The Boro Whole Foods

DC area’s largest Whole Foods set to open in Tysons this fall

Michael Dranove Tysons Update Leave a Comment

A spokesperson for the developers of The Boro, the 18-acre mega project across from the Greensboro Metro Station, told TysonsToday that the development’s Whole Foods will open this fall.  At 70,000-square-feet, the Whole Foods will be the DC area’s largest, and will be just 10,000-square-feet shy of its flagship store in Austin, Texas. On the whole, The Boro’s massive development …

Fairfax County leaders break ground on improvements to Route 7

Virginia Department of Transportation Transportation, Tysons Update

State and local partners broke ground today on almost seven miles of transportation improvements coming to Leesburg Pike (Route 7) that will increase capacity, improve safety and traffic flow, and provide better mobility for cyclists and pedestrians. The project includes adding a third lane to Route 7 in each direction from Reston Avenue to Jarrett Valley Drive in Tysons, building shared-use …

Construction of retail buildings wrapping up at Phase III of Tysons West

Michael Dranove Real Estate, Tysons Update

Construction seems to be finishing on the retail buildings at Cornerside Boulevard. The project is part of Phase III of Tysons West, and includes 4 single story buildings designed to house 10 retailers. According to realtors JBG Smith, Smoothie King, Jersey Mike’s, COX, and Dunkin’ Donuts will be among the stores opening at the 16-acre site currently anchored by a …

Silver Line sees increased ridership despite regional declines

Michael Dranove Transportation, Tysons Update

The McLean, Greensboro, Tysons Corner, and Wiehle-Reston Silver Line stops all saw ridership increases for the first quarter of 2019.  According to the latest report from the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission, Mclean led the pack with a 10.4% ridership increase from the 4th quarter of 2018, with Greensboro, Tysons Corner, and Wiehle-Reston showing 7, 4.3, and 1.6 percent increases respectively.  …

Three-restaurant complex to open on Leesburg Pike

Michael Dranove Taste of Tysons

Great American Restaurants (GAR) has announced an ambitious, three-restaurant project at 8051 Leesburg Pike. The company’s Valentine’s Day Facebook Post indicates that the project will feature two new brands: Patsy’s American, and Randy’s Prime Seafood & Steaks, next door to what would become the company’s second Best Buns Bread Company. 8051 Leesburg Pike, which until recently was home to Chili’s …