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20 Apr 2015

Putting the brakes on Virginia speed traps

The highway through Hopewell may not be paved in gold, but that has not stopped the city from making a mint off it.

27 Feb 2013

2 New Specialty License Plates for Virginians

Virginians will soon have two new options for specialty license plates: one for fans of the Washington Nationals baseball team, and the other sporting the words “Peace Begins at Home.”

06 Feb 2013

Governor’s Transportation Plan Hits Roadblock

Gov. Bob McDonnell expressed his disgust after his transportation funding package was derailed by Senate Democrats late Tuesday.

05 Feb 2013

Study Ranks D.C. Traffic Worst in U.S.

The Texas Transportation Institute’s “Urban Mobility Report,” released Tuesday, rates the traffic congestion in the Washington, D.C, metro area as the worst in the country.

31 Jan 2013

Governor Rejoices as Transportation Plan Moves Forward

Gov. Bob McDonnell has reason to celebrate after the House Finance Committee on Wednesday approved a key part of the transportation plan that he hopes will define his term.

27 Jan 2013

I-64 May Get Millions to Ease Congestion

Gov. Bob McDonnell’s transportation budget would provide millions of dollars for road and rail projects along Interstate 64 from Newport News to Richmond to ease traffic congestion.

15 Jan 2013

Conservative Caucus Concerned About Roads Plan

Members of the General Assembly’s Conservative Caucus today detailed its concerns about Gov. Bob McDonnell’s transportation overhaul plan, which would eliminate Virginia’s gasoline tax and raise its state sales tax.

08 Jan 2013

Area Lawmakers Applaud Governor’s Transportation Plan

With the General Assembly set to convene, Governor Bob McDonnell proposed a plan to increase Virginia’s sales tax and abolish its nearly 27-year-old gas tax, making Virginia the first state in the country to do so.