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WELLINGTON ROAD in MANASSAS, Va. NOW OPEN with FOUR LANES; MANASSAS MAYOR HAL PARRISH CUTS RIBBON

WELLINGTON ROAD in MANASSAS, Va. NOW OPEN with FOUR LANES; MANASSAS MAYOR HAL PARRISH CUTS RIBBON

The City of Manassas Department of Public Works and Utilities officially completed the Wellington Road Widening Project, between Godwin Drive and Nokesville Road in Manassas, Va. with Manassas Mayor Hal Parrish and city council members cutting the ribbon to open the road. The 4,100-foot road is now open to the public. For details on the Wellington Road project, go to www.manassascity.org or call 703-257-8266.

LCSO Encourages You to Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over this New Year’s Holiday Weekend

From Loudoun Sheriff:

New Toll Structure for The Dulles Greenway on January 1

From Dulles Greenway:

Dulles Toll Road New Rate Goes Into Effect on January 1

From MWAA:

Effective January 1, 2012, the toll rate on the Dulles Toll Road will increase by 25 cents at the Main Toll Plaza to $1.50. Toll rates on the on/off ramps will remain 75 cents.

A three-year schedule for new toll rates was approved by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Board of Directors in November 2009 after conducting a series of public hearings. This included toll rate increases of 25 cents at the Main Toll Plaza each January through 2012. Public hearings and Board action would be required for any future rate changes along the Toll Road beyond 2012.

Dulles Corridor Advisory Committee Meeting Scheduled for December 20

From MWAA:

The Dulles Corridor Advisory Committee (DCAC) will meet on Tuesday, December 20, at 1:00 p.m. at the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project Office in the 1st Floor Conference Room, located at 1593 Spring Hill Road in Vienna, VA  22182. This meeting is open to the public.

The DCAC is an eight-member committee that advises the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority on issues related to the management, improvement and expansion of the Dulles Corridor, as well as future changes to toll rates on the Dulles Toll Road to fund roadway improvements and the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project.

Airport Holiday Music Performances Scheduled

From MWAA:

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority is hosting local students and professional groups for our annual holiday concert series at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and Washington Dulles International Airport.

 

Reagan National Airport

 

Tuesday, December 13, 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Groveton Elementary School Choir, Alexandria, VA

Terminal C across from Cosi

 

Sobriety Checkpoint Friday Night in Eastern Loudoun

From Loudoun Sheriff:

Loudoun County, VA:  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a sobriety checkpoint Friday, November 18, 2011, in Eastern Loudoun County.  
 
The sobriety checkpoint will be held from 10 p.m. to 3 a.m.  The Sheriff’s Office designed the checkpoints to raise public awareness and to discourage impaired driving. 
 
“Our ultimate goal is to ensure the roads are safe for all motorists by achieving voluntary compliance with the drinking and driving laws,” said Loudoun County Sheriff Steve Simpson. “If you drink and drive, we’re going to catch you,” added Simpson.  
 
Members of the Sheriff’s Office Auxiliary Unit and volunteers from the Loudoun Chapter of MADD will assist with the checkpoint.