Commissioner Steve Novick Will Respond To Concerns About Suggested Portland …

Commissioner Steve Novick and transport bureau officials have struck the pavement in current weeks for a series of city center conferences Novick, Hales and Portland Bureau of Transportation director Leah Treat will when again host a transportation town hall on Thursday night at Woodstock School in Southeast Portland. Its the last scheduled city center occasion […]

Connors Acquires State Transport Board Seat

BY SCOTT SHENK / THE FREE LANCE-STAR Hap Connors, a previous Spotsylvania County manager, is the Fredericksburg Districts new Commonwealth Transportation Board member. Gov. Terry McAuliffe appointed Connors and 5 other new members on Thursday to the powerful state board that sets transportation policy and financing priorities. Ive got a great deal of homework to […]

Readers Grade Portland’s Transportation Report Card As Thursday’s …

Portlands transport bureau launched its annual Asset Condition And Condition Report on Tuesday, and the city document that assesses the condition of city-owned roadways, bridges, traffic signals and walkways had some low marks. Almost half of Portlands arterials and collectors, the significant streets locals utilize on an everydaydaily, are in either bad or extremely poor […]

The Big Obama Transportation Costs You Heard Nothing About

“Infrastructure spending is popular on both sides,” Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has actually said. “Facilities financial investment is an area where we need to collaborate,” Home Bulk Whip Eric Cantor as soon as tweeted. And Republican-friendly company groups like the US Chamber of Commerce and the Partnership for American Production are huge supporters of […]

Arts & & Extras: Virginia Gallery Of Transportation To Host Emergency Solutions …

The Virginia Gallery of Transport, Carilion Clinic Emergency Services and Med-Trans invite Virginia locals to Emergency Services Tribute Day on Saturday, May 17 from 10 am to 5 pm The day celebrates and honors Virginia’s EMS workers who provide important lifesaving services in our communities. The event coincides with the start of National EMS Week, […]

Obama Administration Sends $302 Billion Transport Plan To Congress

The Obama administration sent a four-year, $302 billion transport plan to Congress Tuesday, hoping to jump-start a nationwide discussion on how to repair and replace the nations maturing infrastructure while accommodating the requirements of a growing populace. Action is quickly needed because the federal Highway Trust Fund is anticipated to run dry by late August, […]