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Shannon N. Marshall 804-371-6844
Shannon.Marshall@vdot.virginia.gov
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Amanda L. Reidelbach 804-786-7432 (office)
Amanda.Reidelbach@DRPT.Virginia.Gov

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Aug. 1, 2012



Virginia Seeking Public Input on the Future of Its Transportation System
Statewide plans available for review and comment at upcoming meetings

RICHMOND –The Commonwealth of Virginia wants public input as the state updates existing plans for the future of its transportation network.

Virginia’s transportation agencies are inviting the public to review current statewide policy and needs plans for all modes of transportation, including transit, highways, rail, freight, bike and pedestrian, aviation and ports.

Four meetings will be held throughout the state to provide information about the ongoing updates for the following plans:

  • VTrans2035 (the state’s long-range multimodal transportation plan)
  • Virginia Surface Transportation Plan
  • Virginia Transit and Transportation Demand Management Plan
  • Virginia Statewide Rail Plan
  • State Highway Plan

The meetings will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. as follows:

Location

Date

Hidden Valley High School
5000 Titan Trail
Roanoke, VA 24018
 

Thursday, August 2, 2012

 

Hampton Roads Planning District Commission
723 Woodlake Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23320
 
Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School

1000 N. Lombardy Street

Richmond, VA 23220
 

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Washington-Lee High School
1301 N. Stafford Street
Arlington, VA 22201
 
Thursday, August 9, 2012

The public is encouraged to comment either verbally or in writing at each meeting.  The public may also view the meeting information and comment on the plans by visiting the “virtual public meeting” page on www.vtrans.org during the month of August.

 



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