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The McDonnell administration pushed through a freeway Charlottesville that the city doesn’t want. The bypass will likely create demand for another bypass before long thanks to poor planning. (Bacon’s Rebellion) Twitter
Driver killed cyclist in hit-and-run
Police are searching for a driver who struck and killed a cyclist in Anne Arundel county on July 14. The driver got out of the car momentarily before driving away. (Post) Twitter
Historic trolley station to be preserved
The Oakton Trolley station from the Washington & Fairfax Electric Railway line still exists as a private home. The owner is offering a conservation easement to preserve the building. (Sun Gazette, David C) (Tip: David C)Twitter
Explore interactive census data
The Washington Post created an interactive map showing census data from 1990-2010. The map has data for the entire country and there are several data sets to explore. (Geoff Hatchard) Twitter