Tag: Albemarle County

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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: March 20-24

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Bridge work on Route 810 in Albemarle County begins March 20

VDOT will close Route 810 in the vicinity of Chap Place Lane in Albemarle County for four weeks beginning on March 20.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: March 13-17

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Albemarle County community celebrates groundbreaking for new Pantops Station 16

Albemarle County officials joined community stakeholders Tuesday at the official groundbreaking ceremony for the new Pantops Station 16.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: March 6-10

The following work is scheduled on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and Charlottesville.


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Albemarle County receives AAA rating from all three credit rating agencies

Albemarle County continues to be a member of an elite group of triple-AAA rated counties nationwide.


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Route 29-North Hollymead Drive intersection closure extended to Wednesday night

Work at the intersection of Route 29 and North Hollymead Drive will close the intersection to traffic overnight Wednesday.


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North Hollymead Drive closed at Route 29 two nights next week

Construction across the intersection of Route 29 and North Hollymead Drive will close the intersection to traffic overnight.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Feb. 27-March 3

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Feb. 20-24

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Charlottesville, Albemarle County join program to reduce solar energy costs

Charlottesville and Albemarle County have recently teamed up to join a program encouraging solar energy development.


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David Swanson: Understanding Robert E. Lee supporters

A message to those who consider it disgraceful to have a giant statue of Robert E. Lee in the middle of Charlottesville.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Feb. 13-17

The following work is scheduled on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and Charlottesville.


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Good riddance to Robert E. Lee

Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, the city of Charlottesville, Va., city council has voted to remove an imposing statue of Robert E. Lee.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Week of Feb. 6-10

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Landes withdraws budget amendment on voluntary settlements between local governments

Steve Landes has withdrawn an item intended to address the revenue sharing agreement between Albemarle County and Charlottesville.


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Doug Walker appointed interim county executive in Albemarle County

Former Waynesboro city manager Doug Walker has been appointed Interim County Executive for Albemarle County effective February 1.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Jan. 30-Feb. 3

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Community conversation on future of Albemarle County economy

Albemarle County is facing critical choices about how its approach to economic development should evolve.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Week of Jan. 23-27

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Route 795 bridge in Albemarle County to close Jan. 23 for rehab work

Beginning Jan. 23, VDOT will close the Route 795 (Blenheim Road) bridge over Hardware River in Albemarle County.


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Secretary Layne announces Route 29-Hydraulic Road land use, transportation study

A land use and transportation planning study of the Route 29-Hydraulic Road and Hillsdale Drive-Hydraulic Road intersections begins in March.


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Virginia State Police respond to school bus fire on Interstate 64

Virginia State Police Trooper L.B. Dowell responded to a vehicle fire at the 103 mile marker on Interstate 64 in Albemarle County.


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Albemarle County Fire Rescue hosting volunteer recruiting events

This Saturday, Albemarle County Fire Rescue is hosting open houses at all fire-rescue stations throughout the county.


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Interstate 64 pothole patching scheduled for Thursday

Crews will patch potholes on Interstate 64 in both directions from mile marker 99 on Afton Mountain to mile marker 143 in Louisa County.


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Albemarle County acquires two new properties under conservation program

Albemarle County now boasts 9,284 acres of permanently protected land with its recent acquisition of two new easements: Brigish and Moon.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Week of Jan. 9-13

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Albemarle County Board of Supervisors elects new chair, vice chair

The Albemarle County Board of Supervisors conducted its first meeting of 2017.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts for Dec. 26-Jan. 6

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Home for the holidays? Remind visitors of traffic restrictions on Route 29 north of Charlottesville

Traffic restrictions on Route 29 between Polo Grounds Road and Hollymead Town Center will remain in effect over the Christmas holiday.


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VDOT News: Pothole patching on Interstate 64 tomorrow

VDOT will take advantage of favorable weather Tuesday to patch potholes along both directions of Interstate 64 in Albemarle and Louisa.


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Albemarle asks Charlottesville to defer on biking at Ragged Mountain

Albemarle County has asked Charlottesville to defer action on a proposed ordinance establishing the Ragged Mountain Natural Area Rules of Use.


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Think politicians are trying to scare you? You’re not paranoid

I answered the phone in Charlottesville, and a man pretending to work for the Albemarle County sheriff’s department asked me to identify myself.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Week of Dec. 12-16

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.


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Pothole patching on Interstate 64 scheduled for Friday

Crews will patch potholes on Interstate 64 in both directions from mile marker 99 on Afton Mountain to mile marker 143 in Louisa County.


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Albemarle County executive stepping down effective Feb. 1

Albemarle County Executive Tom Foley is stepping down on Feb. 1 to assume the position of County Administrator for Stafford County.


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Albemarle County, Charlottesville replace breathing apparatus equipment

Albemarle County Fire Rescue and the Charlottesville Fire Department announced the replacement of Self Contained Breathing Apparatus.


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Route 29-Rio Road intersection project completed on time, within budget

The Route 29-Rio Road grade-separated intersection was completed Friday, meeting its fixed completion date and finishing within budget.


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Interstate 64 corridor study open house set for Dec. 12

A public meeting on the ongoing Interstate 64 corridor study has been scheduled for 5-7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12.


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Route 29 Solutions Traffic Alerts: Week of Dec. 5-9

The following work is scheduled, weather permitting, on the Route 29 corridor in Albemarle County and the city of Charlottesville.