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Friday, March 7, 2014

At Reston Station, A Long Winter's Nap, Plus Bollards That Are Significantly Less Fanciful Than We'd Been Led To Believe

Wiehle Avenue Station
Our Facebook BFFs at Reston Station posted this lovely photo of a pre-snowstorm sunset at the Wiehle Avenue Metro Station's much-touted civic plaza. It's eerily deserted, but we guess that's going to be the case for a bit longer now.

And we noticed something else. The once-fanciful concrete bollards appear to have been replaced by these glowy stick things:

Glowy Bollard
FEELING ALL THE FEELS. There are no words.

9 comments:

  1. That feel when no bollards.

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  2. Oh good! A back rest and a night light for when I beg for some spare change.

    They thought of everything!

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  3. Reston Station doesn't have much Metro news to report, but the recipes look delicious!

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  4. Reminds me of Lake Anne Plaza on a busy day.

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  5. Ah, at last Chernobyl-on-DTR is aglow.

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  6. Bowling for BollardsMarch 7, 2014 at 9:41 PM

    I just can't believe that someone would do that to a perfectly good bollard.

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  7. Brutalist architecture, now with glass!

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