Silver Line Parking at McLean Station Approved

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parking garageThe Metro Silver Line project is well underway to finishing the Phase 1 portion of development. With service expected to begin in early 2014, commuters are ready to ride, even if parking at certain stations may seem a little difficult. Fairfax patch reports that CityLine Partners has received approval for a privately-owned parking structure that will act as a “bridge” for those interested in using the new Silver Line Metro, but who do not have bus service from their residences and homes in Tyson’s Corner or beyond. Read more here: Fairfax Board OKs McLean Metro Station Parking Lot

Silver Line Art Displays

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Aerial_shot_of_Tysons_Corner,_Virginia_2010 The newest Metro riders will soon be able to enjoy a taste of art and culture before boarding the new Silver Line trains around Tyson’s Corner. Sun Gazette reports that the Arts Council of Fairfax County was recently awarded a grant by the National Endowment for the Arts that will help fund a local community art project. This project, Imagine Art Here, will bring this community-focused art to four of the new Silver Line stations for residents and commuters to enjoy. Read more here: Federal Grant Funds to Help Art-ify Tysons Corner

Silver Line Parking Solution in Tyson’s?

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garage With four Metro Silver Line stations scattered throughout Tyson’s Corner, concerns over parking and the idea of a “walkable city” could be solved with a new parking lot idea. According to Fairfax Patch, CityLine Partners has proposed building a new parking facility close to the McLean Silver Line station, allowing a more convenient, and temporary solution for Metro riders in the Tyson’s area. This parking solution could be the best of all worlds while Metro puts more buses and routes into place for residents living in the Northern Virginia area. Read more here: Fairfax Mulling Deal for 700 Parking Spots at Silver Line Station

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