COG Report looks at trends in Washington region travel

From The Frederick News-Post: Although other forms of transportation are becoming more common, the Washington, D.C., region is still heavily car-dependent, which may be behind an increase in the number of people who use technology to work from home. The number of commuters who telework has nearly tripled in the past 15 years, said Timothy Canan,

With ‘Moscow Muellers’ and other promos, D.C. businesses bank on Trump themes

From The Washington Post: At the Bird in Shaw, the managers created a “Moscow Mueller” drink special and introduced it after the first round of special counsel indictments. At the Ivy City-based City Winery, there is the “covfefe” wine, echoing a confusing May 2017 tweet from President Trump. Washington has always been a city attuned to

Herndon’s high hopes: How the Virginia town is prepping for Metro

From The Washington Business Journal (subscription required): Barbara Glakas can tell you about the days when Herndon was home to a thriving industry of family dairy farms. From the McNair family’s land to Frying Pan Farm Park, acres upon acres of dairy farms blanketed the 4.2-square-mile town and the surrounding area. And local farmers tending those

Housing Variety Cited as Hallmark of Draft Comprehensive Plan

From Loudoun Now: As county planners work to finalize the draft of the new comprehensive plan in advance of Planning Commission review, a panel of industry experts say the Envision Loudoun exercise is on the right track in planning for a wider variety of housing types over the next 20 years. The Loudoun County Chamber of