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Dec. 1, 2021
ENROLLMENT NOW OPEN FOR 2022 VDOT TOLL RELIEF PROGRAM
Norfolk and Portsmouth residents encouraged to apply to enhanced program
RICHMOND – The Virginia Department of Transportation today announced the start of the 2022 Toll Relief Program enrollment period. Beginning December 1, 2021, Norfolk and Portsmouth residents can apply for toll relief benefits until February 15, 2022. The newly enhanced program provides 50% off 2-axle tolls for the Downtown and Midtown tunnels to qualified residents. This discount is offered for up to 10 trips per week.
Nov. 22, 2021
VDOT IS READY TO GO FOR WINTER WEATHER AND SNOW
$211 million budget, staff, materials and equipment prepped
RICHMOND, Va. – As the seasons turn and the Commonwealth gets colder, VDOT is prepared to keep Virginia roadways clear and safe during coming snows and winter weather. Staffing, equipment and materials are in place and ready to go when winter arrives.
Nov. 18, 2021
VDOT HELPS IMPROVE TURKEY DAY TRAVEL TIME
VDOT lifts most lane closures; provides traffic and travel information to plan ahead
RICHMOND, Va. – To make Thanksgiving travel easier and safer for Virginians on the road to friends and family, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will suspend many highway work zones and lift most lane closures on interstates and other major roads in Virginia from noon on Wednesday, Nov. 24, until noon on Monday, Nov. 29.
Oct. 7, 2021
OCTOBER KICKS OFF AS VIRGINIA IS FOR LOVERS, NOT LITTER MONTH
Month-long multi-agency campaign for a litter-free Virginia
RICHMOND – Governor Ralph Northam issued a proclamation declaring October as Virginia is for Lovers, Not Litter Month. This year marks the inaugural celebration of a month-long initiative that focuses on raising awareness about litter and encouraging all Virginians to commit to do their part to keep the Commonwealth litter-free.