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Jan. 16, 2019

COMMONWEALTH TRANSPORTATION BOARD RELEASES DRAFT SMART SCALE PROJECT SCORES
Projects will be reviewed and scored for funding in June 2019

RICHMOND, Va. – The Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) this week released scores for transportation projects that have been vetted and validated through the third round of the SMART SCALE prioritization program. The SMART SCALE process ensures an objective, data-driven approach to selecting which transportation projects to develop in the Commonwealth and the delivery of projects that offer the most beneficial improvements to a region. 

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Jan. 13, 2019

VDOT: Adjust Travel for the Conditions During Wintry Weather
Plan travel around the storm in your area

Snowplow moving snow along a road.RICHMOND, Va. – The first winter storm of 2019 has arrived in the Commonwealth, and the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is responding to treat and plow roads, where needed, as a mix of snow, freezing rain, and rain continues to fall.

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Jan. 12, 2019

VDOT: PLAN TRAVEL AROUND WINTER STORM, NOT DURING
More winter weather moving across the Commonwealth

RICHMOND, Va. – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) advises motorists to monitor weather and delay unnecessary travel as another band of wintry weather sweeps across the Commonwealth today into Sunday, bringing a mix of snow, sleet and rain.

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Jan. 11, 2019

MOTORISTS: PREPARE FOR WINTER WEATHER THIS WEEKEND
Roads are pretreated and VDOT crews stand ready for the arrival of snow & ice

RICHMOND, Va. – The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) urges motorists to plan weekend travel around the winter weather. A storm is expected to bring snow, freezing rain and sleet to much of the Commonwealth beginning Saturday. Winter weather is expected to continue throughout Sunday.

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