“I think [the district] did a very good job of having targeted improvements that are addressing safety and congestion hotspots ..."
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam called a state of emergency last week for our area after the May 30-31 rain storm caused significant flooding and loss of life in Central Virginia. One person died in Madison County after flood waters knocked her down and two people died when flood waters washed their car away in Albemarle County. There were no injuries or deaths in Greene County but there was significant infrastructure damage.
About $1 billion in state funding is expected to be available for road projects in Virginia through the state’s Smart Scale program, a VDOT of…
Charlottesville police are investigating a sexual assault that reportedly occurred on New Year's Eve near the University of Virginia.
The department is reviewing applications for $319.6 million in projects throughout the district, which includes Albemarle, Fluvanna, Louisa and Greene counties.
The Jan. 4 meeting will highlight 35 project applications received in the nine-county Culpeper District, which request $319.6 million in funding through Smart Scale.
$30 million operations among largest resurfacing operation in recent years.
The Virginia Department of Transportation is preparing for the season’s heaviest snow so far, which is forecast to reach central Virginia by early afternoon Monday. As much as 10 inches of accumulation is expected in the Culpeper District, which includes the counties of Albemarle, Culpeper, Fauquier, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Orange and Rappahannock.
However meritorious the impulse might have been, Del. Rob Bell’s bill to freeze improvements to U.S. 29 employs a distasteful method.
fter five years as the Culpeper District administrator for the Virginia Department of Transportation, Jim Utterback is transferring again and this time it’s to lead VDOT’s Hampton Roads District office.
The chairman of the Culpeper County Board of Supervisors and Culpeper County’s director of planning urged the Commonwealth Transportation Boar…
The revelation that about $877 million in state funding went unspent over the past two fiscal years is unlikely to have an immediate impact on…