September 25, 2016
LIVING, as we do, along the East Coast’s main north–south highways and rail lines has brought both prosperity and pain to our region for generations.
September 19, 2016
Residents and businesses in the Fredericksburg region know firsthand that travel delays on Interstate 95 bring uncertainty, loss of time and huge hidden costs to families and businesses alike.
August 27, 2016
With the final phase of the draft of the Washington to Richmond High Speed Rail study set to be released this fall, I want to outline why it’s so important to our region.
July 9, 2016
Discussions of high-speed rail running through the Fredericksburg region have come and gone for decades like so many freight trains.
July 7, 2016
A meeting about the proposed D.C. to Richmond Southeast High Speed Rail project is scheduled 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday, July 11, 2016. The meeting will be held at Fredericksburg Christian Upper School, 9400 Thornton Rolling Rd. in Fredericksburg.
June 8, 2016
Bob Benson explains how the terrain at his Spotsylvania home is steep and wooded, which is one reason he questions why it was included in a possible route for a new high-speed rail line from Washington to Richmond.
May 18, 2016
Last month, the Hanover County Board of Supervisors and the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation (DRPT) held a public meeting to address concerns that Hanoverians had about the proposed high-speed rail. The meeting hosted a public question and answer session, where Hanover residents could address their questions and concerns to DRPT.