Route 1 Dispatches: Tim Kaine Visits Fort Hunt
Take a look at this week's top headlines from the Route 1 corridor.
From Fort Hunt Patch
Former governor and U.S. Senate candidate Tim Kaine visited local business owners in Fort Hunt on Wednesday as part of his campaign.
From Huntington-Belle Haven Patch
Republican Senate candidate and former Virginia governor George Allen spoke to the Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber of Commerce at a roundtable discussion on Wednesday morning.
On Thursday night, the Fairfax County Planning Commission approved the interim use of part of Westgrove Park as an off-leash dog park.
From Mount Vernon Patch
Woodlawn Stables co-owner Joan Mitchell, 70, passed away on Sunday night. Mitchell co-owned Woodlawn Stables with her daughter, Cindy. Many equestrians remember her as a great teacher who was passionate about horses and her business.
After gathering feedback from students, faculty, and the community, Mount Vernon High School administrators will install indoor security cameras at campus hot spots.
The Pentagon released $180 million to the Federal Highway Administration to fund Route 1 improvements near Fort Belvoir on Monday.