News & Announcements

Posted on: August 20, 2021

How You Can Help Afghan Refugees

Photo of Refugees

Refugee Resettlement Agencies

There are three main Refugee Resettlement Agencies serving the Northern Virginia region. These include Lutheran Social Services, Catholic Charities Migration and Refugee Services, and the Ethiopian Community Development Counci...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: August 18, 2021

Initial Analysis of Northern Virginia's 2020 Census Data

Diverse People Working at Table

About the Overall Population Data

Northern Virginia is on the front lines of a demographic transformation shaping the United States. There has been an extraordinary amount of population growth in Northern Virginia.  The April 1st Decennial Census ...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: August 9, 2021

NoVA Clean Water Partners Issue 2020-2021 Report

Clean Water Partners Web Site

The Northern Virginia Clean Water Partners issued their 2020-2021 report. Included were the results of an online survey of 500 Northern Virginia residents to understand the general awareness of stormwater runoff, determine the effectiveness of the ads, ai...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: May 19, 2021

NVRC to Conduct Equity Study of Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail

Potomac Heritage Trail Photo

The Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC) is pleased to announce the kick-off of a community impact assessment of the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail (PHNST) in Northern Virginia that includes an assessment of health equity, social equity, t...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: November 6, 2017

NoVA Solar Map

Solar Map Photo

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

Share VA Roads

Bike and Car Markings

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 Virginia’s ...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: November 6, 2017

Plant NoVA Natives

Hummingbird and Bee Balm

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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