All Posts in ‘Northern Virginia Transportation Authority’

Alliance Urges Authority to Exercise Responsible Stewardship With Regional Funds

In June 9th testimony before the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority on its draft FY 2017 Program to be funded by HB 2313 regional funds, the Alliance urged the Authority to “choose wisely.” “During the next 15 years the Authority will have stewardship over 3-4 billion regional dollars.  Its stewardship over this period will determine whether […]

HB 2170

Transfers the powers and duties of the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission to the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority.

HB 2099

Allows new sidewalk projects to be funded by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority regioinal funds

HB 1470

Requires that 70 percent of the revenues received by the Authority under § 33.2-2510 be used by the Authority solely to fund transportation projects selected by the Authority that are contained in the regional transportation plan in accordance with §33.2-2500 and that have been rated in accordance with § 33.2-257. The bill has a delayed […]

SB 1314

Requires NVTA’s regional transportation plan to make reducing congestion its primary objective in Planning District 8 to the greatest extent practicable.

HB 1525

Requires the Department of Taxation to provide to the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA) the methodology it uses in calculating, and an itemized accounting of, the amount of revenue it retains in costs incurred for administering the collection of sales tax revenue otherwise due to the NVTA.

SB 921

Adds towns to the list of localities whose transportation projects can benefit from revenues from the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority. The bill also requires that such cities and towns receive funds for street maintenance to be eligible to receive revenues from NVTA.

HB 1915

Requires the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority to include in its regional transportation plan as its primary objective reducing congestion in Planning District 8 to the greatest extent possible and in the most rapid and cost-effective manner. The Authority shall document in quantitative terms the reduction in congestion and improvement in regional mobility in Planning District […]

HB 1915

Requires the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority to include in its regional transportation plan as its primary objective reducing congestion in Planning District 8 to the greatest extent possible and in the most rapid and cost-effective manner. The Authority shall document in quantitative terms the reduction in congestion and improvement in regional mobility in Planning District […]

SB 1033

Increases the membership of the NVTA by one nonlegislative member to represent towns that receive funds for urban highway systems.