Press Releases

MEDIA ADVISORY: Residents to Host Major Action for Affordable Housing at Chevy Chase Library

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Community members call on County Executive Marc Elrich and the Montgomery County Council to to use public land for maximum public good
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RELEASE: On the Wrong Road in Northern Virginia

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“What our ‘On the Wrong Road’ report shows is that the NVTAuthority needs to take a new direction this year. Northern Virginians want to drive less, not more, and based on regional surveys, they also want their leaders to address climate change,” said Stewart Schwartz, CSG Executive Director.
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RELEASE: Statement by CSG Executive Director Stewart Schwartz on Gas Prices and Suspension of the Gas Tax

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Better, lasting solutions are needed including more sustainable community designs to end our oil dependency
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RELEASE: Immigrant Activists Kick Off Pedestrian Safety Campaign at Bailey’s  Crossroads  

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“Many people living in the Culmore community of Bailey’s Crossroads walk, bike and take the bus to get around but are faced with high-speed traffic, missing sidewalks and a lack of safe crossing options that quickly turn deadly. Now is the time to provide safer streets in Culmore and save lives,” said Sonya Breehey, Northern Virginia Advocacy Manager of Coalition for Smarter Growth.
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RELEASE: A Subsidized Washington Commanders Football Stadium is a Bad Deal

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Reports indicate Virginia will establish a stadium authority to fund and build a football stadium for the Washington Commanders, to be located in Prince William County or Loudoun County. This is a bad deal in so many ways.
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