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Posted at 7:20 AM ET, 05/24/2010

Dulles' Drive for Charity raises $226K

By Washington Post editors

The second annual Drive for Charity on the Dulles Greenway raised more than $226,000 for Loudoun area charities, WTOP reports.

Proceeds from tolls paid by more than 63,000 drivers during the annual event, held May 20, will be donated to a number of charities including, Every Citizen Has Opportunities, Fresh Air/Full Care, the Loudoun Abused Women's Shelter, the Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy, the March of Dimes and the Greenway Scholarship Program.

By Washington Post editors  | May 24, 2010; 7:20 AM ET
 
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That's great for the charities...really it is. But I highly doubt people made extra trips to "donate" money. I think what this means is the Greenway makes $226,000 a day. Anybody else see a problem with this?

Wonder how much the Dulles Toll Road makes a day...and yet they insist on hiking up the rates over and over to pay for the new Metro line. And we keep paying it.

Posted by: itsme1 | May 24, 2010 10:20 AM | Report abuse

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