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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 ...
Charlottesville officials are considering changing rules governing a network of trails at the Ragged Mountain Natural Area. Previously the natural area was a passive recreational space with prohibitions on cycling, running and walking dogs. City staff held a community engagement ...Vote Now