Tag: Commute

‘Try Transit Week,’ ‘Car Free Day’ Encourages Driving Alternatives

‘Try Transit Week,’ ‘Car Free Day’ Encourages Driving Alternatives

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

OmniRide is encouraging everyone to participate in two upcoming events designed to highlight alternatives to driving alone.

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OMNIRIDE Service Change Takes Effect July 23, Info via Temporary Call Center

OMNIRIDE Service Change Takes Effect July 23, Info via Temporary Call Center

| July 23, 2018 | 0 Comments | Bristow Biz

In light of extenuating circumstances, we have set up a temporary off-site call center to answer service-related questions and schedule OmniRide Local off-route trips.

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OmniRide Projects Receive I-66 Funding

OmniRide Projects Receive I-66 Funding

| July 2, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

A free on-demand shuttle service connecting western Prince William residents with nearby commuter lots, and a vanpooling program that will add more flexibility for commuters are two of OmniRide’s innovative approaches to ridesharing that have received funding approval.

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Major Commuter Changes Coming to Western Prince William

Major Commuter Changes Coming to Western Prince William

| April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Department of Transportation’s Transform 66 Outside the Beltway project is a public-private partnership that promises to add express lanes on Interstate 66, rebuild major interchanges on roadways carrying traffic to I-66, expand pedestrian/bicycle trails, and create thousands of new park-and-ride spaces.

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LaRock, Hugo’s Northern Va Toll Relief Legislation Passes House Transportation Committee   

LaRock, Hugo’s Northern Va Toll Relief Legislation Passes House Transportation Committee  

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | Community

​Legislation put forward by House Transportation Committee vice-chair Del. Tim Hugo (R- Fairfax) ​and Del​. Dave LaRock​ (R-Loudoun) to provide desperately-needed toll relief for Northern Virginia commuters passed the House Transportation Committee this morning on a 21-1 vote, with only Del. Ken Plum, (D-Fairfax) opposed.

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Sen. Black and Del. LaRock Introduce I-66 Toll Relief Legislation

Sen. Black and Del. LaRock Introduce I-66 Toll Relief Legislation

| January 18, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Sen. Black and Del. LaRock are filing legislation that would provide “desperately-needed” toll relief on I-66 Inside the Beltway.

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Roem Requests Study on Improving Commute Times on Route 28 in Yorkshire

Roem Requests Study on Improving Commute Times on Route 28 in Yorkshire

| January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia Delegate-elect Danica Roem (D-13th), filed a resolution Monday to request the Virginia Department of Transportation [VDOT] study alternative intersection designs along the Route 28 corridor in the Yorkshire area of Manassas, Prince William County.

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PRTC Offers Commuter Services as Alternative to I-66 Tolls

PRTC Offers Commuter Services as Alternative to I-66 Tolls

| December 18, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

High tolls on I-66 have made national news, but hundreds of savvy commuters know how to get a faster trip without having to pay a toll. They use transit or rideshare!

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Politicians Seek Solutions to Tolling on I-66 Inside the Beltway

Politicians Seek Solutions to Tolling on I-66 Inside the Beltway

| December 6, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Several state delegates and delegates-elect have spoken with VDOT representatives with the McAuliffe administration, Wednesday, to voice their concerns.

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VDOT Says I-66 Express Lanes Inside Beltway Decreased Travel Times

VDOT Says I-66 Express Lanes Inside Beltway Decreased Travel Times

| December 4, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

Express Lanes I-66 Inside the Beltway decreased average travel times and increased the average travel speeds, according to first day a.m. stats released by Virginia Department of Transportation.

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