May 11, 2005, 8am PDT
Harsh new security precautions for federal office buildings are threatening to derail otherwise successful Smart Growth efforts in the Washington D.C. region.
The Washington Post
May 5, 2005, 8am PDT
John Foote is considered to be Virginia's "shrewdest, most effective advocate" for landowners. Opponents say he undermines local government.
The Washington Post
May 2, 2005, 6am PDT
Self-contained subdivisions in Northern Virginia, while advertising a "sense of community," are excluding their rural neighbors, who feel they are no longer welcome in their own towns.
The Washington Post
May 1, 2005, 1pm PDT
Density is not the only requirement of a successfull urban environment.
The Washington Post
April 29, 2005, 2pm PDT
A deal has been struck for a private company to build HOT lanes on the Virginia side of the Capital Beltway, at no cost to the state.
The Washington Post
April 27, 2005, 10am PDT
Assertions are surfacing that a Virginia Congressman is attempting to influence local planning issues in order to ensure that Democratic voters do not move in to his Republican district.
April 23, 2005, 11am PDT
Congressman Tom Davis (R-VA) is using his position in the Federal Government to fight a proposed TOD near his Northern Virginia home.
The Washington Post
April 22, 2005, 2pm PDT
Quintessential edge city Tysons Corner doesn’t want to be one anymore.
The Washington Post
April 18, 2005, 12pm PDT
Charlottesville, VA, lost a larger percentage of its population over the last four years than any place else in the state.
Charlottesville Daily Progress
April 8, 2005, 10am PDT
Developers in Northern Virginia say they can't come close to meeting the region's demand for new housing.
April 6, 2005, 1pm PDT
Escalating housing prices in northern Virginia force some into very mobile homes.
The Washington Post
April 1, 2005, 8am PST
As property gets more expensive in Washington D.C.’s bungalow belt long-time residents are being forced to come to terms with the large, new homes of their wealthy neighbors.
The Washington Post
March 29, 2005, 5am PST
Virginia's largest beach resort is skeptical of proposed transit system.
Virginian Pilot
March 17, 2005, 8am PST
Growth opponents in Loudoun County, Virginia propose secession.
The Washington Post
March 14, 2005, 2pm PST
The Northern Virginia suburb of Annandale has become widely known as "Koreatown" over the past decade and a half, but not everyone is happy.
The Washington Post
March 14, 2005, 11am PST
The expansion of the Washington Metro relies heavily on self-imposed landowner taxes.
The Washington Post
March 10, 2005, 7am PST
Loudon County residents hold protest and rallies at growth control hearings.
The Washington Post
March 5, 2005, 9am PST
Washington suburb is opened to unrestricted development.
The Washington Post
March 4, 2005, 8am PST
The only real solution to traffic congestion is "fundamental Change in human settlement patterns."
Bacon's Rebellion
February 15, 2005, 10am PST
Northern Virginia’s skyrocketing real estate prices are making property taxes a burden for owners of Habitat for Humanity homes.
The Washington Post