Search: Dede Smith
September 18, 2013
The Charlottesville City Council has directed staff to develop a cost estimate for a new Belmont Bridge that would be safer for pedestrian and cyclists, but has not discarded an option to tunnel Avon Street underneath the railroad. “The primary focus of this next phase is that if we’re ...
July 24, 2012
Environmentalists warn federal bills could threaten public lands In the latest chapter of the debate between resource extraction and conservation, Virginia environmentalists are taking aim at a crop of legislation moving through the U.S. House of Representatives that they say would damage protected wilderness areas in Virginia and around ...
Crews at the University of Virginia recently replaced pedestrian-activated "in-pavement crosswalk lighting markers" with signals called "rectangular rapidly flashing beacons." The city plans to replace its in-pavement signals over time with the new beacons because the in-ground ones cost more ...Vote Now