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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
VA: Former Airport Executive Director Sues Peninsula Airport Commissionexchanges, Spirito contends, intentionally conveyed "the false implication" tha
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 hours ago
exchanges, Spirito contends, intentionally conveyed "the false implication" that he was shredding evidence related to the Virginia Department of Transportation examination of a $5 million line of credit to People Express Airlines almost three... Read more
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Daily Press
Former airport executive director sues Peninsula Airport Commissionexchanges, Spirito contends, intentionally conveyed “the false implication” tha
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
exchanges, Spirito contends, intentionally conveyed “the false implication” that he was shredding evidence related to the Virginia Department of Transportation examination of a $5 million line of credit to People Express Airlines almost three... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton Roads' snowfall 'twice the normal' for JanuaryWednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday in southeastern Virginia. None of the crashes res
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Wednesday and 8 a.m. Thursday in southeastern Virginia. None of the crashes resulted in fatalities. Paula Miller of the Virginia Department of Transportation said the interstates and primary roadways remained largely clear this week and required... Read more
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Daily Press
Wednesday snow throws off school schedule againYork County, Gloucester, Mathews, W-JCC, Isle of Wight and Poquoson had made th
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
York County, Gloucester, Mathews, W-JCC, Isle of Wight and Poquoson had made the decision to cancel school Thursday. Virginia Department of Transportation officials urged motorists to travel with extreme caution Thursday morning. VDOT crews... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT: Conditions Improving on Central Virginia Roads01/17/2018 Release from the Virginia Department of Transportation: CULPEPER —
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 4 days ago
01/17/2018 Release from the Virginia Department of Transportation: CULPEPER — Crews with the Virginia Department of Transportation continue snow operations across Central Virginia as the early morning snow begins to taper to flurries. Most major... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Family of California couple accused of locking up children release statementcame to their home. VDOT issues travel warning in southwest VirginiaVDOT issue
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 days ago
came to their home. VDOT issues travel warning in southwest VirginiaVDOT issues travel warning in southwest Virginia The Virginia Department of Transportation is warning drivers to expect slick road condition Tuesday afternoon into... Read more
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Daily Press
NWS: Peninsula likely to get 1-2 inches of snow Wednesdaysnow, for one thing, so hopefully it won’t be as severe as the last snow we saw
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
snow, for one thing, so hopefully it won’t be as severe as the last snow we saw,” said Jenny O’Quinn, a spokeswoman for the Virginia Department of Transportation. “Temperatures won’t be as low as we last saw.” Temperatures should start around 33... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT Pretreating Roads in Central Va., Shenandoah Valley for SnowVirginia Department of Transportation has spent most of Tuesday pretreating roa
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 5 days ago
Virginia Department of Transportation has spent most of Tuesday pretreating roads all across the area. The department sent its salt and brine trucks along Interstate 64 from the Shenandoah Valley through Louisa County. Night shift crews will work... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
CAUGHT ON VIDEO: Crews rescue deer trapped in icecame to their home. VDOT issues travel warning in southwest VirginiaVDOT issue
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 days ago
came to their home. VDOT issues travel warning in southwest VirginiaVDOT issues travel warning in southwest Virginia The Virginia Department of Transportation is warning drivers to expect slick road condition Tuesday afternoon into... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
VDOT issues travel warning in southwest Virginia The Virginia Department of Transportation is warning drivers to expect slick
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 days ago
The Virginia Department of Transportation is warning drivers to expect slick road condition Tuesday afternoon into Wednesday. The Virginia Department... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT Prepares Roads for Forecast Wintry WeatherVirginia Department of Transportation Press Release: CULPEPER — The Virginia D
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 5 days ago
Virginia Department of Transportation Press Release: CULPEPER — The Virginia Department of Transportation’s Culpeper District is preparing for a winter storm that is forecast to sweep across Virginia overnight Tuesday and early Wednesday... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT Pretreating Roadways In Shenandoah Valley01/15/2018 Release from the Virginia Department of Transportation: STAUNTON -
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 6 days ago
01/15/2018 Release from the Virginia Department of Transportation: STAUNTON - (11:10 a.m.) Snow is forecasted for much of Virginia tomorrow. On Monday, January 15, the Virginia Department of Transportation Staunton District is pretreating... Read more
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Daily Press
Longtime Newport News Councilman Bateman won't seek re-electionfor TowneBank. After state Transportation Secretary Aubrey Layne read the news
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
for TowneBank. After state Transportation Secretary Aubrey Layne read the news reports in January 2017, he ordered the Virginia Department of Transportation to conduct an audit that explored how the decision was made to guarantee the loan.... Read more
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Daily Press
5 scheduled openings at Coleman Bridge Fridayif you're traveling over the Coleman Bridge on Friday. There are five schedule
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
if you're traveling over the Coleman Bridge on Friday. There are five scheduled openings at the bridge, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. The bridge, on US-17 between York and Gloucester counties, is scheduled to open at 8... Read more
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Motley Fool
Transurban Group receives US$565 million extension approvalworld. Most of its revenue is derived in Australia but it’s growing in the USA.
