When Amazon announced it as looking to build a second headquarters office last week, one that would house up to 50,000 employees, the city planning community exploded in speculation and salivation over the prospect of landing the biggest white whale business out there. As the world’s largest online retailer, Amazon coming to town would make […]
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Jul 04, 2017
Route 123 and bikes don't mix well. However, could there be a retrofit solution that adds much needed bike infrastructure while also easing additional transportation challenges along the urban thoroughfare?
Jun 01, 2017
The View's 615-foot-tall signature tower has generated a lot of early buzz. However, what's planned for the ground levels has the potential to elevate Tysons to new heights.
May 01, 2017
The roadway will provide local and pass-through commuters a much-needed option to the 495/123 interchange, while also alleviating congestion at other Tysons traffic hotspots.
Apr 24, 2017
Despite a huge demand from the rising Millennial generation to end the rent cycle and building equity through home ownership, the construction supply nationwide remains all but dead for new condominiums.
Mar 14, 2017
495 has long been a presence in Tysons, without which Tysons never would have come into existence.
Mar 02, 2017
The projected level of development by 2050 will make Tysons a full-fledged city, larger than Denver, Charlotte, and Indianapolis.
Feb 05, 2017
The next era of Tysons will be guided by an experienced city planner who oversaw a renaissance in downtown Raleigh over the past decade.
Dec 19, 2016
The final plan is likely to create significant walkability improvements for the south side of Route 7 and likely improve connectivity between northern Vienna and the Silver Line metro stations.
Dec 12, 2016
Along the quickly evolving Anderson Road corridor of eastern Tysons, the newest feature on the eastern skyline has taken the emerging city's architectural style to another level.