Economic impact study needed on U.S. 29 plan
Daily Progress Editorial Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 6 a.m.
Navigating the construction labyrinth at the intersection of McIntire Road and the U.S. 250 Bypass provides a veiled glimpse of what might be in store for Albemarle County's primary thoroughfare.
Work on the Meadow Creek Parkway interchange, however, scarcely compares to what is planned for the intersection of Rio Road and U.S. 29.
City planner and urban designer Jeff Speck, a leading expert on how communities around the country can become more livable, walkable and economically viable, suggested in his presentation at the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center that by replacing traffic ...Vote Now