Motley Fool / Posted 11 days ago
world. Most of its revenue is derived in Australia but it’s growing in the USA. This morning Transurban announced that the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has accepted its offer to extend the I-95 Express Lanes to Fredericksburg. The... Read more
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TheBull
Transurban to extend US I-95 express lanesagency to extend its interstate 95 express lanes another 16 kilometres south in
TheBull / Posted 11 days ago
agency to extend its interstate 95 express lanes another 16 kilometres south into Fredericksburg. The company says the Virginia Department of Transportation has also accepted the construction of new access points to the existing express lanes,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Fluvanna County Looking for Feedback on Streetscape Plans for Palmyrato improve other aspects of Palmyra's streetscape, from sidewalks to historic-l
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 days ago
to improve other aspects of Palmyra's streetscape, from sidewalks to historic-looking street lights. It is working with the Virginia Department of Transportation to get funding for that project. The traffic and parking re-design is expected to get... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Winter storm wreaks havoc on regionsnowfall, the snow began sticking rapidly, causing traffic nightmares for those
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
snowfall, the snow began sticking rapidly, causing traffic nightmares for those who were on the roads. By 5 a.m. Thursday, Virginia Department of Transportation crews were busy plowing and applying treatment materials to state-maintained roads... Read more
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Daily Press
Tolling on 64 Express Lanes on Southside begins WednesdayThe Virginia Department of Transportation has opened a temporary E-ZPass custom
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
The Virginia Department of Transportation has opened a temporary E-ZPass customer service center to assist with new tolling on a stretch on Reversible Roadway on the Southside, which launches Wednesday morning. Motorists will need an E-ZPass or... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Woman accused of shooting trooper indicted on attempted capital murder chargewater main break dumps water onto I-95 This is the second water main break to
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
water main break dumps water onto I-95 This is the second water main break to impact I-95 this week. (Source: NBC12) The Virginia Department of Transportation says a water main break lead to water pouring onto the interstate at the Hermitage Road... Read more
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Daily Press
Most Peninsula-area schools remain closed Tuesday as region digs out from snow, icethe area on Monday, melting snow and slush covering roadways. It was not expect
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
the area on Monday, melting snow and slush covering roadways. It was not expected to hit below freezing overnight, but the Virginia Department of Transportation warned of possible refreezing across the Hampton Roads area. Any rain that fell — a 60... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT Issues Black Ice Warning to Driverselectronic message boards along Interstate 64 warn drivers heading up Afton Mou
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
electronic message boards along Interstate 64 warn drivers heading up Afton Mountain to beware of black ice. The Virginia Department of Transportation did not pre-treat the interstates because crews predicted that the rain would wash it... Read more
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Daily Press
Freezing rain in Southeast Virginia could impact evening, morning commutesOfficials with Virginia Department of Transportation are urging motorists to tr
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
Officials with Virginia Department of Transportation are urging motorists to travel with caution late Monday afternoon through Tuesday morning, as precipitation, potentially freezing rain, could cause icy roadways. The National Weather Service is... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
VDOT: Freezing Rain Could Create Slippery Conditions01/08/2018 Release from Virginia Department of Transportation: RICHMOND, Virgi
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
01/08/2018 Release from Virginia Department of Transportation: RICHMOND, Virginia – While the thermometer is expected to climb above freezing today, pavement temperatures may not. The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is warning motorists... Read more
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CBS News
Frigid temps move in as winter blast's death toll risesthe flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia dep
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
the flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia deploys hundreds of workers to clear roads The Virginia Department of Transportation has more than 1,500 workers working 12-hour shifts with more than 1,400 pieces of... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
VDOT works to clear secondary roads, neighborhoodsVirginia Department of Transportation crews say they're doing all they can to m
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 15 days ago
