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Virginia Department of Transportation

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  • Williamsburg city council discusses road plans at work session

    Williamsburg city council discusses road plans at work session
    WILLIAMSBURG - After devoting its Saturday retreat to the topic, City Council spent the two hours of Monday's work session continuing to discuss its goals and initiatives for the next two years. Among the topics of discussion were roadwork improvements....
  • Transportation fund dollars down from earlier estimates

    Transportation fund dollars down from earlier estimates
    The region's recent dip in gas prices is affecting the amount of money transportation officials are collecting from the Hampton Roads Transportation Fund. In a report compiled by John W. Lawson, Virginia Department of Transportation chief financial...
  • Gloucester weekly crime log

    In the 6800 block of Waltons Lane A report of shoplifting was received on Sept. 1 from Wal-Mart. Loss prevention observed a female conceal merchandise, including wearing a pair of boots out of the store. Items valued at $93.18 were recovered. Larisa...
  • Virginia Gazette Last Word for Sept. 6: Parking scofflaws; Today's specials; Electronic devices

    Virginia Gazette Last Word for Sept. 6: Parking scofflaws; Today's specials; Electronic devices
    Parking scofflaws "It doesn't seem that the parking police work on weekends and holidays. A lot of individuals take advantage of parking for longer than the two-hour limit or whatever it may be. People use the parking spots. It seems police should...
  • Overnight lane closures next week for Hampton Roads, Monitor-Merrimac Memorial bridge-tunnels

    Overnight lane closures next week for Hampton Roads, Monitor-Merrimac Memorial bridge-tunnels
    One lane in both the Hampton Roads and the Monitor-Merrimac Memorial bridge-tunnels for traffic headed from the Peninsula to the Southside will be closed overnight through most of next week as Virginia Department of Transportation crews perform...
  • Gloucester bridge closed over safety concerns

    GLOUCESTER – A bridge in Gloucester County already slated for replacement next year was closed on Thursday because of deterioration. Creig Moore with Gloucester's emergency management department said his office was notified by the Virginia...
  • Where retreating from rising seas is the only option

    SAXIS, Virginia (Reuters) - This town on Chesapeake Bay is losing three to five feet (1 to 1.5 meters) of shoreline a year and suffered damage during hurricane Sandy. But like hundreds of rural communities along the coast, it is competing with much...
  • Cosby Mill Road project halted for Verizon

    Cosby Mill Road project halted for Verizon
    NEW KENT — Residents and commuters on Cosby Mill Road will have to wait a while before the road completely reopens. According to VDOT spokesperson Jessica Cowadin, the 4.3-mile Quinton road is down to one lane, and will soon close for five-to-...
  • Last triathlon for 2014 will bring some road delays

    Last triathlon for 2014 will bring some road delays
    JAMES CITY - The last of the summer's three triathlons visits greater Williamsburg this weekend. If it finishes on time, it will avoid a potential conflict with one of the area's most popular events - the annual Kiwanis Shrimp Feast. Saturday's...
  • VDOT to finish bridge project

    Lanes over the bridge leading to Gwynn’s Island will once again be reduced to one lane next month, but officials say it should be the last time for a long while. According to the Virginia Department of Transportation, painting work and gear...
  • Heavy traffic expected in Hampton Roads Labor Day weekend

    Heavy traffic expected in Hampton Roads Labor Day weekend
    Whether you're staying in Hampton Roads for the Labor Day weekend holiday or traveling away from home, prepare for heavy traffic on the roadways. A Labor Day travel forecast by AAA predicts that more people will travel during the weekend than any year...
  • Virginia Gazette Last Word for Aug. 27: Dangerous intersection; Cheaper gas; Truism

    Virginia Gazette Last Word for Aug. 27: Dangerous intersection; Cheaper gas; Truism
    Dangerous intersection "The traffic light at the intersection of Monticello Avenue and Courthouse Commons shopping center has been malfunctioning for months. Cars waiting to turn left onto Monticello, or go straight across into Courthouse Commons from...