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.


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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A Wasteful Bypass and a Better Plan

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VDOT gave plans for the Charlottesville Western Bypass an F. So why spend half a billion dollars on it? That's the question that PEC posed to Charlottesville and Albemarle residents though ads in local papers and a mailing that we ...
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Insiders Renew Push for Another Beltway Around DC

Insiders Renew Push for Another Beltway Around DC

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This text was taken from an email alert we sent out on February 25, 2011: The 'Outer Beltway' Plan Returns Supporter, As I shared earlier this month, the Virginia General Assembly appears poised to approve Governor McDonnell's plan to borrow ...
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