Virginia, North Carolina Ahead on Regional Rail
April 13, 2016
Virginia and North Carolina have their act together trying to improve passenger railroad service.
Residents come out in full force about rail proposal
April 12, 2016
Hundreds of Hanover County and Ashland residents gathered Monday, April 4, in the Patrick Henry High School auditorium to attend a public meeting concerning the potential DC2RVA high-speed rail project.
High-speed rail meeting draws crowd
April 6, 2016
A public meeting that addressed concerns regarding the proposed high-speed rail that could run through Hanover County drew a crowd of residents and government officials alike to the Patrick Henry High School auditorium Monday.
Hanover residents turn out to oppose high-speed rail proposals
April 5, 2016
A meeting about a high-speed rail project in Hanover County on Monday turned contentious at times, with many community members voicing disapproval for the project that could cut between 15 and 20 minutes of travel time between Richmond and the nation’s capital.
Editorial: Local items dominate week's news
April 1, 2016
Proposed highways and intersections generate controversy. It is no surprise that plans for high(er)-speed rail have provoked contention in Hanover.
One proposed high speed rail option leaves residents in Hanover uncertain
March 31, 2016
Mike Valentine stood on his land in Hanover County. Ashland and county officials have proposed a bypass to the west after opposition to the project in the town.
Opponents to high speed rail organize group
March 29, 2016
The possibility of high-speed rail invading western Hanover County has prompted some affected citizens to mobilize and initiate a nonprofit group in opposition to the proposed western route.