Tag: D.C.

Virginia Gov. Welcomes Amazon Headquarters, 25,000 New High-Paying Jobs

Virginia Gov. Welcomes Amazon Headquarters, 25,000 New High-Paying Jobs

| November 13, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

Amazon’s headquarters will be housed in a collection of new and renovated buildings located in National Landing, which includes portions of Pentagon City, Crystal City in Arlington and Potomac Yard in Alexandria.

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OmniRide to Hold Public Hearings on Haymarket, Manassas, Manassas Park Routes

OmniRide to Hold Public Hearings on Haymarket, Manassas, Manassas Park Routes

| October 2, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

PRTC may be launching a new OmniRide Express bus route connecting Haymarket with Rosslyn/Ballston.

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DMV Is Under ‘Tornado Watch’ Monday Night

DMV Is Under ‘Tornado Watch’ Monday Night

| September 17, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

A tornado watch is in effect in the D.C. Metro Area until 10 p.m. tonight, Sept. 17, according to the National Weather Service.

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‘Try Transit Week,’ ‘Car Free Day’ Encourages Driving Alternatives

‘Try Transit Week,’ ‘Car Free Day’ Encourages Driving Alternatives

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

OmniRide is encouraging everyone to participate in two upcoming events designed to highlight alternatives to driving alone.

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OMNIRIDE Service Change Takes Effect July 23, Info via Temporary Call Center

OMNIRIDE Service Change Takes Effect July 23, Info via Temporary Call Center

| July 23, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

In light of extenuating circumstances, we have set up a temporary off-site call center to answer service-related questions and schedule OmniRide Local off-route trips.

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NWS Issues Flood Warning for DMV Saturday Night, Motorists Cautioned

NWS Issues Flood Warning for DMV Saturday Night, Motorists Cautioned

| July 21, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning until 1:45 a.m. Sunday for the Washington, D.C. Baltimore area.

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OmniRide Projects Receive I-66 Funding

OmniRide Projects Receive I-66 Funding

| July 2, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

A free on-demand shuttle service connecting western Prince William residents with nearby commuter lots, and a vanpooling program that will add more flexibility for commuters are two of OmniRide’s innovative approaches to ridesharing that have received funding approval.

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NWS Issues Thunderstorm Watch for Monday Evening

NWS Issues Thunderstorm Watch for Monday Evening

| May 14, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The National Weather Service declared a Hazardous Weather Outlook and Thunderstorm Watch in effect for the DMV area, including Northern Virginia.

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FTA Awards PRTC $2.6 Million for New Buses

FTA Awards PRTC $2.6 Million for New Buses

| April 6, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

The Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC) is pleased to announce that it has been selected by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to receive a $3.6 million grant to purchase six new OmniRide commuter buses. The grant award will enable PRTC to replace six older OmniRide commuter buses that have exceeded their useful life. OmniRide […]

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Prince William Centennials ‘Make Waves’ Via Political Advocacy

Prince William Centennials ‘Make Waves’ Via Political Advocacy

| March 28, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

From school walkouts to participating in The March for Our Lives, teens from Prince William County have found their voices.

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