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HeadlinesMay 20, 2016
VDOT LIFTS MOST LANE CLOSURES FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND TRAVEL
Alternate route encouraged for Virginia Beach, Outer Banks traffic; check out 511virginia.org for latest traffic conditions before heading out the door!
RICHMOND, Va. – Are you heading to Virginia Beach or Outer Banks for summer’s kick-off holiday weekend? If so, taking an alternate route may reduce your travel time.
May 19, 2016
CTB AWARDS FOUR CONTRACTS WORTH $46.7 MILLION
STAUNTON, Va. – The Commonwealth Transportation Board this week awarded four contracts worth approximately $46.7 million for major infrastructure improvements.
May 19, 2016
CTB AWARDS CONTRACT FOR 95 EXPRESS LANES SOUTHERN TERMINUS EXTENSION
Project aims to reduce driver delays, enhance safety at Express Lanes end point in Stafford County
FREDERICKSBURG – The Commonwealth Transportation Board awarded a contract this week worth approximately $31.1 million to Branch Highways Inc. of Roanoke to design and construct a reversible extension of 95 Express Lanes at the southern terminus in Stafford County.
May 2, 2016
VIRGINIA CELEBRATES BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY ON MAY 4
Event Part of National Bike Month
The fifth annual National Bike to School Day is Wednesday, May 4. In Virginia, more than 145 schools have registered on the official website, www.walkbiketoschool.org to host their own events. The number of participating schools is expected to rise in the days leading up to Bike to School Day and throughout the month
April 27, 2016
VDOT NAMED 2016 TRANSPORTATION OWNER OF THE YEAR BY DESIGN-BUILD INSTITUTE OF AMERICA
DBIA honors VDOT for significant contribution to design-build project delivery method
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Design Build Institute of America (DBIA) recognized the Virginia Department of Transportation as Transportation Owner of the Year this month at the DBIA Design-Build in Transportation Conference in Charlotte, N.C.