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Introducing the RideSmart Commuter Bus!  Taking off from the Front Royal/Linden park and ride lot, the new RideSmart Commuter bus makes stops at:
  • Rosslyn (N. Fort Myer Drive, SB @ Wilson Blvd.)
  • Pentagon Metrorail Station (Bus Bay L7)
  • Metro Center (Southbound 13th Street north of G St Intersection)
  • L’Enfant Plaza (Southbound 7th Street north of C St/MD Ave Intersection)
Ride along with the comforts of Free Wifi, Charging Stations, Restrooms and Bottled Water!  One way passes are just $15.00, daily passes are $25.00 and monthly pass can be purchased for $440.00.  Federal employee Transit Subisdy Payments are also accepted up to $260.00, for 12 rides. 
Want to ride the bus, but worried that and emergency at home will arise?  We've got you covered with the Guaranteed Ride Home Program. Click Here to learn more about the program and sign up today!
Plan your Northern Shenandoah Valley adventure with the NSVRC's collection of interactive maps at!  
Plan a perfect valley outing with maps including:
  • Visitor Centers
  • Trails
  • Fishing and Water Access
  • Wineries and Brewies
  • Outdoor Outfitters
  • Historical Sites
  • Parks and Conservation Lands
  • Transportation
  • Weather
The Trails map offers a guide to the valley's hiking, equestrian, wildlife, biking and motorized trails.  Click on trail features to learn more about the trek, including a full terrain analysis!  Draw your favorite hike to view its terrain characteristics too!  
A guide to the valley's rivers and streams, inlcuding flow rates and stream conditions, is offered through the interactive Boating and Fishing map.  Discover the region's stocked and natural trout streams or plan a float by locating a Shenandoah River access point. 
ShareShenandoah even offers a few trip ideas for kids and family, outdoor adventuring, romantic outings and community events.  So, visit today and plan your Shenandoah Valley adventure!

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Click on the RideSmart Commuter Bus to purchase your tickets!
Notice of Public Comment on Housing and Community Development Priorities: 2019 Annual Action Plan:

A public comment period will be held July 12th through August 13th 2019 Annual Action Plan for use of federal funding to meet housing and community development priorities for the Northern Shenandoah Valley Region.  The Annual Action Plan includes the following proposed use of CDBG funding in the City of Winchester and HOME funding throughout the Northern Shenandoah Valley for the upcoming program year.  Please note that the CDBG funds in Winchester are directed by the Community Development Committee and Winchester City Council, while the regional HOME funds are directed by the Northern Shenandoah Valley Regional Commission. Copies of the Plan are available from the City of Winchester or NSVRC.