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.


New Year, Familiar Problem

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The following text is from a January 6th Email alert: New Year, Familiar Problem -- The Outer Beltway Friend, I hope the beginning of the new year finds you well and geared up for the year ahead. Winter in Virginia ...
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Future Of The Silver Line

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Extending rail service to Loudoun County is about more than transportation. WAMU host Kojo Nnamdi explores the political and societal aspects of the Silver Line (with commentary by PEC President, Chris Miller). Listen Guests Chris Miller -- President, The Piedmont ...
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Virginia’s Six-Year Plan for Transportation

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If you've ever wondered what roads will be built or what new transit options are going to exist in the near term --The Commonwealth Transportation Board has released its working draft of Virginia's Six-Year Improvement Program for comments, due by ...
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Highway Through Keswick?

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Can the local community come up with a better plan for Routes 22 and 231 than VDOT's plan to make it a highway? The main road through Keswick in Albemarle County—Rtes. 22 and 231—runs through a landscape that Thomas Jefferson ...
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Taxpayer’s Dollars, Developers’ Dream Road

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This May - without any technical justification, without public input and without a recommendation from VDOT -- an unelected body, the Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB), approved a potential north-south highway between Leesburg and I-95 as a Corridor of Statewide Significance ...
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