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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Cville Comp Plan; National Trails Day; Mobility Survey

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The following text was taken from an email alert sent out on June 4, 2021. Sign up for PEC email alerts >> Dear Supporter, As we head into June, I want to share some items of interest for those in ...
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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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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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