Leesburg council signs off on Brickyard townhome development

Two new developments are cleared to go up in Leesburg after a Town Council vote Tuesday night: the Brickyard townhome development behind Giant and a new location for the ION International Training Center.

Under pressure, Airports Authority agrees to conduct new noise study at Dulles

For years the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority has opposed further residential development in its flight paths and has adamantly opposed new noise studies, but now — amid growing noise complaints — MWAA has agreed to conduct a new noise stu…

Russell Seymour tapped to lead Leesburg economic development

Leesburg Town Manager Kaj Dentler announced during Tuesday night’s council meeting that Russell Seymour has been chosen to be the next director of economic development.

Visit Loudoun study: Sports tourism generates $20M in economic activity

Amateur sports tourism offers a major league source of income to Loudoun County, including a $20.5 million contribution to the economy and $1.2 million in tax revenue in 2016, according to a study by Visit Loudoun in partnership with The George Washington University’s School of Business. The study compounded visitor expenditures and state and local tax revenue.

McAuliffe announces Mexican trade agreement, jabs Trump

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is announcing a new agreement with a state in Mexico to explore trade agreements and taking a jab at President Donald Trump.

Dominion apologizes for unannounced venting, schedules more for November

Dominion plans to hold another round of scheduled natural gas venting at its Loudoun Compressor Station after 9.a.m on Nov. 1 and Nov. 3, Supervisor Tony Buffington (R-Blue Ridge) announced in a statement Thursday.

Supervisors refuse to conduct $75,000 indoor sports facility study

The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Sept. 22 to not conduct a $75,000 study on the feasibility and impact an indoor sports facility would have on Loudoun County.

Loudoun supervisors delay decision amending county’s noise standards

Supervisors agreed on Thursday to delay consideration on amending the county’s noise standards to revise the county’s outdated guidelines.

FCi Federal awarded $415 million contract

Ashburn-based FCi Federal announced Tuesday that it has been awarded a $416-million, five-year prime contract with the Department of Homeland Security’s U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to support the National Benefits Records Operations Center.