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Federal Workers’ Reactions for Today’s Two Hour Delay

When OPM announced that the Federal Government would open on a two hour delay on Wednesday for inclement conditions, federal employees took to Facebook to show their disdain. And boy did they have a lot to say about it: GASP! … Continue reading

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123: Connecting Washington, DC to Woodbridge, VA

Source: Google Maps 123 is a great route if you are trying to avoid I-495, I-395, or I-95. It is also a thoroughfare that runs through McLean, Tysons Corner, Vienna, Oakton, Fairfax, Occoquan, and Woodbridge. 123 is accessible from major … Continue reading

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Sycolin Road: Connecting Ashburn and Leesburg

Source: Google Maps Many who commute from Ashburn to Leesburg (or from Leesburg to Ashburn) know very well that traffic can be terrible on Leesburg Pike. The other main access road (the Dulles Greenway) forces you to pay tolls to … Continue reading

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Interstate 395 Gridlock: Quaker Lane

Source: Google Maps Rush hour traffic on Interstate 395 (Southbound) on a weekday evening can be a nightmare. What should take a mere five to ten minutes usually ends up being a stressful 45 minutes or more when you are … Continue reading

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Fairfax County Parkway Extension

Source: Google Maps The Fairfax County Parkway Extension project is partially complete but a noteworthy addition has already been opened. For many drivers who frequent this area, the issue of the Parkway randomly ending and starting again (miles away in … Continue reading

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