Having finished a new Tysons master plan, Fairfax County planners are now considering zoning changes for Herndon. The town is slated to get a Metro station in 2016 as later phase of the Dulles extension. (Post) (Tip: Erik W)
Tesla Motors is looking to open a store on K Street in downtown DC. With a $109,000 price tag, don’t expect to see people trading in their Priuses for a new Tesla Roadster. (Post) (Tip: Erik W)
Progress is slowing at DC schools after two years of progress in closing the achievement gap between white and black students. (Post) (Tip: Erik W)
TOD for families
Transit oriented development has produced a plethora of housing options, but few of them are either big enough for families or are in buildings with family-appropriate amenities. Like affordable units, encouraging developers to build more might require government incentives. (Post)
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