Bi-County Parkway And The Politics Of Transportation In Northern Virginia

Bi-County Parkway And The Politics Of Transportation In Northern Virginia

Transportation planners want to build a new 10-mile highway in Northern Virginia connecting Prince William and Loudoun counties, but community activists are mobilizing to stop it.

The Virginia Department of Transportation wants to build a 10-mile highway connecting Prince William and Loudoun Counties in the outer suburbs. County planners and many elected leaders support the idea. Historic preservationists and community activists with interests along the proposed route are mobilizing to stop it. We explore the combustible politics of road construction and transportation in Northern Virginia.

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