Virginia Department of Transportation crews say they're doing all they can to make the roads safer after Wednesday's snowstorm. Despite the fact that many side roads are still covered in snow and ice, officials say all of the roads should now be... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Officials: Water system is down in Keystonetrying to escape the frigid cold temperatures. Road crews still busy into Frid
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 15 days ago
trying to escape the frigid cold temperatures. Road crews still busy into FridayRoad crews still busy into Friday The Virginia department of transportation road crews are busy this Friday, mainly on back roads that weren't cleared... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Warming station open in Richlands due to power outagestrying to escape the frigid cold temperatures. Road crews still busy into Frid
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 15 days ago
trying to escape the frigid cold temperatures. Road crews still busy into FridayRoad crews still busy into Friday The Virginia department of transportation road crews are busy this Friday, mainly on back roads that weren't cleared... Read more
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CBS News
East Coast locked in wickedly cold weekendthe flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia dep
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
the flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia deploys hundreds of workers to clear roads The Virginia Department of Transportation has more than 1,500 workers working 12-hour shifts with more than 1,400 pieces of... Read more
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CBS News
East Coast locked in wickedly cold weekend with bitter wind chillsthe flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia dep
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
the flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia deploys hundreds of workers to clear roads The Virginia Department of Transportation has more than 1,500 workers working 12-hour shifts with more than 1,400 pieces of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Bluefield Union Mission, Princeton Rescue provides shelter in freezing tempstrying to escape the frigid cold temperatures. Road crews still busy into Frid
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 16 days ago
trying to escape the frigid cold temperatures. Road crews still busy into FridayRoad crews still busy into Friday The Virginia department of transportation road crews are busy this Friday, mainly on back roads that weren't cleared... Read more
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Daily Press
Peninsula area begins digging out from 5 to 15 inches of snowexpected to range from zero to minus-15 - is in effect until Saturday morning.
Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
expected to range from zero to minus-15 - is in effect until Saturday morning. Friday afternoon, municipalities and the Virginia Department of Transportation were working to clear the roads, and will continue through the weekend given the frigid... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Road crews still busy into FridayThe Virginia department of transportation road crews are busy this Friday, main
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 16 days ago
The Virginia department of transportation road crews are busy this Friday, mainly on back roads that weren't cleared overnight. but it is indeed those cold temperatures, and wind, that makes a one-inch snowfall so difficult, as typical road salt is... Read more
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CBS News
Brutal cold follows massive winter storm on much of East Coastthe flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia dep
CBS News / Posted 16 days ago
the flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia deploys hundreds of workers to clear roads The Virginia Department of Transportation has more than 1,500 workers working 12-hour shifts with more than 1,400 pieces of... Read more
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CBS News
Huge storm slams East Coast with snow, cold blastthe flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia dep
CBS News / Posted 17 days ago
the flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves. 9:14 a.m.: Virginia deploys hundreds of workers to clear roads The Virginia Department of Transportation has more than 1,500 workers working 12-hour shifts with more than 1,400 pieces of... Read more
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CBS News
Huge storm slams East Coast with snow, strong windsthe flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves.9:14 a.m.: Virginia depl
CBS News / Posted 17 days ago
the flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves.9:14 a.m.: Virginia deploys hundreds of workers to clear roads The Virginia Department of Transportation has more than 1,500 workers working 12-hour shifts with more than 1,400 pieces of... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Winter storm shuts down regioninches of snow in some areas and wind gusts 25 miles per hour and higher, causi
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
inches of snow in some areas and wind gusts 25 miles per hour and higher, causing white-out conditions at times. Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) crews continue plowing and treating state-maintained roads across the... Read more
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CBS News
Massive winter storm roars into Northeastthe flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves.9:14 a.m.: Virginia depl
CBS News / Posted 18 days ago
