Transportation Solutions

As traffic congestion, strain on the state budget and concerns about pollution prompt widespread calls for change, PEC supports a new transportation vision for Virginia.


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Virtual Event Recap: Cycling for Sustainable Cities

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On May 7, 2021, researchers Ralph Buehler (top-right) and John Pucher (second from top-right) spoke about their new book, Cycling for Sustainable Cities (MIT Press), which describes ways to make city cycling safe, practical, and convenient for all ages and ...
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Weigh in on Route 15 South Design Alternatives

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Loudouners! An online comment period is open now through Friday, May 21, 2021 for residents to weigh in on design alternatives for the Route 15 South corridor (e.g. roundabout vs. turn lane at various intersections or preferred locations for multi-modal ...
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Waterloo Bridge re-opened

The Long Road to Waterloo Bridge

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A rehabilitated Waterloo Bridge, now open again to vehicle traffic. Photo by Hugh Kenny, PEC. When I saw “replacement” of the circa 1878 Waterloo Bridge—the oldest metal truss bridge still in service in Virginia at the time—on the Fauquier County ...
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2021 General Assembly Update

2021 General Assembly Update

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Photo by Marco Sánchez, PEC. The last six months has been a whirlwind of legislative action. The 2020 special session extended into mid-October, creating a mad scramble at its conclusion to prepare for the 2021 regular session. PEC was busy ...
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Summit Mobilizes Collective Action

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Video of the main room from the Active Mobility Summit. To enable a climate of openness and honesty, the small group sessions were not recorded, but notes from each session are available. Representatives from several dozen organizations, businesses, agencies, and ...
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