News & Announcements

Posted on: June 21, 2019

We're Hiring - Regional Demographer/Analyst

We are Hiring

Job Title: Regional Demographer/Analyst

Location: Northern Virginia Regional Commission, 3040 Williams Drive, Suite 200, Fairfax, VA 22031

Closing Date/Time:  July 12, 2019 - 5 PM

Job Type: Full-time, Regular Position – 2080 hours per year...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Solarize NoVA Program Achieves Significant Milestone

300th Contract Signed

NVRC's Solarize NoVA program achieved a significant milestone exceeding 300 contracts for solar arrays. To date the Solarize NoVA program has resulted in more than 2.3 MW of solar with construction value in excess of $7 million. Solarize NoVA proudly util...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Metro Platform Construction Project to Impact Local Stations

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Starting Saturday, May 25, the six Blue and Yellow line stations south of Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport will be closed for full platform reconstruction and major station improvements. To expedite construction and minimize customer inconvenienc...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: May 9, 2019

NVRC Achieves Gold SolSmart Designation

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The Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC) has received Gold designation from the national SolSmart program for making it faster, easier, and more affordable for homes and businesses to go solar.

This designation recognizes NVRC for taking bold steps...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: May 3, 2019

NoVA Cyber Roadmap an Important Resource

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The comments below are from three different teachers at Prince William County Public Schools who have begun to utilize the information we have developed on the web site – www.novacyberroadmap.com as part of NVRC’s Community/Military/Fe...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: April 9, 2019

Protecting Our Waterways Starts at Home

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April showers bring May flowers! Those April showers also create stormwater runoff. If you plan to fertilize your lawn in the spring, chances are, that fertilizer will wash away or seep into the ground water and wind up mixing in with the stormwater runof...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: April 2, 2019

2020 Census Information

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The 2020 Census will commence one year from April 1, 2019. For detailed information about the Census please visit their web site. The Census is also hiring numerous positions. For details visit their job web site for information.

The 2020 Census will be th...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: September 17, 2018

New KnowRX Web Site Provides Information on Opioid Crisis

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Addiction to prescription pain medications, also known as opioids, is a public health emergency in Virginia and a crisis across the nation. Prescription opioid misuse is a significant cause of injury and death in Virginia, accounting for at least 55.5% of...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: November 6, 2017

NoVA Solar Map

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The NoVA solar map was created by the Northern Virginia Regional Commission to demonstrate to homeowners and business owners how much solar energy can be generated by the rooftop of their home and/or business. The map is the first of its kind in Northern ...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: November 6, 2017

Plant NoVA Natives

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Plant NoVA Natives is a joint marketing campaign of a grand coalition of non-profit, governmental and private groups, all working to reverse the decline of native plants and wildlife in Northern Virginia. Our strategy is to encourage residents as well as ...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: November 6, 2017

Share VA Roads

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NVRC is pleased to make available this program which offers safety procedures and traffic regulations for all users of Virginia’s roads and paths. Our "Share VA Roads" guide will help bicyclists, pedestrians, and motorists safely use V...

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