Tuesday Round-up [News, 3/11]

BUDGET
[Va.] A compromise to break a budget stalemate means that Pre-K in Va. will not expand to serve a new group of four-year-olds. (WaPo, 3/11) 

ENVIRONMENT
– COG (WG member) has approved a plan to reduce fine-particle pollution. (WaPo, 3/11 | press release)
Virginia to ban phosphates, a major pollutant of the Chesapeake Bay (WaPo, 3/11)

HOUSING
“Landlords profit from neglect” – Day 3 of Post investigative series (3/11)

TRANSPORTATION
In Northern Virginia, it’s a mess–and VDOT’s $1.1B spending cut over next six years is only part of the problem (WaPo, 3/11)

HUNGER
Share Our Strength (WG member) launches fifth annual great American Bake Sale (wire, 3/10)