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Speaker Added!

Speaker Added! 13th Annual What You Need to Know About Transportation Program and Breakfast Tuesday, October 3, 2017 7:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Waterford at Fair Oaks 12025 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway Fairfax, VA 22033 This year’s event, part of our 30th Anniversary year celebration, will provide important insight on bridge, transit, road and other investments critical […]

Speakers Announced! Be a Know it All!

Be a Know it All! 13th Annual What You Need to Know About Transportation Program and Breakfast Tuesday, October 3, 2017 7:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Waterford at Fair Oaks 12025 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway Fairfax, VA 22033 This year’s event, part of our 30th Anniversary year celebration, will provide important insight on bridge, transit and road […]

You Don’t Want to Miss This!

13th Annual What You Need to Know About Transportation Program and Breakfast Tuesday, October 3, 2017 7:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Waterford at Fair Oaks 12025 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway Fairfax, VA 22033 This year’s event, part of the 30th Anniversary year celebration, will provide important insight on bridge, transit and road investments and other elements […]

What District Officials and Most Montgomery County Residents Understand That Montgomery County Elected Officials Apparently Don’t

“City officials say the (new Frederick Douglass Bridge) project will spur economic development on both sides of the river.” Washington Post August 11, 2017 Surveys show that Montgomery County residents overwhelming support a new Northern Potomac River crossing because (among other reasons) they (and just about everyone else) know that just as a new Frederick Douglass Bridge will spur economic […]

Registration Now Open! 13th Annual What You Need to Know About Transportation Program and Breakfast

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 7:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Waterford at Fair Oaks 12025 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway Fairfax, VA 22033 This year’s event, part of the 30th Anniversary year celebration, will provide important insight on bridge, transit and road investments and other elements critical to the region’s future multi-modal transportation network. Individual presentations* will be followed […]

New Bridges Good Investment, Critical to Regional Excellence

At the recent unveiling of the design for the new Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge, the Mayor of the District of Columbia said the following: “Investing in our infrastructure is key to how we can continue to be a growing city and the best city in the world, and improving our bridges is very critical to this mission.” […]

A Tale of Two Bridges

Bridges typically exceed their useful life span after 50 years and need replacement. The District of Columbia’s Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge is 68 years old.  The American Legion Memorial Bridge is approaching 60. The Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge carries 70,000 vehicles per day. The American Legion Memorial Bridge more than 220,000 vehicles per day. The […]

Regional Planning Body’s Long Term Plan Study Package Includes New Potomac River Crossing

The National Capital Region Transportation Planning Board (TPB) has endorsed studying 10 transportation projects, policies and programs, initiatives, including a new Potomac River crossing north of the American Legion Bridge. The objective is to determine the extent to which each or a combination will result in significant regional transportation progress.  The vote was 24-0 with […]

Northern Virginia Transportation Authority Seeks YOUR Input on Draft Regional Plan

The Northern Virginia Transportation Authority is seeking public input on its Draft Regional Transportation Plan–TransAction 2040 July 13th 5:30/7:00 PM* Northern Virginia Transportation Authority Offices 3040 Williams Drive, Suite 200 Fairfax VA, 22030 (*Open House starts at 5:30 p.m., Public Hearing starts immediately following 7:00 p.m. presentation) The draft plan includes more than 350 projects of […]

VDOT’s Northern Virginia District Puts Up Hall of Fame On Time Numbers for FY 2017 Season

VDOT’s Northern Virginia District Puts Up Hall of Fame On Time Numbers for FY 2017 Season Time is money! VDOT’s Northern Virginia District proved its commitment to saving Northern Virginia residents time and money by delivering 41 of 42 projects*on-time or ahead of time for FY17.  (Fiscal year 2017 includes projects with completion dates between July […]

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