Please vote to defer Campus Commons

The following letter was sent today to the Fairfax County Planning Commission to urge them to vote to defer the proposed Campus Commons development at the corner of Wiehle and Sunrise Valley Drive.

Letter to Plan Comm-Oct 2019


7 October 2019

Chairman Peter Murphy, Vice Chairman James Hart, Commissioner John Carter

Fairfax County Planning Commission, Fairfax, VA

Dear Chairman Murphy, Commissioner Hart, Commissioner Carter,

I am writing to urge you to vote to defer the Campus Commons proposal when it comes before you on Thursday, 10 October.  While this project has improved, it still contains significant flaws that are directly material to its readiness for consideration, especially since the developer is requesting final approval at this time and is slated to go before the Board of Supervisors less than one week later for a vote. Continue reading “Please vote to defer Campus Commons”

Write to protest Campus Commons

Today, one of our members wrote the attached letter to TF Cornerstone, the developer behind the Campus Commons project at Sunrise Valley and Wiehle, to protest their continuing pursuit of a 25 September hearing before the Fairfax Planning Commission.

Please write to the main TF Cornerstone VP in charge of community relations (Ms. Ebony Young) and also forward your email letter to the Fairfax County Planning Commission and Fairfax County Board of Supervisors.  Ask them to defer any hearing on this project until all community concerns have been addressed.

Here’s the letter, posted as a Word doc in case you’d like to cut and paste the info into your own letter and in your own words.

Letter to TF Cornerstone

Thank you for all you do for Reston!

Email addresses:

Planning Commission (reaches all commissioners):

Board of Supervisors:




Summary of Campus Commons meeting

Thanks to everyone who attended the 5 September community meeting on the proposed Campus Commons development at Wiehle Avenue and Sunrise Valley drive.  We’ve posted a document that summarizes the developer’s presentation and the questions and answers with Reston residents that followed.

TF Cornerstone community meeting

This document can also be found in our Resources section!


Nature Walk at Hidden Creek Golf Course

Want a closer look at what makes Reston’s 18-hole golf courses so vital to our community?

Join a naturalist and other enthusiasts on Monday, 23 September, from 10:00 to noon for a nature walk through Hidden Creek Golf Course.  You’ll learn about the variety of birds that frequent this green space and visit field, forest, and pond habitats.  Space is limited for this free event, so sign up now!  You can register on the Reston Association website or by phone at 703-476-9689.

Please wear good walking shoes and arrive at the Golf Course Island Pool parking lot by 9:55!