the flight crew decided to attempt a rescue themselves.9:14 a.m.: Virginia deploys hundreds of workers to clear roads The Virginia Department of Transportation has more than 1,500 workers working 12-hour shifts with more than 1,400 pieces of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Albemarle County Supervisors Approve Traffic Studyusing the entire roadway,” says Mallek. The study will also look at what size
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 18 days ago
using the entire roadway,” says Mallek. The study will also look at what size of truck is appropriate for the roads. The Virginia Department of Transportation has already given its preliminary approval of the study. Funding for the study will be... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Augusta County Reviews Proposal for Dominion Energy Construction Yardcompleted and they move on to the next area,” says John Wilkinson, Augusta Coun
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 18 days ago
completed and they move on to the next area,” says John Wilkinson, Augusta County director of community development. The Virginia Department of Transportation recommends the board deny the permit if Dominion can't find a safe entrance for traffic... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
McAuliffe tells Virginians to 'take necessary precautions now'state active duty and 30 vehicles for possible assistance with the state's seve
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 18 days ago
state active duty and 30 vehicles for possible assistance with the state's severe winter weather response operations. The Virginia Department of Transportation crews are pretreating roads throughout the eastern half of the state. More than 1,500... Read more
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Daily Press
Lane closures on major Peninsula-area roadways Jan. 2-6The Virginia Department of Transportation will suspend most highway work zones
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
The Virginia Department of Transportation will suspend most highway work zones and lift lane closures on interstates and other major roads from noon Friday to noon Jan. 2, according to a news release. The following lane closures are scheduled on... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Man dies at hospital after shooting at trooper, deputy on I-95which is under investigation. The incident closed all lanes of northbound Inte
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 23 days ago
which is under investigation. The incident closed all lanes of northbound Interstate 95 in Stafford, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. STAFFORD: #UPDATE I-95 northbound remains closed due to police activity. Traffic is... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
I-64 Express Lanes tolling begins in JanuaryNORFOLK, Va. – The Virginia Department of Transportation said that it will star
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 23 days ago
NORFOLK, Va. – The Virginia Department of Transportation said that it will start tolling the I-64 Express Lanes on January 10, 2018. Residents in Hampton Roads will have a choice to use tolling lanes, compared to free general purpose lanes during... Read more
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Daily Press
VDOT schedules ramp closures for I-64 widening projectVirginia Department of Transportation contractor crews will close several Inter
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
Virginia Department of Transportation contractor crews will close several Interstate 64 on- and off-ramps in York County from Jan. 2-5 as part of the second segment of the widening project — from Route 199 at exit 242 to Yorktown Road at exit... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Trooper dodges bullet as driver in I-95 crash opens fireshot is unknown at this time. The incident closed all lanes of northbound Inte
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 24 days ago
shot is unknown at this time. The incident closed all lanes of northbound Interstate 95 in Stafford, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. STAFFORD: #UPDATE I-95 northbound remains closed due to police activity. Traffic is... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Chester crash closes I-95 rampson and off Interstate 95 south at Route 10 in Chester (Exit 61) were closed Sat
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 29 days ago
on and off Interstate 95 south at Route 10 in Chester (Exit 61) were closed Saturday night due to a crash, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. Images from the interstate taken around 8:45 p.m. showed multiple police and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
VA: Bank, Law Firm to Pay Newport News Airport $2M to Settle Dispute Over People Express Loan$4.5 million debt. The Daily Press learned about that payment in January, and
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted a month ago
$4.5 million debt. The Daily Press learned about that payment in January, and began a series of stories on the issue. A Virginia Department of Transportation audit conducted in response to the news stories found other concerns with airport... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Peninsula Airport Commission reaches $2M agreement with TowneBank over loan disputeto People Express Airlines, and help satisfy the defaulted loans of People Expr
WTKR Norfolk / Posted a month ago
to People Express Airlines, and help satisfy the defaulted loans of People Express Airlines at Towne Bank. In June, the Virginia Department of Transportation recommended the Peninsula Airport Commission reimburse the Commonwealth of Virginia... Read more

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