Tag: Commute

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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PRTC Announces New Fares, Schedules, Routes

PRTC Announces New Fares, Schedules, Routes

| June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments | Community

PRTC will implement a fare increase on Monday, June 26, and many bus schedules will change on Monday, July 3, including a mid-day OmniRide route to serve Gainesville commuters.

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VRE to Hold Meeting on Gainesville-Haymarket Extension

VRE to Hold Meeting on Gainesville-Haymarket Extension

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

Brentsville Supervisor Jeanine Lawson is inviting residents to a public meeting on the VRE (Virginia Rail Express) Extension into Gainesville and Haymarket the evening of April 27.

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VRE Shares Plans for Haymarket-Gainesville Extension

VRE Shares Plans for Haymarket-Gainesville Extension

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

Virginia Rail Express (VRE) hopes to add three new commuter stations in western Prince William County to open in 2022.

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VDOT Announces Private Sector Partnership for I-66 Outside Beltway

VDOT Announces Private Sector Partnership for I-66 Outside Beltway

| December 9, 2015 | 1 Comment | News

VDOT (Virginia Department of Transportation) has announced their commissioner has decided to fund the I-66 Outside the Beltway improvement project via a private partnership between VDOT and private sector investors.

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VRE Will Suspend Service Without PTC Extension

VRE Will Suspend Service Without PTC Extension

| October 21, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Railway Express (VRE) will be forced to suspend some, if not all, of its commuter rail service in Virginia and Washington D.C. after December 31, 2015 if Congress does not act to extend the deadline for implementing Positive Train Control (PTC).

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Motorists Band together to Oppose I-66 HOT Lanes

Motorists Band together to Oppose I-66 HOT Lanes

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Warrenton resident launched campaign requesting VDOT reconsider its plans for adding HOT lanes on I-66 between Washington, D.C and Haymarket.

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Residents Express Concerns over I-66 Widening

Residents Express Concerns over I-66 Widening

| June 4, 2015 | 1 Comment | News

Residents expressed their concerns about the future of commuting in western Prince William County at a public discussion, regarding plans to improve I-66.

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OmniRide to Participate in Bus-on-Shoulder Pilot Program

OmniRide to Participate in Bus-on-Shoulder Pilot Program

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments | News

Starting March 23, PRTC’s OmniRide commuter buses will be authorized to drive on the paved shoulders in specific areas of I-66 inside the Beltway when the regular lanes are highly congested.

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