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Posted on: February 1, 2023

February is Black History Month

February is Black History Month

Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history. Also known as African American History Month, the event grew out of “Negro History Week,” ...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: December 20, 2022

Homeless/Cold Weather Shelters in the Region

Homeless Shelters with QR Code-1

During the winter months when low temperatures pose a greater risk for homeless people living outdoors, additional sheltering resources are available.

NVRC's annual update to the Suburban Virginia Homeless Shelter List describes the shelters throughout the...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: October 21, 2022

Be Winter Salt Smart

Winter Salt Smart Flyer - Final Photo Version_Page_1

The Virginia Salt Management Strategy (SaMS) was established by a diverse group of stakeholders coordinated by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). SaMS provides recommendations for improving winter practices through efficient and effec...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: October 14, 2022

NVRC Launches Solid Waste Management Report Dashboard

Solid Waste Dashboard Cover

NVRC presents an interactive story map dashboard site that provides an overview of waste management in Northern Virginia and the challenges the region faces. Working at the behest of the Northern Virginia Waste Management Board (NVWMB), NVRC based this si...

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NOVA News/Highlights
Posted on: September 28, 2022

Northern Virginia Regional Commission Launches Green Roof App for Urban Core Jurisdictions

Green Roof Map Screenshot

The Northern Virginia Regional Commission has launched a web app that depicts the green roof potential for buildings within the region’s urban core (Arlington County, Fairfax County, Cities of Alexandria, Fairfax and Falls Church).  

The map shows...

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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

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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