Tuesday to authorize Superintendent Peter Noonan to ink the first of two “guaranteed maximum price” contracts to ensure that construction of an all-new, state-of-the-art George Mason High School will commence with a groundbreaking ceremony on June 14.
As expected following the approval granted by the Falls Church City Council the night before, the Falls Church School Board voted 7-0 to authorize Superintendent Peter Noonan to ink the first of two “guaranteed maximum price” contracts with the development team of Gilbane, Stantec and Quinn Evans to ensure that […]
The Falls Church City Counci, approved the signing of a comprehensive agreement with the team of EYA, PN Hoffman and Regency to move ahead with the development of more than 1.3 million square feet of mixed uses at the City’s far west end.
Virginia’s U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine released the following statement after President Trump imposed a 25 percent tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese exports. In retaliation Monday, China announced that it is raising tariffs on $60 billion of U.S. products beginning on June 1. “It’s been […]
The developer firm of JBG Smith announced Wednesday that it has closed a first round of investments, raising $78 million in commitments aimed at preserving or building between 2,000 and 3,000 units of affordable workforce housing in the D.C. region, according to a Biznow report. The JBG Smith initiative was […]
It was a trip to Pakistan, his parents’ native country, where he witnessed people in a village drinking contaminated water, and decided to do something about it.
Hosted by the Jefferson Village Civic Association at Graham Road Elementary just outside the City of Falls Church, a modest crowd gathered to hear what these new candidates intend to do in the wake of incumbent Linda Q. Smyth’s decision not to run for a fifth term in office.
The Falls Church School Board unanimously approved a $52.1 million revenue and spending plan for the Fiscal Year 2020. The budget is within the Falls Church general government’s budget guidance of two percent and provides a salary step for qualified staff, plus one percent cost of living adjustment (COLA) for […]