Route 1 Dispatches: Richmond Highway Widening Moving Forward
Take a look back at this week's top headlines from the Route 1 corridor.
Mount Vernon Patch
Opportunity Neighborhoods, a new community initiative, will bring neighborhoods, community resources, and Fairfax County representatives together to help ensure the success of local kids through community outreach.
The process of widening Route 1 near Fort Belvoir is moving forward. The Environmental Assessment is complete, and an RFP was sent to selected contractors this week.
Fort Hunt Patch
Carl Sandburg Middle School student Lauren Watson recently won the title of Miss American Teenager Jr. Queen at the National Pageant.
Office Depot will be relocating from Beacon Mall to the former Rite Aid building on Route 1 this winter.