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.
In May, the Board of Supervisors directed staff to study adding up to 233 acres of land into the development area because a potential business (Deschutes Brewery) said they might want to locate there. On Wednesday, the board unanimously voted ...Vote Now