In a unanimous vote, the Alexandria city council approved the compromise plan for King Street, which will add bike lanes and pedestrian crossings, while also retaining some parking spaces. (Post) Twitter
Virginia was spending $20 million a month just to keep a private partner “mobilized” even without any progress on a project on US-460 which the Army Corps of Engineers say may never pass environmental muster. Should the state Commonwealth Transportation Board have asked more questions? (Bacon’s Rebellion) Twitter
What’s next for the Lorton dump?
The company running a construction-debris landfill in Lorton is asking to keep it open, despite promising residents it would close by 2018. How will the county decide between local residents and a broader need? (Post) Twitter
The Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick sub-metropolitan area has some of the lowest inequality among US metro areas, but is that just because most of the region’s poverty is outside of it? (Atlantic Cities) Twitter