16th Street’s S buses are getting a dedicated lane, but the project will likely could take 4 years to complete. Part of the reason: A new system that gives buses priority at stop lights will take a while to get up and running. (WAMU)
Richmond is getting a BRT network that proponents will be the start of a regional system. Some opponents say the coming route won’t adequately poor neighborhoods and job centers. (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
In the DC region, homeowners must own their property for an average of 4.5 years before its value outweighs the cost of renting. It takes longer to reach the “break-even point” in our region than anywhere else in the US. (Urbanturf)
DC-based developer Akridge pulled out of a deal to develop the 1.3 million-square-foot Loudoun Parkway Center South. Detroit-based Soave Enterprises now stands to develop the transit-oriented site on its own. (WBJ)
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