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Newspaper Column: Finding the Way to Dulles Airport

Show simple item record Nicoson, William J. 2005-03-16T16:19:14Z 2005-03-16T16:19:14Z 1998-08
dc.description PDF file distilled from original WordPerfect document. Original size 11" x 8.5". en
dc.description.abstract The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) designed its Metro system in 1968 with its western arm, the Orange Line, terminating in Vienna, thus bypassing the future growth corridor Tysons-Reston-Herndon-Dulles. If that wasn’t unfortunate enough, Vienna’s Town Council has consistently rejected mixed-use development regarded by planners as appropriate to complement an end-of-the-line terminal, thus sacrificing an important regional engine of economic growth. In 1991 WMATA added four “fast-track” extentions to its original design, none of them bringing Metro into the Dulles corridor.
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dc.publisher The Connection en
dc.subject Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) en_US
dc.subject Dulles airport en_US
dc.subject Metrorail en_US
dc.subject Dulles (VA) corridor en_US
dc.title Newspaper Column: Finding the Way to Dulles Airport en
dc.type Article en

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