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HeadlinesDec. 10, 2014
Gov. McAuliffe Announces 95 Express Lanes Open Dec. 14
New public-private partnership legislation to reform public-private sector deals
ALEXANDRIA - Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced today that the 95 Express Lanes on I-95 in Northern Virginia are opening early and on budget. The new lanes will open on Dec. 14 to drivers, who have an opportunity to enjoy them for free until tolling commences on Dec. 29.
Nov. 12, 2014
COMMONWEALTH TRANSPORTATION BOARD ADOPTS REVISED $13.2 BILLION TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM
Program adjusted for project scoring
The Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) adjusted the FY 2015-2020 Six-Year Improvement Program today in part to identify a group of projects that will be scored under House Bill 2. The new law requires projects to be scored using a consistent and objective analysis. Once the projects are scored, the CTB then selects projects for funding.
Nov. 12, 2014
COMMONWEALTH TRANSPORTATION BOARD ADOPTS P3 REFORMS
The Commonwealth Transportation Board today approved reforms to increase transparency and competition and to better evaluate the public’s risk for transportation projects delivered under the Public Private Transportation Act, also known as the P3 process. The reforms are outlined in new guidelines following a six-month long public outreach effort that resulted in suggestions for improvements from more than 100 individuals, companies and organizations.