Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alexandria, VA.
Results 1 - 3 of 3 for "u:masstransitmag.com" in Alexandria, VA
The Atlantic Gateway is underway. Gov. Terry McAuliffe discussed the details of the $1.4 billion plan to reform regional road and rail projects at Alexandria's Union Station on July 8. For Northern Virginia, the program means road expansions and more express lanes, but for Alexandria a big piece of the proposed improvements could be the rebuilding of the Long Bridge parallel to the 14th Street Bridge. Comment?
The move comes as a response to the difficulty that is being caused by commuting via the Washington, D.C. area's Metro rail system during the extended closures and single-tracking associated with the "SafeTrack" effort to catch up on long overdue repairs to the transit network. Comment?
To what extent will bus rapid transit or light rail increase transit use along Route 7 and what is the cost to provide high-capacity transit service? The Northern Virginia Transportation Commission will share research findings addressing ridership and cost in November at three public meetings in Alexandria, Falls Church and Fairfax County. Envision Route 7 focuses on a 14-mile stretch of road running from Tysons - through Falls Church, Seven Corners, Bailey's Crossroads and Skyline - to Alexandria. Comment?
- « Previous
- Next »
Copyright © 2016 Topix LLC