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May 17, 2019

READY, SET, SUMMER! MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND KICKS OFF BUSY TRAVEL SEASON
VDOT lifts lane closures to get you to summer fun faster and safer

RICHMOND, Va. – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is making your Memorial Day weekend travel easier by suspending most highway work zones and lifting most lane closures on interstates and other major roads in Virginia from noon Friday, May 24, until noon Tuesday, May 28.

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May 15, 2019

CTB RENAMES JEFFERSON DAVIS HIGHWAY IN ARLINGTON COUNTY
Amherst County bridge named after fallen trooper; Round 3 Smart Scale changes approved

ARLINGTON, Va. – At its May meeting, the Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) took action on the renaming of U.S. Route 1 and Virginia Route 110 within the County of Arlington from “Jefferson Davis Highway” to “Richmond Highway,” as requested by the county.

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May 8, 2019

PEDAL POWER! BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY IS MAY 8
May designated as Bike Month in Virginia; events planned across the state

RICHMOND, Va. – Students across the Commonwealth are strapping on helmets and biking to school on Wednesday, May 8, for National Bike to School Day. So far, 289 Virginia schools have shared their planned activities on the official event website

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April 12, 2019

Secretary Of Transportation Announces Leadership Changes

RICHMOND – Today Secretary of Transportation Shannon Valentine announced important leadership changes within the Transportation Secretariat.

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