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The day when the Washington area consisted of the District of Columbia and a collection of small suburban enclaves is long past. Today our metropolitan region is home to nearly 6 million residents, nearly 45% of whom live in Northern Virginia. Only about 12% live in the District of Columbia.
Posted on May 24, 2001 in: Status Update
This study was authorized by the FY2000 Department of Transportation Appropriations Act (H.R. 4475) and detailed in an October 10, 2000 letter from Representative Frank Wolf to Secretary of Transportation Rodney E. Slater.
Its objective was to provide an independent, analytically based and unbiased assessment of the feasibility of constructing a bridge across the Potomac between the American Legion and Point of Rocks Bridges.
Regrettably, on May 24, 2001 Congressman Wolf requested Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta to terminate this study before the Study Team had the opportunity to collect significant data or conduct any meaningful analysis.
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