Hank Silverberg, wtop.com
FAIRFAX, Va. – What’s the big deal about a Metro station name? A lot if it’s where you need to get off the train.
The new Silver Line through Tysons Corner is scheduled to open next year. Eventually, eight stations will fall along the new line in Fairfax County, but the location of the stations is difficult to explain.
After gathering 16,000 responses in an online survey and through a series of public hearings, Fairfax County now has a list of recommendations.
“The riders have spoken and I hope the names that we have chosen are more acceptable than before,” says Fairfax Supervisor and Metro Board Chairwoman Catherine M. Hudgins.
Hudgins says people want simplicity. Here’s the list:
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